Congratulations to Zeta Phi Beta Sorority and Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, their performances were outstanding!
The National Pan Hellenic Council (NPHC)– Chicago and ABI Concepts, LLC joined forces to bring to the Chicagoland area the Chicago Greek Step Classic festival which was held at the Harold Washington Cultural Center located at 4701 S. Martin Luther King Dr on September 13, 2019 at 7 p.m. Event hosts included: Leon Rogers, Kendra G, Tone Kapone and DJ Mustafa Rocks. Step Competition Judges include:
- Mr. Shaka Rawls, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc.
- Dr. Gisele Casanova, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc.
- Dr. Michael McGee, Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc.
- Mr. Sean Long, Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc.
- Ret. Judge Patricia Brown-Holmes, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc.
- Mr. Malcolm Whiteside, Jr., Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Inc.
- Ms. Syleena Johnson, Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc.
- Hon. Mrs. Melissa Conyears-Ervin, Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Inc.
- Anthony & Anton Downing, Iota Phi Theta Fraternity Inc.
- Ms. Felicia Lawrence, Co-Host of WCIU The JAM
- Dr. Evisha Ford-Sills, Assistant Superintendent, School District 143.5
- Valerie Warner, Windy City Live
Both the NPHC and ABI Concepts LLC., are looking to bring awareness to the young adults of the Chicagoland area to show them how strong foundations are built. The intent is to emphasis the principles of academic excellence, community engagement, structure and camaraderie. The goal is to enlighten youth about the positive options and choices they have to look forward to as they move forward in the journey of life.
At Chicago Greek Step Classic event, a number of college related resources were present. Scholarships, college and university informational tables were present (HBCU, State Schools and City Colleges), Greek vendors and more. In addition, the Step Competition offered a Grand Prize of $3,000, which was awarded to the winning step teams.
About the Divine Nine: Divine Nine organizations are present at 86 Illinois’ colleges or universities and have a collective international membership of over 4 million.
About Barry Isreal: Barry is a partner and co-founder of ABI Concepts LLC., a conglomerate of diverse businesses that include, Live Events, Concierge Transportation, Real Estate Investment, Life Coaching and more.
To contact Barry Isreal: email BLI@ABIConcepts.com or call 773-676-7878.
Check out some excerpts from the event!