Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

Local Chapter Name: Mu Kappa

Founded: January 13, 1913 at Howard University

Colors: Crimson and Cream

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Motto: “Intelligence is the torch of wisdom.”

Programs: Financial Fortitude: Smart Women Finish Rich; Dr. Betty Shabazz Delta Academy; Delta GEMS – Growing and Empowering Myself Successfully; Mary Help of the Sick Mission Hospital (formerly Thika Memorial Hospital); Total Woman: Mind, Body, and Spirit; Delta Days in the Nations Capital; Delta Days at the United Nations; and Voting Rights

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Famous Alumna: Keshia Knight Pulliam (Actress), Kym Whitley (Comedian/ Actress), Harriette Cole(Creative Director for Ebony Magazine), Natalie Cole (Singer), Aretha Franklin (Singer), Kysa Daniels (CNN Headline News anchor), Daisy Bates (Activist)