The Fellowmen of Groove
and sisters of Swing Phi Swing gathered at Lemon Hill to celebrate family, fellowship and charity at our annual Summertine Groove cookout which was initiated 36 years ago by dedicated men seeking to strengthen regional fellowship and charity.
October, 20th ------
Thirty four Members of Groove Phi Groove & Swing Phi Swing participated in a Day of Service ~ cleaning Finley Recreation Center
The Philadelphia Graduate Chapter, Inc.
continued its partnership with Temple University
Black Alumni Association - donating 168 “Culturally Correct” Books for minority children living in the predominately Black community of
North Philadelphia. The total value of our donation
nearly doubles the $1,000 donation of 2015.
A special thanks is extended to co-workers, family members and friends whom joined the fight to
improve literacy within the Black Community. View Caption in Philadelphia Tribune Newspaper. HERE
May 8th --------
attended the College Bus Tour which visited the Black Historic Morgan State University. The majority of our attendees listed Morgan State as one of their top choices and many applied for
admission, with 6 students offered early
A special thanks extended to all whom
donated and participated in this endeavor
which was cost free to the students.
--------- December, 11
Fellowmen, Friends & Family
participated in the Susan G. Komen walk for the cure; donating $768 to support the wives, mothers, daughters and women we love.
------- October, 12th
Zion Baptist Church, Philadelphia, PA
Thanks to our generous donors
and corporate match (Johnson & Johnson) we were able to not only show our support via walking in the Gary Papa walk to end Prostate Cancer,
we were able to make a significant donation
toward research, education and support to fight a leading danger to Black males.
------- April, 10th
December, 4th --------
The Philadelphia Graduate Chapter
continued its partnership with the Historic Zion Baptist Church via a $350 donation for complete family
meals to be prepared and shared by Black families as depicted in the movie Soul Food. This is the second year the Fellowship has participated in Zion's
"Black Family Cultural Traditions Program."
Read more about this endeavor in The Sunday Sun newspaper article by clicking HERE.
In recognition of the establishment of our beloved organization, the Fellowmen of the Philadelphia Graduate Chapter and guest gathered together at a local restaurant for our Annual Founders Day Dinner
Family Fellewowship trip to Arden Theater to see August Wilaon's Award winning play
Two Trains Running
----------- June, 10th
August 26th -----
Groove Phi Groove Social Fellowship, Inc. ~ Building a Better Tomorrow ~ One Young Man at a Time