• 45°

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity chapter in Dallas County donates bicycles

The Selma-Dallas County Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. gave away bicycles on Tuesday.

The Omega Chi chapter gave away over a dozen bicycles and a go-cart to families at the Omega Chi Foundation Center.

Omega Chi Chapter Chairman Reginald Glover said the fraternity had discussions to have a holiday event in the community. Glover said that the Omega Chi chapter had been collecting bicycles in the city.

“We bounced a few ideas around and we discussed what we wanted to do for Christmas,” Glover said. “We wanted to do something to serve the community and we came up with giving away bicycles.”

Calvin Marshall, Darrel Davis, Collins Pettaway III, Alex Peoples, Midan Green, Ricky Austin Jr., Steven Washington, Jonathan Harris and Glover were among the Omega Chi chapter members who participated in the giveaway.