50th Anniversary Celebration
Mona H. Bailey & Dolores Sennette
Past National President of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated, Mona Humphries Bailey was our keynote speaker. We were also joined by our Past National Treasurer Dolores Sennette.
Margaret E. Carson Scholarship
Margaret E. Carson was a charter member of the Albuquerque Alumnae Chapter. She donated $10,000 for scholarships to be awarded over the next 10 years. Her family, Kenneth Carson Jr., Michael Caron, and Soror Theresa Carson joined us and unveiled a portrait of Soror Margaret.
Judith R. Harris Scholarship Recipients
Congratulations to the 2017 Judith R. Harris Scholarship recipients with their proud parents. Oluwadamilola Adeni, Sidiki Mudada (not pictured), Elizabeth Sanya, Paris Valencia, and Mavel Valdez. Each recipient wrote an essay about their goals, the value they place on higher education, what they saw as the most critical issue facing under-represented minorities, and their proposals to address these issues.
Anti Hazing Bill Passed
The Anti Hazing Bill (HB200) initiated by Albuquerque Alumnae passes on the New Mexico House floor! Thank you to House Majority Floor Leader Sheryl Stapleton for her support.
Delta Days in Washington, DC
Albuquerque Deltas traveled to Washington, D.C. for our annual Delta Days at the Nation's Capital. Sorors enjoying a break with Past National President Marcia Fudge.
Motown The Musical
The Red Carpet reception for Motown The Musical was a hit! Thank you to the cast members Allison Semmes (Diana Ross) and Jarran Muse (Marvin Gaye) for joining us at the reception.
World Vision Experience
Albuquerque Alumnae Deltas supported International Awareness with World Vision Experience, a truck that travels the world showing how the displaced and vulnerable live in other countries.
African American Read-In
The Duke City Deltas featured Albuquerque local and NAACP Image Award Nominee Dr. Karissa Culbreath as our 2017 African-American Read-In author for her book "Daddy's Little Girl."
Golden Anniversary High Tea
Celebrating 50 years of sisterhood, scholarship and service! The Golden Anniversary High Tea and Celebration of our Charter Members was delightful!