Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. is a private, nonprofit organization whose purpose is to provide assistance and support through established programs in local communities throughout the world. Founded on January 13, 1913 by twenty-two collegiate women at Howard University, the Sorority is currently a sisterhood of more than 200,000 predominately Black college educated women. This includes over 900 chapters located in the United States, England, Japan (Tokyo and Okinawa), Germany, the Virgin Islands, Bermuda, the Bahamas, and the Republic of Korea. The major programs of the sorority are based upon the organization's Five Point Programmatic Thrust:
Our chapter is located in the sensational South Atlantic Region, nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Southwest Virginia. We are a dynamic group of divinely inspired and committed women who are committed to mission of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated. For over 77 years, the Roanoke Alumnae Chapter has implemented programs that benefited the community, which align with Delta Sigma Theta Sorority’s 5 Point Programmatic Thrust.
As we move boldly through the next biennium, our focus remains on our National Theme, “Uncompromising Commitment to Communities: Service, Leadership, Empowerment.”. We will remain committed in service
to the Roanoke Valley and surrounding communities.
If you are a member of Delta Sigma Theta who is in search of a local chapter to join, please join us at our monthly chapter meeting on the second Saturday of
each month (September-June) or one of our local events. Please be prepared to provide us with your membership number for admittance in advance of our meeting. For additional questions about the Roanoke Alumnae Chapter, please use the “Contact Us” tab to reach us.
If you or your local agency is interested in partnership with the Roanoke Alumnae Chapter in order to make a positive impact on our community, please contact us at [email protected] or by accessing the “Contact Us” tab at the top of this webpage.
We encourage you to watch our website for updates and new information about our dynamic chapter.
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