HISTORY OF DELTA SIGMA THETA SORORITY, INC.
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:
● Economic Development
● Educational Development
● International Awareness and Involvement
● Physical and Mental Health
● Political Awareness and Involvement
For more information, visit our national website at www.deltasigmatheta.org.
Vallejo Alumnae Chapter History
Vallejo Alumnae Chapter, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated was chartered on March 9, 1974. Vallejo Alumnae Chapter was the thirtieth (30th) chapter to be chartered in the Farwest Region of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.
From the beginning, the twelve (12) charter members determined our mission and programs would benefit the community.
Vallejo Alumnae has a long term commitment to public service programs and activities. The women of Vallejo Alumnae Chapter continue to organize and implement innovative programs that will positively impact and transform our diverse communities.