National Website: http://www.deltasigmatheta.org/
Chapter Website: http://org.elon.edu/dst1913/index.html
2971 Campus Box, Elon NC 27244
President: Yvette Bean
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. A sisterhood of more than 250,000 predominately Black college educated women, the Sorority currently has over 975 chapters located in the United States, England, Japan (Tokyo and Okinawa), Germany, the Virgin Islands, Bermuda, the
Bahamas and the Republic of Korea.
Chapter Name: Omicron Iota
Colors: Crimson and Cream
Symbol: Fortitude and Crest & unofficially the elephant
Motto: Intelligence is the Torch of Wisdom
Principles: Sisterhood, Leadership and Public Service
May 9, 1981
Shirley Chisolm, Keisha Knight Pulliman, Aretha Franklin and Dr. Dorothy Irene Height
All of our programs and philanthropy projects fall in one of the following five point programmatic thrust categories: Economic Development, Educational Development, International Awareness and Involvement, Physical and Mental Health and Political Awareness and Involvement.