Greetings on behalf of the members of The JEWEL Foundation, Inc. The JEWEL Foundation, Inc. is the philanthropic arm of the Beta Psi Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., Los Angeles, California.The mission of the Foundation is to improve the quality of life for underserved Los Angeles students by providing education initiatives that promote self-reliance, self-empowerment, and self-determination. In addition, the Foundation serves the community through several community enrichment programs.
This Foundation is organized exclusively for charitable purposes within the meaning of Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. To this end, the Foundation strives to prepare young leaders for responsible citizenship, academic excellence and promote community involvement. All funds, whether income or principal, and whether acquired by gift or contribution or otherwise, shall be devoted to said purposes. We encourage and welcome support of our programs from community members and the business community. Together, we can continue our legacy of community service. Donations to The JEWEL Foundation, Inc. are tax deductible.