A fascinating introduction to Alpha Kappa Alpha’s pioneering members - women who have been active, visionary barrier breakers, seizing every opportunity to make a difference throughout the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. This exhibit ensures that their empowering stories continue to inspire and are not left out of recorded history.
King, Bertha Gaskins
North Atlantic Region
Omega Omega Chapter
First African American woman to own and operate a drug store in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (announced in the May-November 1927 Ivy Leaf Magazine, p. 77).