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Alpha Delta Kappa is an international honorary organization of women educators dedicated to educational excellence, altruism and world understanding.


  • To give recognition to outstanding women educators.
  • To build a fraternal fellowship among women in the field of education which will add to their effectiveness in the promotion of excellence in education.
  • To promote high standards of education and thereby strengthen the status and advancement of the education profession.
  • To promote educational and charitable projects and activities, to sponsor scholarships, to further and maintain worthy standards in the field of education and to cooperate with worthy community programs relating to education and charities.
  • To contribute to world understanding, goodwill, and peace through an international fellowship of women educators united in the ideals of education.

More than 33,000 women educators around the world have discovered the many opportunities provided by membership in Alpha Delta Kappa — opportunities for recognition of their commitment to educational excellence, for personal and professional growth and for collectively channeling their energies toward the good of their schools, communities, the teaching profession and the world.

Headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri, Alpha Delta Kappa has more than 1,300 chapters located in towns and cities in every state in the U.S., and around the world in Australia, Canada, Jamaica, Mexico and Puerto Rico.

Membership, which is honorary and based on peer recognition, provides a wealth of opportunities for leadership development and networking through workshops, training sessions, conferences and conventions. But, perhaps the greatest opportunity Alpha Delta Kappa provides is the opportunity to make a difference. Around the world, Alpha Delta Kappa members combine their energies and talents to enrich their lives and the lives of others through thousands of heartwarming, community-based altruistic projects.

Alpha Delta Kappa
International Honorary Organization
for Women Educators
1615 W 92nd St
Kansas City, MO 64114
(816) 363-5525
(800) 247-2311
FAX (816) 363-4010

Click here for the results of the 
2014 Alpha Delta Kappa member survey

NOTICE:  Alpha Delta Kappa is no longer affiliated with
YTB Travel
which formerly managed TravelADK

Important information about bylaws/policies and procedures
for S/P/N presidents and bylaws chairmen click

Honor a Leader with “Honor A Sister”

This is a wonderful time to honor those out-going leaders for their service during the 2012-2014 biennium or send best wishes to the incoming leaders as they begin their terms.  The Foundation’s “Honor A Sister” program is a perfect way to do this.  It's so easy!
Click here to donate online (Type "Honor a Sister" in the Special Notes section); Click here to download the form from the website.  Fill out the required information, include $25 for each honoree, and send form and check to Headquarters.  Questions?  Contact Headquarters or Mitzi Holmes, Foundation Chairman holmesmitzi@comcast.net
Click here to Listen to the May 2014 message from International President June Bellamy and International Executive Board Chairman Ivette Bender

Apply for 2015-2017 Service on an International Board or Committee: click on the following to download the form (MS Word) (PDF)

Click here to view the online
2011-2013 International Archives

Donations can be made for disaster relief anywhere in the Alpha Delta Kappa world at any time
Simply designate where you would like the donation to go and Headquarters will forward the donations to the appropriate S/P/N treasurer.
For information regarding Disaster Relief click

For information about filing
IRS Form 990-N (e-Postcard) click here

2013 International Convention Highlights...click here

Click here for IRS News regarding fiscal year alignment 

Announcement regarding shipping outside the United States...
click here to read

To view photos of the March 2013 St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Tour click here

Constructing a school for Juanjui, Peru.
 Total collected as of 7/4/2013: $50,000.00+ 

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