ITHACA ALUMNAE CHAPTER  Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

  • We seek to offer financial education by sponsoring programs, seminars, and workshops on entrepreneurship, personal financial planning, wealth building,  consumer education, investments and employment opportunities.

POLITICAL AWARENESS & INVOLVEMENT

  • Though non-partisan in nature and purpose, Delta understands the importance of and the need for an informed electorate. Delta's concern for the public's "need-to-know" and the enfranchisement of all Americans has been the philosophical basis for public service programs in this area.

Programs

Since its founding in 1913, Delta Sigma Theta has distinguished itself as a public service organization that boldly confronts the challenges of African-Americans and, as a result, all Americans. Over the years, a wide range of programs addressing education, health, international development, and strengthening of the African-American family have evolved. In realizing its mission, Delta Sigma Theta provides an extensive array of public service initiatives through its Five-Point Program Thrust.

PHYSICAL & MENTAL HEALTH

  • Concerns about America's physical and mental health have not escaped Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Delta's work in prevention and "wellness" translates to health education programs, health fairs and the provision of health care services.​ Learn more about our specific physical and mental health program(s):

INTERNATIONAL AWARENESS & INVOLVEMENT

  • Through international awareness & involvement projects, members of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. have been able to broaden their global awareness, increase knowledge of international affairs, and aid in advancing diversity and inclusion with in their communities

EDUCATIONAL DEVELOPMENT

  • Each year, the Ithaca Alumnae Chapter offer programs and opportunities designed to address the local community's needs surrounding excellence in education. On a national level, Delta's pursuit of educational excellence takes the form of scholarships and grants to individual members and local chapters.