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Where Service is a Community Affair
Our Vision

To provide an outstanding, invitable and safe place offering sustainable programs and services for the Durham community.

Tara L. Fikes, President
Our Mission

To maintain and manage the Ivy Community Center and to execute targeted programs and be a vehicle to generate funds and resources to enhance the quality of life for the Durham community.

About The Ivy Community Center

The Ivy Community Center, Inc. is the nonprofit entity of Alpha Zeta Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. It is a 501(c)(3) tax exempt organization established in 1995. The mission of the nonprofit is to maintain and manage the Ivy Community Center to sponsor and promote programs that enhance the quality of life for the Durham Community.

Board Members

Bottom row (l to r) Sandra Harper, Katrina Lewis-Teachey, Tara L. Fikes, Shamieka Rhinehart, Patricia McGhee 

Second row (l to r) Carla Nunn, Alice Walker, Julia Fairley, Kamala Uzzell

Third row (l to r) LaTonya Everett, Toni Terry, Cynthia English, Renita Hart

(Not pictured) Tedra Anderson-Brown, Desdemona Faison, Chelsea Fulmore and Rosa Nolen


Tara L. Fikes, President 
Julia Fairley, Vice President
Cynthia English, Financial Secretary   
Alice Walker, Treasurer 
Patricia McGhee, Chairman of Building Operations 

Julia Fairley, Chairman of Grounds
Sharon Scarville, Chairman of Maintenance
Julia Fairley, Chairman of Programs
Renita Hart, Chairman of Resource Development
LaTonya Everett, Chairman of Technology

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