Murfreesboro Achievement Foundation


The Murfreesboro Achievement Foundation shall work to strengthen activities of the Murfreesoboro Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Incorporated associated with mentoring, scholarship, professional development, and health & wellness initiatives.

The Foundation has awarded over $90,000 in scholarships awards, and has funded projects in keeping with our overall mission since its founding in 2013. Our areas of priority include:

  • The Murfreesboro Housing Authority (Turkey Giveaway)
  • The Gentleman’s Academy
  • The Middle TN Kappa Beautillion
  • Kappa Kamp
  • Kappa Alpha Psi Achievement Scholarship at Middle Tennessee State University
  • Martin Luther King Scholarship Fund of Rutherford County


  • J. Steven Barnes – Chairman
  • Walter J. Harris, Sr. – Treasurer
  • Rev. T. Devan Franklin– Secretary
  • Isaac T. Conner, Esq. –  Legal Counsel

Board Members:

  • Dumaka S. Shabazz, Esq.
  • Lynn Edwards
  • Dr. Lloyd Hancock

The MAF is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization.  All donations are tax-exempt.