When Soror Attorney General Loretta Lynch arrived in Richmond there were a select few invited to the table with her – among those was Soror Jovanka Beckles, member of the Contra Costa Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc..
Soror Lynch, who was sworn in this April and is the first African-American woman to hold the post, during her one-day tour of Richmond on September 26 met with Richmond youths and spoke with officers from the Richmond Police Department. Since being sworn in, Lynch has pushed to improve community relations.
The Contra Costa Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., is still accepting applications from teen girls between the ages of 11 and 14 who reside in Contra Costa County to participate in the Dr. Betty Shabazz Delta Academy! This program offers participants a unique opportunity for mentoring, educational activities, and service learning projects, which are anchored in the basic tenets of Delta Sigma Theta’s mission of Sisterhood, Scholarship, and Service. Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., is an organization of college-educated women bound by Christian principles and dedication to public service.
Parents, if you would like for your daughter(s) to become a part of this rewarding experience, please see the application guidelines below!
- Download the FILLABLE Delta Academy 2015-2016 Application and complete in its entirety (student application, parent consent, consent to photograph, and student health history).
- Send completed application via e-mail as an attachment to:firstname.lastname@example.org (Subject Line – Delta Academy Application) or via United States Postal Mail to:
Delta Academy CCAC – DST
P.O Box 21811
El Sobrante, CA 94820
In the event that you have any questions, please feel free to call or text LaToya Braxton at (510) 289-1042.