Membership - Frequently Asked Questions

What are the membership requirements?
A Silhouette member is a wife or widow of a financial Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. member.

As a Sweetheart, can I join the Silhouettes?
No. You must be legally married to a financial Kappa.

What if there is not an organized Silhouette chapter where my husband belongs, can I join another chapter?
No. You must be active with the Silhouette chapter affiliated with your husband’s chapter. If there is not an organized chapter available, you may join as a “member-at-large” by paying your Province and National dues.

Chapter Activation

Chapter Activation requires:

Minimum of 5 Silhouettes

How often do the Silhouettes meet as a group?
National Silhouettes meet every Conclave year.  At the Province level, we meet annually.  Each
individual chapter determines how often they meet – it could be quarterly, monthly or as often
as they deem necessary.

What are some of the activities and initiatives that Silhouette Chapters participate in?
Initiatives and activities depend upon the individual chapter.

What is the financial year?
Sept 1 through Aug 31

Who can I contact for more information?

National Financial Secretary – Ella Brown – Email:

National Treasurer – Althea Johnson – Email: