Please click on the Membership Tab for information about attending meetings; connecting with GAC and prospective membership.
Congrats to GAC Past President Jeanette Pike on celebrating a 50 Year Milestone in Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. She is still serving and is the Chair of Rituals and Ceremonies.
GAC POLITICAL AWARENESS & INVOLVEMENT is seeking volunteers for VOTER REGISTRATION!
Volunteers needed to register voters at:
Urban League of NWI on Tuesday, September 25, 2018-9:00AM-6:00PM
3101 Broadway, Gary, IN 46408
Calumet High School on Wednesday, September 26, 2018- 7:30AM-5:00PM
3900 Calhoun Street, Gary, IN 46408
Volunteers can also assist in any of the following ways on any days indicated:
M-F 7:30A-11:30A– Staff voter registration tables at Calumet Township Trustee’s Office
M-F 9A-3P– Staff voter registration tables at Community HealthNet Centers in Gary
M-F, 3P-8P: Phone bank at the Urban League of NWI using call lists of unregistered voters.
M-F, 3P-8P: Door to Door Canvassing using walk sheets of names and addresses of unregistered voters. This
also includes evenings/weekends and event canvassing.
Church Outreach: Deliver voter registration forms, make follow-up calls to faith leaders, collect completed
registrations and staff voter registration tables at food pantries to more than 75 churches currently
Please contact Arlene Mitchell Pearson at firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to volunteer. Use Voter Registration Volunteer in the subject line.
The Educational Development Committee will be holding Risk Management Training for ALL Volunteers interested in working with Gary Alumnae Chapter’s Youth Initiatives.
These groups include: Delta Academy, EMBODI, and Delta G.E.M.S.
The training dates are:
Please contact Risk Management Chairperson, Erika Robinson-Watkins @email@example.com. In your email, please use the “Risk Management Training” in the subject and please be sure to leave a phone number for her to contact you.
*Please note: to volunteer and/or work with any Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. youth group, you must attend an official Risk Management Training hosted by the chapter.
Congratulations to Gary Alumnae Chapter member, Aimbrell D. Holmes who graduated from the Midwest Fellows Program at our 48th Regional Conference in Cincinnati, OH. Aimbrell is the Chairperson of the GAC Policies & Procedures Committee.
GAC members Sherry Moore-Schultz & Shalonda Jones were recognized by The Final Call newspaper while visiting Detroit’s Wright Museum to pay tribute to Delta Honorary Member, Aretha Franklin during her funeral services. The were given free newspapers that featured the icon Franklin on the cover and their picture is trending on the newspaper’s social media pages.
The GAC Step & Stroll Team won the Stroll Off Competition for the 8th consecutive year at the Gary Inter-Greek Picnic held at Marquette Park in August 2018.
Congratulations to GAC Past President Deborah Hendricks-Black, who was appointed as the Emergency Response Team Coordinator for the State of Indiana! Deborah also serves as the Corresponding Secretary for GAC.
Congratulations to GAC’s Immediate Past President, Arlene Mitchell-Pearson, on her new appointment, Midwest Region Risk Management Committee!
Arlene is also the of GAC’s Chair of Political Awareness, & Involvement, Technology & Founders Day.
GAC is on the move!
“These hands don’t haze!”
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated (“Delta”) has a zero-tolerance hazing policy. The Gary Alumnae Chapter is proud to promote National Hazing Prevention Week September 24-28, 2018.
The Communications & Information Committee will be sharing facts, education and awareness. Start the week off right by taking the Hazing Prevention Pledge. TOGETHER, we can make a difference!