Renita Allen Dawson, left, mid-Atlantic region representative to the international program committee of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority led a recent service project for the region’s during the 66th Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference in Raleigh. Dawson, a member of the Epsilon Phi Omega Chapter of Goldsboro, currently serves as its membership chairman. The project included a shoe drive for Soles 4 Souls, a nonprofit organization that process and ships shoes around the world populated with people of color. More than 4,000 pairs of shoes were donated, as well as 2,484 pairs of eye glasses, given to the Southeast Raleigh Lions club for its Lions Recycle for Sight program. Dawson and Regina Harvey, president of Epsilon Phi Omega, right, are pictured with Southeast Raleigh Lions Club members Sherman Leathers and Bo Marshall, president.