Thu, Apr 04 - Sun, Apr 07 2019

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. Southwestern Region Convention,

Hyatt Regency Houston, Houston, Texas, United States Hyatt Regency Houston, Houston, Texas, United States

  • About the event

    We are happy to invite you as a sponsor for our 73rd Annual South Western Regional Convention. The convention will be held April 4- 7, 2019 at the Hyatt Regency in beautiful Downtown Houston. 

    This year, we are excited to announce that the Xi Eta Lambda Education and Economic Development Foundation (XELEED) and the Southwestern Region of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. are joining forces to put together this event.

    The convention will also consist of a combination of presentations chosen through review of current leadership practices, community advocacy and economic empowerment. Additionally, our college members will display their intellectual talents by competing in Debate, Oratorical contest, Scholars Bowls. Furthermore, we will display the talent women in our region by hosting our Ms. Black and Gold beauty pageant were we award the winner with a scholarship and a chance to compete in the national pageant in Las Vegas, Nevada in July of 2019.

    Why should you sponsor?

    The Convention brings together over 1000 men who are astute professionals, entrepreneurs, political leaders, and college students from the Southwestern Regional which includes the states of Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Texas. This annual convention brings us together once a year to network, share business ideas and discuss issues within our communities. We have experience remarkable benefit from previous conventions, as we help each other develop community strategies and grow in our respective industries.

    Strengthening your business image is one of the most valuable benefits of event sponsorship. We can partner together to spread positive messages and strategically help our community. Linking your business to a worthy cause can draw lasting support throughout the region.

    Partnering with us through community involvement also sets you apart from other brands. We invest in companies that invest in their communities. 

    James Hale


    My name is James Hale. Convention Chair of the 73rd Annual Southwestern Regional Convention. The convention will be held April 4-7, 2019 at the Hyatt Regency in beautiful Downtown Houston. 

    To date, with the support of corporations and the community, XELEED has provided over $100,000 in scholarships and tangible gifts the past fifteen years to over 100 students. Together with partners like you, we promote the ideals of scholarship, manly deeds, and love for all mankind throughout the Houston Metropolitan community. The primary aim of XELEED is to stimulate the growth and advancement of young adults by providing financial scholarships, education, and community support.  With your help we can further mitigate the financial barriers for students who seek higher education. Upon reciept of all donations, every penny is accounted for and upon request, records can be provided on how your donation was used. 

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  • 501-1000 attendees expected

    95% Male Attendees

    5% Female Attendees

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