The Quaker City Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. was chartered on October 17, 1976 during the tenure of Dr. Thelma Thomas Daley, the 16th National President. The chartering ceremony was held on the campus of LaSalle University in Philadelphia. Twenty-eight enthusiastic young women combined their visions, skills, and energies to establish a new alumnae chapter in the Philadelphia metropolitan area. The goal of the chapter is to enhance the Philadelphia community through its public service endeavors.
Quaker City implements the Five-Point Programmatic Thrust of the national organization:
In addition to these programs, the Arts and Letters Committee provides an arena for local poets and musicians to showcase their talents at the annual Artists’ Café. Funds raised directly benefit the ongoing activities of Freedom Theater.
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