Wind Beneath My Wings Winner

Wind Beneath My Wings Winner

CONGRATULATIONS! Lenora Barnes is the winner of the 2018-19 GAC Wind Beneath My Wings Award! Soror Barnes is an avid supporter of the chapter, the Chapter President and has served as a diligent and dedicated mentor to our president since the time before our president was initiated.  Soror Barnes is the past Journalist of GAC and has served on Marketing and other committees.  Soror Barnes was initiated @The Gary Alumnae Chapter.  Kudos to Soror Barnes for an award well deserved!

Davis-Powell wins Sister on Sisterhood Award for the Midwest Region!

Davis-Powell wins Sister on Sisterhood Award for the Midwest Region!

Congratulations to Gary Alumnae Chapter for following award winners in the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. – Midwest Region.

*Sister on Sisterhood Award- 1st Place Winner
Tina Y. Davis-Powell

KUDOS Soror Davis-Powell!!!
#DST1913 #GACAlumnae

Please watch the entire virtual awards show here: https://youtu.be/ZrS6DTkaDRw

GRACE AWARD WINNER

GRACE AWARD WINNER

CONGRATULATIONS! Myrtle Davis is the winner of the 2018-19 GAC GRACE Award! Soror Davis is an avid supporter of the chapter, the Chapter President and serves as a mentor to our president.  Soror Davis currently serves as the Chair of Chapter Properties, Founders Day, & Marketing.. Soror Davis was initiated Fall 2010, Gary Alumnae Chapter. Kudos to Soror Davis for an award well deserved!

GRACE Award Winner

GRACE Award Winner

CONGRATULATIONS! Ernestine Dobbins is the winner of the 2018-19 GAC GRACE Award! Soror Dobbins is an avid supporter of the chapter, the Chapter President and serves as a mentor to our president.  Soror Dobbins is a Past President of Gary Alumnae and works on Membership Services and the Past President’s Council. Soror Dobbins was initiated at Beta Chi Chapter, Lane College. Kudos to Soror Dobbins for an award well deserved!

GRACE Award Winner

GRACE Award Winner

CONGRATULATIONS! Alesia Y. Pritchett is the winner of the 2018-19 GAC GRACE Award! Soror Pritchett is an avid supporter of the chapter, the Chapter President and serves as a mentor to our president.  Soror Pritchett is a Past President of GAC and she currently serves on the Membership Services Committee and the Past President Council.  Soror Pritchett was initiated Spring 1999 @Gary Alumnae Chapter.  Kudos to Soror Pritchett for an award well deserved!

Barnes Places 3rd in the Region for Gary Alumnae Chapter

Barnes Places 3rd in the Region for Gary Alumnae Chapter

Congratulations to Gary Alumnae Chapter for following award winners in the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. – Midwest Region.

*Delta D.E.A.R. of the Year- 3rd Place Winner
Faye Kathryn Barnes

KUDOS Soror Barnes!!!!
#DST1913 #GACAlumnae

Please watch the entire virtual awards show here: https://youtu.be/ZrS6DTkaDRw

Regional Day of Service Meeting

Regional Day of Service Meeting

The Gary Alumnae Chapter is proud to present our Regional Day of Service (RDOS)!

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. will conduct numerous acts of service across hundreds of communities in 9 states/provinces in 2 counties on the 3rd Saturday of October in 2019 (On Saturday, October 19, 2019).

The focus will be on 2 of the sorority’s 5-point programmatic thrusts & engage in multiple acts of service on 1 day to deliver programming & services to those in need.

Join us on Tuesday, 8.27.19 for a phone conference meeting to learn how you can get involved for the the Regional Day of Service Planning Meeting from 7:00pm-8:00pm.

Phone: 605-472-5746
Access Code: 520231#

Please share this on your wall, with contacts and anyone who you may have invited.

*All organizations and individuals who are interested in being a part are welcome to call in.

Join Gary Alumnae Chapter in this endeavor. All Groups and Ideas are welcome. Individual volunteers are welcome to come and join us at our planning meetings. We are looking for bilingual individuals to service Gary, East Chicago and Hammond for the RDOS.

