A Message from Our President
Greetings on behalf of the Southwest Dallas County Alumnae Chapter (SWDCA); it is my pleasure as the 5th President to welcome you to our virtual home. Chartered April 30, 2004, SWDCA has pursued excellence in the areas of Service, Scholarship, and Sisterhood. We are proud of our rich legacy and remain committed to using our collective talents, resources, and programming to serve the Best Southwest communities.
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. is a private, not-for-profit organization whose purpose is to provide assistance and support through established programs in local communities throughout the world, has a membership of more than 200,000 women in the United States and abroad dedicated to public service through our Five-Point Programmatic Thrust.
During the 2020-2022 biennial, our chapter’s programming theme is to RISE UP! Our communities now more than ever, need SWDCA to RISE UP in service, scholarship & educational opportunities for youth, remain committed to leave our mark on society and not let injustices remain unaddressed. Let us RISE together! There exist limitless opportunities for SWDCA, as we continue to expand our reach through service.
Please visit our website often for information on upcoming events and programs. We are a chapter that believes in the power of collaboration and partnership with individuals and organizations that align with our purpose. If you are interested in working with us on civic-minded programs, contact us at email@example.com.
If you are a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. looking for a chapter home, you are welcome to visit our chapter meetings on the third Saturday of each month. You will find additional information on this website.
Southwest Dallas County Alumnae Chapter
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated was founded on the campus of Howard University on January 13, 1913, by 22 daring young women. Since that time, the membership of the sorority has grown to over 200,000 members representing over 1,000 collegiate and alumnae chapters located in the United States, England, Japan (Tokyo and Okinawa), Germany, the Virgin Islands, Bermuda, the Bahamas, Jamaica and the Republic of Korea, and Liberia.
The Southwest Dallas County Alumnae Chapter (SWDCA) was chartered on April 30, 2004, with 51 members to serve the communities of Desoto, Lancaster, and Wilmer-Hutchins, all located in the southern sector of Dallas County. Since the chartering, SWDCA has expanded its service area to include Cedar Hill and Duncanville, and its membership has grown to almost 200 members.
Are you a parent of a youth age 11-18 years old? SWDCA offers 3 youth programs designed to promote high levels of academic success, STEM education, leadership development, civic engagement and more! We encourage you to attend our upcoming Parent/Volunteer training on October 29, 2020. See details regarding required training. Please CLICK here to obtain more information on signing up your youth.
Are you a chapter member interested in volunteering with the youth programs? We encourage you to attend our upcoming Chapter training on October 20, 2020. See details regarding required training. Please CLICK here to obtain more information on signing up to volunteer.
Arts & Letters Literary Cafe
SWDCA invites you to join our chapter for a Literary Cafe featuring Delta Author Vivian L. King. Vivian L. King is the author of the new book, "When the Words Suddenly Stopped: Finding My Voice Again After a Massive Stroke." The book details the real-life journey that landed me in the hospital suffering a stroke. Find out how I survived and am thriving.
Click Here to Register to Join Us via Zoom. Check out her trailer below!
Financial Planning During a Pandemic
Coronavirus has changed financial situations for many Americans and this event will be instrumental to those establishing a financial plan.
Our keynote speaker, Phillip Washington, is an experienced financial advisor of Stone Hill Wealth Management, will discuss how to navigate your retirement and investments during this unprecedented novel Covid-19. You don’t want to miss out on this wealth of information
REGISTRATION: Click HERE to register with your email address before the November 13th deadline. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.
Every 3rd Saturday of the month
September 2020 - June 2021
9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Thank you to all Candidates who were able to participate in the forum!
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