Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated is an organization of college educated women committed to the constructive development of its members and to public service with a primary focus on the Black community.
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated. is a private, not-for-profit organization whose purpose is to provide assistance and support through established programs in local communities throughout the world. Since its founding more than 300,000 women have joined the organization. The organization is a sisterhood of predominantly Black, college educated women. The sorority currently has 1,000 collegiate and alumnae chapters located in the United States, Canada, Japan (Tokyo and Okinawa), Germany, the Virgin Islands, Bermuda, the Bahamas, Jamaica and the Republic of Korea.
The major programs of the Sorority are based upon the organization’s Five-Point Programmatic Thrust:
The Jabberwock is a scholarship and personal development program with diverse and engaging cultural, educational, and social activities to expand the personal goals, self worth, and self-esteem of high school students. Programming culminates with the crowning of one young lady as "Miss Jabberwock.”
The Burlington Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. is currently seeking high school young ladies in Alamance, Caswell, and Rockingham counties with a minimum GPA of 2.5 who are looking for a college scholarship opportunity.
To register for our Zoom information session on Sunday, August 22, please visit https://bit.ly/BAC-Jabberwock
For more information, please contact co-chairs Patsy Simpson at (336) 214-4604 or Beverly Willis at (336) 213-2065.
On Thursday, May 13th, Dr. Dedra Eatmon of Tassel to Tassel provided a college readiness seminar for high school students. A Collegiate Connections panel with Briana Edwards and Eukela Little of the Omicron Iota Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. followed the Beyond High School presentation.