Regional Day of Service: Saturday, October 19, 2019
Deborah Hendricks-Black, Chairperson
Yvonne Lucas, Chapter President

Torch and Grace Award Winner

Torch and Grace Award Winner
CONGRATULATIONS!Arlene Mitchell-Pearson is winner of the 2018-19 GAC Delta Torch & Grace Award! Arlene is the Immediate Past Chapter President of GAC and she currently serves as the Chair of the Political Awareness & Involvement and Founders Day Committees.  Arlene is also a member of the Midwest Region Risk Management Committee and several other GAC committees.  Arlene was initiated Spring, 1988 at Nu Eta Citywide Chapter.  The honor is well deserved. Kudos to Soror Pearson! 

Delta Soror of the Year- Gilvonne Davis-Washington

Delta Soror of the Year- Gilvonne Davis-Washington

Gilvonne Davis-Washington is the 2018-19 Delta of the Year! Gilvonne currently serves as the GAC Chaplain and as she is the Chapter Representative for the NWI Intergreek Council.  Gilvonne was initiated in the Spring, 1988 at Nu Eta Citywide Chapter.  The honor is well deserved. Kudos to Soror Gilvonne!

Watkins is a Midwest Region Winner

Watkins is a Midwest Region Winner
Congratulations to Soror Erika Robinson-Watkins on receiving the Exemplary Risk Management & Parent Orientation Program Award for the Mighty Midwest Region. Erika is the Chairperson of the Risk Management Program, a member of the Chaplain’s Council, Step and Stroll Team and she is the Immediate Chapter Chaplain for the Chapter.  Erika was initiated at the Gamma Zeta Chapter (Morris Brown College, Atlanta, Georgia).
 
We are GAC Proud!!!

Delta DEAR of the Year

Delta DEAR of the Year
CONGRATULATIONS!
 
Terri Monroe-Weems is the 2018-19 Delta D.E.A.R. of the Year! Terri currently serves as the GAC Nominating Committee Chair and she is a very active member of the DEAR planning committee.  Terri was was initiated Spring, 1997 at Gary Alumnae Chapter.  The honor is well deserved. Kudos to Soror Weems! 

GRACE Award Winner

GRACE Award Winner

CONGRATULATIONS! Pearl Prince is the winner of the 2018-19 GAC GRACE Award! Soror Prince is an avid supporter of the chapter, the Chapter President and serves as a mentor to our president.  Soror Prince has served as the past Chair for our Adopted School Committee and Membership Services. She is also GAC’s decorator and has adorned many of our activities and events with her special talents and craft work.  Soror Prince was initiated Spring 1999 @Gary Alumnae Chapter.  Kudos to Soror Prince for an award well deserved!

Legacy Award

Legacy Award

CONGRATULATIONS! Tina Davis-Powell is the winner of the 2018-19 GAC Legacy Award! Tina is a member of the National Membership Services Committee, the GAC Chair of Information and Communications & she serves on several other chapter committees.  Soror Davis-Powell was initiated at Gamma Nu Chapter, Fall 1988.  

Reclamation SHERO Award Winner

Reclamation SHERO Award Winner

CONGRATULATIONS! Shalonda Hall is the winner of the 2018-19 GAC Reclamation SHERO! Shalonda is the Chair of the Physical and Mental Health Committee & she came back to the chapter on FIRE!  She successfully chaired several events throughout NWI to promote physical and mental health awareness. Shalonda was initiated Spring, 1995 @ Nu Eta Citywide Chapter. The honor is well deserved. Kudos to Soror Hall!

Sisterhood RoundUp 2019

Sisterhood RoundUp 2019

Calling All Deltas to the Floor!
Save the date NOW for GAC Round Up 2019! This Round Up is sure to be a Deltarific time! Sponsored by The Membership Services Committee, Shana L. Caruthers, Chair & hosted by Soror Cynthia Powers.

$10 tickets can be purchased via Eventbrite:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sisterhood-roundup-bbq-2019-tickets-68061601081 (user fee is $2.24 for a total of $12.24 @checkout)

If you would like to pay by other means, please contact Shana Caruthers at garyalumnae1975@gmail.com.
This is a DELTAS ONLY event. Membership will be verified with Grand Chapter.

GAC Stroll Team Places 2nd

GAC Stroll Team Places 2nd

Congrats to our Step and Stroll Team for placing 2nd in the NWI Inter-Greek Picnic Competition. Awesome job Sorors on your ode to New Edition. Please be sure to check out the video clip of their outstanding performance. The GAC Step and Stroll Team at the 2019 InterGreek Picnic. “Ode to New Edition” DST placed 2nd in the competition.

https://youtu.be/QGJ_pSE51Vs

#BigBadBossDST