Twenty Pearls:
the story of alpha kappa alpha sorority, incorporateD® 

Narrated by Phylicia Rashād, Twenty Pearls: The Story of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated® brings to life 113 years of history and sisterhood. In 1908, nine Black women at Howard University founded Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated® and changed America.

DIRECTED BY

Deborah Riley Draper

PRODUCED BY

Deborah Riley Draper and Lacy Barnes

Executive PRODUCED BY

Glenda Baskin Glover, Cynthia D. Howell,

Martha Perine Beard, Kimberly M. Esmond Adams, Cheryl Polote-Williamson

NARRATED BY

Phylicia Rashād

Featuring

Vice President Kamala Harris, International President and CEO of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated® Dr. Glenda Glover,

Miss Universe Ireland 2019 Fionnghuala O'Reilly

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"Twenty Pearls demonstrates the historic and current cultural relevancy of HBCUs and Black Greek Letter Organizations to the shaping and survival of America."

The Burton Wire