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Dennis W. Grant



Van B. Riley

Vice Basileus


Damon Brooks

Keeper of Records and Seals


Dr.  Lee J. Isabell

Keeper of Finance


George Watts



Derek Kenan

Keeper of Peace


Van B. Riley

Chapter Reporter


Dr. Lee J. Isabell

Immediate Past Basileus


Former Basilei:

Dr. Lee J Isabell

Dennis W. Grant

George Watts

Joseph Davis

Dr. Lee J Isabell

Charter Members

Julius S. McClain (Deceased)*

Earl Long (Deceased)

Phillip R. Brown (Deceased)

Sherwood Thompson (Deceased)

William H. Toles (Deceased)

Robert W. Moody (Deceased)

Booker T. Pierce (Deceased)

John W. Reavis, Jr. 

Edward Bizzell (Deceased)

Dr. Chandler Gibbs (Deceased)

Pierpont Geer (Deceased)

Rodney Olden (Deceased)

Robert Q. Gordon (Deceased)

12th Grand Basileus

Julius S. McClain (Deceased)*


Dear Friends, Patrons, Merchants and Potential Sponsors:

On behalf of the Upsilon Tau Chapter of the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., I invite you to become a corporate, individual or advertisement sponsor of our annual Achievement Week Jubilee and souvenir keepsake. This year we are celebrating sixty years of social action, uplift, and community involvement in the Mid-Hudson Valley Region. The jubilee will be held on Saturday, March 18, 2021, at The Waterford at Fair Oaks, 12025 Lee Jackson Memorial Highway Fairfax, VA 22033.  

Upsilon Tau Chapter, is the parent organization of, The Upsilon Tau Foundation, Inc., Tax ID No. 37-1752985, a 501(c) (3) not-for-profit organization. The proceeds generated by your sponsorship will allow us continue to provide scholarships and conduct our many youth mentoring initiatives that include our “I Believe I Can Fly” and “Reading for Success” programs. For the class of 2019 program we awarded in excess of $5,000.00 to college bound students. Your generous sponsorships and donations will once again help us to make a positive difference in our community. During the banquet we will recognize our 2020 National High School Essay Contest Winner and showcase a few of our Talent Hunt participants from 2020.  

We would greatly appreciate your attendance at our banquet and any level of sponsorship or advertisement from the attached cost sheet. Each sponsor will receive their own copy of the Upsilon Tau Achievement souvenir booklet, as a keepsake of this grand occasion. To learn more about our community initiatives, you are invited to visit our websites at and  

Please select the sponsorship level or advertisement size with which you are comfortable and submit the completed form to dwgrant@gmail or Please call Brother Dennis W. Grant at (845) 401-6235 or Brother Dr. Lee J. Isabell at (845) 235-3610 to confirm receipt or if there are any questions.  

Deadline for Submission is February 24, 2021  


Dennis W. Grant   

Basileus, Upsilon Tau Chapter  

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.

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