Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.® Chattanooga Alumnae Chapter
Uncompromising Commitment to Communities: Service, Leadership, Empowerment

President's Message

Greetings from the Scenic City of Chattanooga, Tennessee! On behalf of the 156 members of the Chattanooga Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated, welcome to our website.

We are celebrating 75 years of sisterhood, scholarship and service in the Chattanooga and Hamilton County areas. In keeping with our national theme, “Uncompromising Commitment to Communities: Service, Leadership, Empowerment,” we implement programs and projects that impact communities locally, nationally and internationally. The Chattanooga Alumnae Chapter looks forward to continuing our commitment to “AIM High…Action Impacts Mission”. This is done through our Five-Point Programmatic Thrust:

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

We appreciate that you have taken the time to learn more about our chapter. You are encouraged to peruse our website often to stay abreast of our various programs and to learn more about our fundraisers that support these programs. We invite new, visiting or relocating members of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. to visit our chapter meetings typically held on the second Saturday of each month at 12:00 p.m.

Warmest regards,

Valara Y. Sample

Calendar of Events

Founders Day 2018

Submitted by Soror Audrey Miller

The Chattanooga Alumnae and Theta Rho chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. celebrated Founders Day on January 13, 2018 at the Doubletree by Hilton Hotel. This year's theme was "The Unbreakable Bond of Sisterhood."

The Founders Day Celebration included an afternoon fueled with a soul-stirring sermonette, delivered by Soror Joe Ella Darby. Soror Karen McReynolds serenaded sorors with renditions of "How Great Thou Art" and "Count on Me."

There were two sorors highlighted for 25 and 50 years of service as members of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority. Soror Domina Alford received the 25 year award and Soror Mary Jo Gilbert received the 50 year award.

Social Action is on the Move!

Submitted by Soror Ashley Cox

The Social Action Committee has been on the move representing the Chattanooga Alumnae Chapter and staying informed at a local and state level! On Monday, February 12, 2018 members of the committee gathered with Deltas from all over Tennessee for a state meeting in Murfreesboro. Members convened at the State Capital (Nashville) on Tuesday, February 13, 2018. Some topics of discussion during Delta

Days at the State Capital were mental health, voting registration, the proposed ban on fraternities and sororities and collaborative programing. Everyone who attended learned valuable information. Delta Days was not the end! On Wednesday, February 14, 2018 several members of the Social Action committee attended the Hamilton County Commissioners meeting. Sorors listened to our public official discuss issues important to our county! Murfreesboro, Nashville, and Chattanooga! Social Action has been truly on the move!

2018 Jabberwock Souvenir Book

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2017 Red Kettle Campaign

Submitted by Soror Wanda Gocher-Johnson

On Saturday December 16, 2017 the Brainerd Road Food City was alive with the "Sound of Music" as CAC Sorors volunteered for the Salvation Army Red Kettle Campaign. We were singing, ringing, and bringing joy to all as we collected $317.20 to aid the Salvation Army in their mission to assist those less fortunate.