Since 1908, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.® has partnered with local communities, regional, and national organizations to solve problems as well as provide programs of service at home and abroad.
Chartered on October 15, 1983, Xi Chi Omega Chapter, represents more than 40 multi-cultural, accomplished and successful women who are unwavering in the belief that sisterhood, service to all mankind and scholarship are essential to our commitment to Northern Westchester and Putnam County communities. With over 36 years of service and leadership, Xi Chi Omega members have developed innovative service programs that address significant issues in the areas of education, health, family, the arts, technology and economics.
Since its chartering, Xi Chi Omega has provided “Service” to the communities of northern Westchester County and Putnam County and awarded thousands of dollars in annual scholarship to high school seniors.
On October 15, 2020, Xi Chi Omega will host it's 1st virtual 5k walk / run in celebration of the chapter's 37th anniversary. You have from now until October 30, 2020 to complete your run / walk. All proceeds and donations from this event will benefit the chapter's scholarships and programs.
Due to the current pandemic, your health and safety is paramount to us which is why the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. ® Xi Chi Omega Chapter Anniversary 5k is completely virtual.
What is a virtual walk / race? A virtual walk / race is a race that can be ran /walked at any location. You can use your treadmill, walk in your neighborhood, run outside or while your participating in another walk. The race / walk is at your own pace but PLEASE adhere to the current social distancing measures suggested by the CDC and wear your mask to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
1) Participants who register for the Virtual 5k and purchased the optional finisher race bling, their commemorative medal will be shipped by the 1st week of November via USPS.
2) Please share your results, experiences, videos and photos on your social media platforms and our FaceBook page using hash tag #AKAXCO5k. Your results will NOT be recorded as official results, and you will not be eligible for age group awards or rankings.
3) This virtual run/walk is staged completely on the honor system. By registering we assume you will complete the 3.1 mileage required.
4) All registrations are non-refundable.
Thank you for participating in our run / walk it is very much appreciated.