Lighting the Way for Learning and Living


Welcome to the National Website of Alpha Pi Chi National Sorority, Inc., a not-for-profit service organization whose aim is to provide scholarship, service and support throughout our communities, the organization is a national sisterhood of predominately African-American professional women. Chapters of the sorority located in the Midwest, Northeast and Southeast regions of the country. Our national programs and initiatives offer tangible examples of our motto “Lighting The Way For Learning and Living”.

The 2017-20 triennium theme for Alpha Pi Chi National Sorority is “Growth + Learning= A Stronger Organization”. With growth as our focus, widening our ability to provide service and resources to underserved communities, provide leadership development for our members and become active participants in today’s civic engagement. Opportunities for personal growth are developed through a combination of knowledge, skills, values and motivation that make a difference in the quality of life throughout our communities.

Our members experience a sense of a shared sisterhood with like-minded women. We invite you to connect, renew and reactivate your interest in Alpha Pi Chi National Sorority, Inc., as together we move forward in doing the work of Building for the Future.

Janice M. Granger
Alpha Pi Chi National Sorority, Inc.


The purpose of this Sorority shall be to advance a universal sisterhood between all women dedicated to the principles and ideals of a true democracy; to promote ethical concepts in human relations and a respect for the culture of all peoples; to study and understand current issues on a local, national and international level as they relate to world peace and progress; to train for leadership and participation as to civic responsibility; to develop the members socially, culturally and intellectually for a fuller realization of personal success.