NEWS & EVENTS
2023 We will celebrate 110 years of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc., 100 years of the Legendary Ruby Dee, and
The 10 year anniversary of AN ANTHOLOGY OF SISTERHOOD!!!!!
2022 In October we recognized the 100th Birthday of Soror Ruby Dee. DREF and the Arts and Letters Committee of Eastern Region held a program and fundraiser to help continue the funding for our scholarship. Our fourth
"Centennial Scholarship Recipient" is Soror Dawn Belton, a theater major at Bowie State University.
2021 Our third scholarship recipient Victoria Williams was our first Soror and first Graduate Student to win the
scholarship. Victoria was an Opera major and was continuing her graduate degree at Univeristy of
District Columbia in Washington D.C.
2020 Our second scholarship recipient Camren Williams, a junior Viola Major at The Juilliard School in New York,
received $1,000 from the Ruby Dee Legacy of Sisterhood Scholarship. Our nation experienced a pandemic a
and we were unable to present the award face to face but hosted a Virtual Celebration.
Our first scholarship recipient, Tamiea Anderson, a senior Dance Major at Howard University, receives
$1,000 from the Ruby Dee Legacy of SIsterhood Scholarship. Yanique Moore, DREF representative and
Jamal Day, grandson of the late Ruby Dee helped to present the scholarship in Washington DC.
2018 The Co-Editors Dr. Francene Breakfield and L.D. Wells
Presented a $5,000 Scholarship Check to DREF and established the Ruby Dee Legacy of Sisterhood Scholarship at the Southern Regional Conference in Nashville, TN
Delta Authors on Tour Inglewood Alumnae Chapter (California) Farwest Region
Delta Authors on Tour Stone Mountain- Lithonia Alumnae Chapter (Georgia) Southern Region
Delta Authors on Tour Denver Alumnae Chapter (Colorado) Central Region
Georgia State Cluster and Founder's Day
Performance at the Literary Cafe
Delta Authors on Tour Natchez Mississippi Alumnae
Recognized by the Black Women in Jazz for Publication of the Year
Performance for Athens Alumnae Literary Cafe
An Anthology of Sisterhood is featured in the Fall National Journal of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc.
Performed commissioned piece for the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW)
Newton-Rockdale Section Trailblazer Awards
Georgia State Cluster Athens Georgia
Athens Classic Center 2nd Floor Hallway
It's All About Me Women's Conference
Sponsored by the National Stylist Association
Morehouse School of Medicine
Pensacola Alumnae Chapter Book Club
reads and discusses An Anthology of Sisterhood
Black Women in Jazz and the Arts
Awarded the 2015 Visionary Award
Orange County Alumnae Chapter hosts
The Red Hat Literary Tea featuring An Anthology of Sisterhood
in Orlando Florida
Career Day for the YWCA Athens Georgia
Delta Sigma Theta National Convention
Performed at the Southern Region Sisterhood Luncheon
Delta Authors On Tour Kickoff
UGA Night at the Bookstore
Clair and the Chocolate Nutcracker
Hostess Ga Tech Ferst Center