ROCKLAND OMEGA COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION, Inc.
Rockland Omega Community Development Foundation (ROCDEF), Inc. is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit foundation established in 2004 as the philanthropic arm of the Xi Lambda Lambda Chapter (Rockland County, NY) of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.
The foundation was formed to serve as a conduit through which the Xi Lambda Lambda Chapter implements and conducts initiatives to improve the lives of individuals within our community. The Four Cardinal Principles of the Fraternity: Manhood, Scholarship, Perseverance and Uplift - serve as guides in determining the course of action that ROCDEF, Inc. elects to pursue.
ROCDEF and Xi Lambda Lambda Chapter's target outreach is Rockland County extending to Orange County, NY. The programs and activities of ROCDEF, Inc. are funded through the generous support of corporate partners and individual contributors.
The mission of ROCDEF, Inc. is to identify, obtain and direct resources to implement and support programs and activities that enhance the lives of individuals, particularly youth, within our communities.
The vision of ROCDEF, Inc. is to establish world-class social, educational and health programs that have a positive impact within our community.
The Rockland Omega Community Development Foundation, Inc. (ROCDEF) supports all of the worthy causes of the Xi Lambda Lambda Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.
Programs include our community service projects and scholarships to college bound students. All donations are tax deductible.