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Mail in Option:


Make checks payable to :

Raising the Standard Foundation


and send to

Raising the Standard Foundation

P.O. Box 15084

Fort Worth, TX 76119

Proceeds will benefit:




The Alpha Kappa Alpha, Deralyn Riles Davis Educational Advancement Foundation Scholarship Fund

  • Awarded to graduate or undergraduate students from Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas, or New Mexico


Whatever means you use to support the Foundation, you can do so with the confidence that your gift will make a real difference in the lives of others. Contributions, which are tax-deductible, are never used for administrative purposes. They go directly into a permanent endowment fund, enabling donors to maximize the impact of their charitable gifts.




Raising the Standard Foundation

 The purpose is to enhance the educational development for underprivileged and at-risk students


  • We provide financial assistance to college-bound students

  • We sponsor programs that will prepare high school seniors to become productive citizens and further their education.  

  • The Foundation also collaborates with other community organizations to provide educational, financial and community assistance for a specific civic or humane service program or project.