This distinction is given to active sorority members who have at least 25 years of membership in Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated.
This special membership honor was presented at a formal Silver Star luncheon by Adrienne P-K Washington, South Eastern Regional Director, at the South Eastern Regional Conference, which was held in Memphis, Tenn., with over 2000 in attendance.
Grammer and Williams were initiated into the Iota Delta Omega Chapter, Clarksdale in 1988.
Both are charter members of Chi Mu Omega Chapter.
Chi Mu Omega Chapter was charter on December 6, 2003, at the Lampton Street Church of Christ in Mound Bayou, by the 22nd South Eastern Regional Director, Cynthia J. Finch, with 16 charter members from Mississippi, Georgia and Tennessee. Since that time, the chapter has established a visible presence in the community through its programs of service.
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated (AKA) is an international service organization that was founded on the campus of Howard University in Washington, D.C. in 1908. It is the oldest Greek-lettered organization established by African-American college-educated women.