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About Us

Mission Statement

The Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Delta Rho Omega Chapter Community Service Program, Inc. was established as a 501c3 on February 19, 1986. Renamed Ivy Rose Foundation, Inc. in 2007, the nonprofit partners with Delta Rho Omega Chapter and other organizations to provide information, services and scholarships to the community. 

2016 marked the 30th year of the Foundation’s existence. Through the charitable, literary, educational and cultural principles which are the foundation of our existence we look forward to the next decade of service and contributions we provide towards the revitalization of communities by:

  • Elevating the quality of life for residents of the community

  • Conducting or sponsoring public forums on areas of need and interest to the general public

  • Providing scholarships, awards and grants to deserving individuals and organizations

  • Providing and promoting educational and cultural opportunities and activities

  • Operating in accordance with the laws of the IRS and New York State Bureau of Charities

Board of Directors

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Yolanda Holmes


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First Vice President

Katuisca Lawrence

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Second Vice President

Celeste Lewis

AderoZaire Green-Kingston

Recording Secretary


Natasha Elie-Louissaint



Financial Secretary

Directors at Large

Monique Okumakpeyi

Sabrina Gates

Wanda Berry Joseph

Christina Hodges

Kayona Wall

Linda DeHart

Faith Corbett


Annual Reports

2015 Report

2016 Report

Important Notice:

We have always prioritized safety and in these uncertain times, this is no different. We are practicing and enforcing best practices for social distancing and self-isolation in the midst of COVID-19.


We encourage you to stay safe. This includes practicing safe social distancing. 


Until then, connect with us virtually online via our website and social media channels. This is where you’ll find any updates on how we are managing the safety of you and our community.

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