Established in October 2007 Spirited Pearls Foundation, a 501(c)(3) entity, is working with Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated® – Chi Sigma Omega Chapter. SPF provides charitable impact through awarding scholarships to high school students, providing charitable contributions, and sponsoring community events in the Southwest Suburbs of Chicago. Our collective vision is to develop and implement community outreach efforts that promote positive outcomes for individuals and families. Foundation focus areas since inception have included education enrichment through teen programs, mental/physical health resource management programs, economic educational programs, global impact projects, and exposure to the arts! SPF’s overall organizational vision resounds through proven community partnerships with local businesses and other organizations while maintaining the commitment to scholastic achievement for over 15 years.

Spirited Pearls Foundation Community Service Events

  • Annual Spirited Pearls Scholarship Program
  • Annual Teen Summit 
  • Annual College Tour
  • Message of Hope-Breast Cancer Awareness Event
  • Bling-A-Bra for the Cure Breast Cancer Early Prevention Program
  • #CAP College Readiness Program for Boys & Girls (9-12th Grades)
  • A.S.C.E.N.D. Program (High School Boys & Girls)
  • Emerging Young Leaders Youth Program (Middle School Girls)
  • T-Rose Youth Program (High School Girls)
  • Pink Goes Red for a Day Heart Health Awareness Program
  • Back-to-School Supply Drive and Back-Pack Giveaway
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Food Drive
  • Debunking the Myths Breast Cancer Awareness Event
  • Family Caregivers Appreciation Program
  • Soles 4 Souls Community Shoe Drive
  • Pillowcase Project to benefit Children of Haiti
  • Eyeglass Donation Drive to benefit Lions Club

Click SERVICE IMPACT to learn more about our community service.

Spirited Pearls Foundation Fundraisers

  • Annual Golf Tournament (2007-2019)
  • Annual 5K Run/Walk (2018-2021)
  • Double Good Virtual Popcorn Sale
  • Virtual Paint & Sip
  • Virtual Charity Auction
  • Dreamgirls Theater Night

Spirited Pearls Foundation Charitable Contributions

  • Marie Wilkinson Food Pantry
  • St. John A.M.E. Church
  • Trinity United Church of Christ Thanksgiving Basket Project
  • Heifer International
  • DuPage A.M.E. Church
  • R.E.A.C.H.
  • Power Connection Clothing Pantry
  • Tealight Foundation, Inc.
  • Lifespring Center of Wayside Cross Ministries
  • Heart Haven Outreach
  • American Cancer Society
  • American Diabetes Association
  • B.E.S.T. Anger Management Program
  • AKA-LADE Foundation
  • Aurora Work Release Center
  • Feed My Starving Children
  • American Heart Association
  • Pretty Me Inc. Teen Mentoring Project
  • United Negro College Fund
  • Northern Illinois Food Bank
  • DuPage Township Food Pantry
  • DuPage County NAACP ACT-SO Youth Program
  • Ronald McDonald House – Winfield
  • Bridge Communities Transitional Housing
  • Hesed House
  • AKA Educational Advancement Foundation – HBCU Fund 

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