The Bahamas Weekly Facebook The Bahamas Weekly Twitter
Community Last Updated: Jun 20, 2014 - 5:05:44 PM


Bahamas' National Pan-Hellenic Alumni Council holds 1st Annual NPHC Fun, Run, Walk.
Apr 29, 2013 - 3:37:55 PM

Email this article
 Printer friendly page
NPHC-Walkathon-310.jpg
Photo by: D'Angelo Reid

Nassau, The Bahamas - On April 27th 2013, members of the Nassau,Bahamas' National Pan-Hellenic Alumni Council gathered at Arawak Cay for the 1st Annual NPHC Fun, Run, Walk. Members of the historically black greek letter organizations along with family, friends and supporters gathered to promote healthy lifestyles and wellness. Over one-hundred (100) participants of various age groups took to the West Bay Street to Goodman's Bay route with much excitement as they walked in unity and for better health.

NPHC-Walkathon-323.jpg
Photo by: D'Angelo Reid

The winners were:
Under 15

Marcus Williams        1st place (Overall Winner)
Jason Williams           2nd place
Infiniti Ingraham         3rd place

Under 30

Santisha Martin                1st place
Wayde Stubbs                  2nd place
Devon Lightbourne           3rd place

Under 40

Demario Minus                1st place
Drexon Thompson           2nd place
Diallo Ingraham                3rd place

Under 50

Christopher Johnson        1st place
Kevin Bethel                      2nd place
Dwight Marshall                3rd place

Over 50

Terrance Murray        1st place
Margo Strachan          2nd place
Brian Albury                3rd place

The local National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) comprises of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc, Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc, Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc, Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Inc, Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc, and Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Inc alumni chapters. NPHC is recognized locally for the service to the community including but not limited to community clean-up sessions, food and clothing drives, individual chapters youth mentoring groups, contributions to the Simpson Penn Center for Boys, Red Cross, Salvation Army and Cancer Society and the renowned awards program, The Bahamas Primary School Student of the Year Awards.

Saturday's fun, run, walk, kickoffs the council's upcoming Greek Month (May) and a summer of service projects, socials and other events. More specifically the council looks forward to the May 11th community clean up in the Bain & Grants Town area and the annual Barefoot Summer Jam Step-show, August 17th, 2013 - Rainforest Theatre, Wyndham Nassau Resort

For more information: PR.NPHCBahamas@gmail.com




Bookmark and Share


© Copyright 2013 by thebahamasweekly.com

Top of Page

Community
Latest Headlines
RBPF Nassau: Woman robbed of white 2014 Sportage Kia jeep - Business on Soldier Rd robbed
U.S. Embassy Presents RBPF with State-of-the-Art Digital Fingerprint Technology
Bahamas Chamber of Commerce appoints new chairman
RBPF Wanted: 2 Grand Bahama suspects for arm robbery
Grand Bahama woman robbed of deposit bag on Polaris Drive
23 Haitian Nationals arrested during Bahamas Police Operation in Harbour Island
Zonta Club of New Providence Installs New Board for 2014-2015
The Heart Ball Committee Recommits to Another Year of Community Service
Grand Bahama Health Services launch High School Video Competition
Scotiabank Partners with BNT for this weekend's Wine & Art
RBPF Nassau: 3 armed robberies - Woman stabbed - 8 arrests / 24 citations
Two men dead in Nassau after two shooting incidents
Abaco Beach Resort chefs shines at Taste Of Our Bahamas Competition
Grand Bahama Suspect Arraigned on Robbery with Violence Charge
RBPF WANTED: Deangelo Frederick Antonio of Grand Bahama
Grand Bahama Chamber Announces Nominees for 5th Annual Business Excellence Awards
Red Rose Ball Charity Event returns to Grand Bahama, November 1, 2014‏
RBPF Nassau: Armed Robbery of a black 2013 Sportage Kia jeep
RBPF Nassau: Investigate Alleged Drowing of a 52 -year old man
Million Dollar Drug Bust during day 5 of Operation Showtime II- 2 firearms seized- 13 arrested
RBPF Grand Bahama arrest man for possession of unlicensed firearm
Another Businessman Supports Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival
Grand Bahama woman robbed by gunman - Man robbed by Independence Park
WSC Rewards Customers for Being Technologically Savvy
RBPF: American man arrested for drug possession - Police seek public help solving two armed robberies & solving shooting incident
Urban Renewal Youth Seminar & The People’s Peace March and Rally
Police seek public help solving 3 armed robberies - New Providence anti-crime operation leads to 7 arrests
RBPF Grand Bahama arrest armed robbery suspects
Grand Bahama suspect arraigned for robbery with violence
Bahamas Celebrates Blindness Awareness Month
New Providence free Canine Distemper Vaccinations set for October 22 and 24
Bahamas House of Rastafari holding 3rd annual Intermansion Conference
British Colonial Hilton Nassau partners with Bahamas AIDS Foundation
53 yr old Kansas man dies on diving trip in Andros, Bahamas
Tarrus Riley to perform in Bahamas for PACE Foundatioin fundraiser
Minister Mitchell Visits Champion Debating Team in Freeport
242 Colour Run returns to Freeport on November 2nd
Grand Bahama pastor receives "Most Courteous Driver of the Quarter Award"
Royal Bahamas Police (RBPF) REPORTS
Grand Bahama World Diabetes Awareness‏ Activities Announced