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The New Bern Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Incorporated is proud to sponsor it’s 4th Annual Mayor Leander R. “Lee” Morgan Memorial Golf Classic!

Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Incorporated was founded on January 5, 1911 on the campus of Indiana University in Bloomington, IN.

The fundamental purpose is achievement in every field of human endeavor. The local New Bern Alumni Chapter was chartered on April 17th, 2014.

The chapter currently has 10 members and is actively involved in community service projects in the New Bern and surrounding areas including Annual Turkey Drive and Giveaway for Thanksgiving holiday season, Meals on Wheels support, Adopt-a-Hwy to name a few.

It also promotes youth advocacy through Kappa Alpha Psi’s National Guide Right Program for young men which focuses on Leadership Training, Youth Development, Political Awareness & Participation, Financial Awareness and Service to Community.

The Kappa League mentoring program for young men ages 10-17 supports those initiatives.

This year’s event will be held on Saturday, May 27th, 2023 at the Harbour Pointe Golf Club, located at 1105 Barkentine Dr. in New Bern.

Event Format:7:30 a.m. Pre-Start — Registration and Check-In Open ALL GOLFERS MUST CHECK-IN!! (Pay Now! CashApp $MarvinCredle, Zelle — 703-587-4947 or PayPal via New Bern Alumni of Kappa Alpha Psi)

Complimentary continental breakfast packaged pastries, doughnuts, fruit, juices, and coffee available outside. Club house grill will be open for breakfast at 8 a.m.

Pre-Opening Announcements

Registration/Check-In & Event Overview/Logistics/Raffles 7:45-7:50 a.m.

Introductions and Sponsorship Recognitions 7:55-8 a.m.

Opening Ceremonies — Starts at 8 a.m.

Opening announcements/Welcome — Event Coordinator-Bro Marv Credle.

Special Announcements/Acknowledgements — New Bern Alumni Chapter Polemarch/President: Brother Taurance Williams. Event purpose, background, fundraising, who was Mayor Lee Morgan — 5 mins

– Lee Morgan Family Remarks — (The Honorable Mike Morgan, NC Supreme Court Associate Justice)/Lisa Morgan/Rob Morgan) — 3mins

-The Honorable Jeff Odham, Mayor, New Bern.

Platinum Sponsors Recognition — Marv Credle

HomeTeam Athletics, Inc of Jacksonville, NC

BTS Consultants Inc. of Raleigh, NC

Three T’s of the Carolina’s — Special Presentation

– Three T’s of the Carolina’s George Brooks and Harbour Pointe Pros to discuss game overview (5-7 mins)

– Classic begins — 8:15 a.m. Shotgun Start at 8:30 a.m.

Awards Ceremony:

Approximately 12:00pm (Inside Club House — The Pointe Restaurant at Harbour Pointe Club House) — Trophies awarded/Raffles! (Special seating for golfers) — Spectators can join in but will be responsible for own food/drink in overflow tables in restaurant. Lunch: Commences at same time as Trophy ceremonies. Inside Club House — The Pointe Restaurant Harbour Pointe-includes options from Appetizers Menu: