GOLDSTROKE 2018 - Golf Tournament
On Friday, June 1st, 2018 the Lambda Gamma Gamma Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc (Fort Meade, MD). in conjunction with the Uplift Foundation will host its 15th Annual Gold Stroke Classic Benefit Golf Tournament at the Marlton Golf Club located at 9413 Midland Turn, Upper Marlboro, MD 20772.
Historically, this is a well-attended and exciting event for our patrons. Last year we had approximately 125 golfers and raised over $10,000 for scholarships that we provide to students that aspire to attend institutions of higher learning.
This year's theme is focused on "Prostate Cancer Awareness".
There are opportunities for golfers or organizations to sponsor hole signage or corporate sponsorship. Your contributions as sponsors and players will directly support this worthy cause while also providing a day of fun playing golf.
For more details regarding registration to golf or sponsorship opportunities please click the button below:
Gold Stroke 2018 Golf Sponsorship Information
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Colonel Charles Young Scholarship 2018
Congratulations to the 2017 High School and Continuing Education level scholarship awardees! Please CLICK HERE to view our 2017 scholarship recipients. The scholarships were awarded based on GPA, Extracurricular Activities and a graded essay assignment.
The 2018 Colonel Charles Young Memorial Scholarship contest is now underway. The topic for this year is:
"The 15th Amendment of 1870 granted African American men the right to vote! The Voting Rights Act of 1965 removed barrier allowing the majority of African Americans in the South to vote. The 19th Amendment of 1920 granted American women the right to vote.
According to the Center for American Women and Politics, woman ages 18-24 only had a 46% participation rate in 2016 and woman participation overall dropped from 63.7% in 2012 to 63.3% in the 2016 Presidential Election. African American’s voter participation fell, according to the US Census Bureau, to 59.6 in 2016 from 66.6% in 2012. The right to vote was a struggle for both groups to earn. In a 800 to 1200 word paper please:
(1) Offer some historical accounts on the struggle for Women and African Americans to earn the right to vote.
(2) Identify what you see as the primary causes for the recent drop by both groups and what recommendations can you offer to help prevent future voter participation decline?"
Scholarship application must be submitted no later than April 16th, 2018. Guidelines for preparing the essay along with the application can be found within the 2018 Charles Young Memorial Scholarship packet. Scholarship contestants should click here to download the application and related materials: CCYMS Scholarship Application 2018 (PDF).
The Colonel Charles E. Young Memorial Scholarship Continuing Education (CE) application is available for those seeking continuing education scholarship monies. The criteria and information application can be downloaded here CCYMS Continuing Education Application 2018.
If you have questions regarding the scholarship contest please email "LGGOPPScholarshipCommittee@gmail.com'.
Again, congratulations to the 2017 awardees!
A picture with the High School Level scholarship award ceremony from this past July during our annual QBQ cook out. As a chapter, LGG awards approximately $30,000 in scholarships annually. The picture has the students in the middle flanked to the left and right by Bro. Michael Coward, LGG Basileus and Bro Lawrence Shaw, Scholarship Committee Chair.
View the entire list of awardees: College/University recipients
Easter Egg Hunt! ~ Saturday March 31st, 2018
Lambda Gamma Gamma Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. (Fort Meade, Maryland) would like to thank all of our patrons, family, and friends who participated in our 19th Annual Easter Egg Hunt which was held on Saturday March 31st, 2018! The kids were ready to egg hunt, eat candy, have fun and meet the Easter Bunny!
This year's event was again held at the Fort Meade MWR facility lcoated at 909 Ernie Pyle Street on Saturday March 31st, 2018. The event started at 12:00pm and continued until 4:00pm. This event was free to the public and open to children 13 and under. There were more than 450 children participating in this year's event!
To view pictures of this year's event click here 2018 Easter Egg Hunt Photo Album.
For more details or questions regarding the event, please contact the Child & Youth Services at 301.677.1437 or Bro. Tommie Bennett via email at email@example.com.
Welcome to the Capital Region Que Homepage
Welcome to the official website of the Lambda Gamma Gamma chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Incorporated. Brother Michael Coward (Lambda Beta Beta, 1996) is the current Basileus of the chapter affectionately known as LGG among fraternity brothers, friends and followers. We are currently the second largest (active financial members) chapter in the fraternity and proudly represent a mix of civilian, active duty, reserve & National Guard, and retired military fraternity members. read more....
Lambda Gamma Gamma was formed in 1984 and has facilitated a total of 17 chapter leaders known in Omega dialogue as Basileus after the Greek word symbolizing leader of people among nations.
Want To Help? Donate To Our Scholarship Fund - Here's How
The Colonel Charles E. Young Scholarship Drive provides resources to the Uplift Foundation, 501(c) 3, with assistant from the Lambda Gamma Gamma Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. We award over $30,000 in scholarships annually to young men and women in the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia areas to attend universities throughout the US. Please support our youth by providing a tax deductible eligible donation to the Uplift Foundation today.