Thank you for visiting D.C. Pearls III Foundation online. D.C. Pearls III is a 501(c)(3) District of Columbia based organization that has served as the fundraising arm of the Rho Mu Omega Graduate Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated since the Foundation was established in 2000. Founded at Howard University in 1908, Alpha Kappa Alpha is a nonprofit organization of more than 200,000 women in the United States, the Caribbean, Europe, Africa, and Asia. Through 930 college campus chapters and graduate chapters, like Rho Mu Omega, Alpha Kappa Alpha members carry out national programs.

DC Pearls III Foundation is dedicated and committed to the successful implementation of programs established to meet the needs of our communities. Together we can make a difference. Please take a moment to familiarize yourself with our website and our programs.

Fall 2019 Scholarship Applications Are Available 

PMQ Scholarship Flyer_2019.pdf
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Application Deadline: April 21, 2019

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated Rho Mu Omega Chapter in conjunction with DC Pearls III Foundation, Inc. is now accepting scholarship applications to assist Washington, D.C. high school graduates who plan to continue their education at a Historically Black College or University (HBCU.

A minimum of five scholarships will be awarded to students who demonstrate academic excellence, leadership skills, and community service.

Applicants must meet the general eligibility requirements and qualifications of the individual scholarship for which they apply.

Application Deadline: April 21, 2019

Pearl Ball Cotillion 2018 - 2019

The D.C. Pearls III Foundation Inc., in conjunction with Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Rho Mu Omega Chapter is proud and honored to introduce our Pearl Ball Cotillion Debutantes and our Pink Satin Pearls.

The Debutantes are vying for the title of Miss Pearl Ball. The Pink Satin Pearls are vying for the title of Miss Pink Satin Pearl.

Please the support fundraising efforts of these young ladies by purchasing tickets to their events, congratulating them on their journey with a souvenir journal ad, or making a general donation towards their fundraising.    

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General Donations
Are Always Appreciated

Can’t attend one of our fundraising events? 
Then a  general donation is always an option!

Please click the General Donation button to make your tax deductible donation today.

Sponsorship opportunities for any of our  events and  our community service projects are also available. 

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