The Albuquerque Alumnae Chapter of

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated

New Mexico’s first African-American Greek-letter organization, chartered on March 18, 1967, and serving the community ever since.

A FEW STATS

Our Chapter

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CHARTER YEAR
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Years of Service
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PROGRAM AWARDS

Sonya Smith appointed Secretary of the New Mexico Department of Veterans Services

Congratulations to our Parliamentarian, immediate past Vice-President, past Ways & Means Chair, and all-around dynamic chapter member on her appointment! 

The Red Book Business Directory

Black women are the fastest-growing segment of business owners in the US. From 2002-2011, the number of businesses owned by black women increased 179% compared with 52% for all women-owned businesses and 20% for all businesses1. COVID-19 may have stalled Black-owned businesses, but it hasn’t stopped them completely.

Take a look at our Red Book, and #buyblack and #buylocal!

1 Black Women Business Startups. A report by The Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City

2021-2022 scholarship applications are open!

We know college is expensive. We want to help. Apply to this year’s scholarship program. Your application will make you eligible to be considered for one of three scholarships. The deadline to apply is March 14, 2021.

Have questions? Visit our Scholarship FAQs page.

About US

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. is a private, non-profit 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 a sisterhood of more than 200,000 predominately Black, college-educated women.

The sorority includes over 1,000 chapters located in the United States, Japan, Germany, the Virgin Islands, Bermuda, the Bahamas and the Republic of Korea. 

IN OUR COMMUNITY

THE FIVE-POINT PROGRAMMATIC THRUST

Our mission is to serve our community, and we do that through our Five-Point Programmatic Thrust. 

  1. Economic Development
  2. Educational Development 
  3. International Awareness & Involvement
  4. Physical and Mental Health
  5. Political Awareness & Involvement/Social Action

We also work to introduce our community to the arts through our Arts & Letters Committee, and partner with local organizations like the Roadrunner Food bank, Steelbridge and Habitat for Humanity through our Community Service Committee.

Upcoming
events

Due to COVID-19, we are no longer hosting in-person events. We are busy working to continue to provide programming while ensuring the safety of our community. 

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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.

The Albuquerque Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. |   P.O. Box 27044   |  Albuquerque, NM 87125
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