Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Boule brings reported $30 million to Houston

AmNews Staff Reports | 7/11/2018, 10:43 a.m.
Houston will turn a sea of pink and green as more than 20,000 women are expected to converge on the ...
Alpha Kappa Alpha, Inc. International President Dorothy Buckhanan Wilson stands with sorority members including Star Jones Facebook

Houston will turn a sea of pink and green as more than 20,000 women are expected to converge on the George R. Brown Convention Center for Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc.’s 68th Boule (biennial conference) July 6-12.

The convention is expected to pump millions into the Houston economy. The last Boule took place in 2016 in Atlanta, where the city felt an economic impact of nearly $60 million. AKA International President Dorothy Buckhanan Wilson expects Houston to match that.

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