Project Uplift, Inc. is a 501(c) 3 not-for-profit foundation established in 1989 as the philanthropic arm of the Kappa Alpha Alpha Chapter ( Decatur, GA) of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. The foundation was formed to serve as a conduit through which the Kappa Alpha Alpha Chapter implements and conducts initiatives to improve the lives of individuals within our communities. The Four Cardinal Principles of the Fraternity; "Manhood", "Scholarship", "Perseverance", and "Uplift" serve as guides in determining the course of action that Project Uplift, Inc. elects to pursue. Project Uplift and the KAA Chapter’s target outreach area is DeKalb County with special focus on the areas comprising Stone Mountain, Lithonia, Decatur, Clarkston, Scottdale, and Tucker.
The programs and activities of Project Uplift, Inc. are funded through the generous support of corporate partners and individual contributors.
The mission of Project Uplift, Inc. is to identify, obtain and direct resources to implement and support programs and activities that enhance the lives of individuals, particularly youth, within our communities.The vision of Project Uplift, Inc. is to establish world-class educational, health and social programs that have a positive impact within our communities.