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.
Burke, Yvonne Braithwaite
Far Western Region
Alpha Gamma Omega Chapter
First African American female to represent the 37th Congressional District (1973 - 1975) and the 28th Congressional District (1975 - 1979) of California in the United States House of Representatives.