DST LA Weekly Correspondence- March 6, 19

Los Angeles Alumnae Chapter
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc.
Honoring Our Past:Bridging the Future through Sisterhood and Service

Corresponding Corner
Weekly Updates March 06, 2019

National Correspondence 1. National Strategic Partnership Task Force invite us to the 2019 Stop the Silence Breast Cancer Walk/Run with our charitable partners Sisters Network Inc.. The Walk/Run is scheduled for Saturday Saturday April 27, 2019 in Houston, Texas.
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2. National Membership Services Committee encourages all Sorors to capture the Joy in Our Sisterhood by participating in this months Sisterhood Month Activity Calendar
(Click here to read the letter by the National Membership Services Committee)
(Click here to access the Sisterhood Month Activity Calendar)

3.Announcing the 16th Annual “Delta Days at the United Nations”  March 21-22, 2019 in New York
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4. National Heritage and Archives Committee Heritage Moments: Joan M. Prince, Ph.D
(Click here to view Joan M. Prince Ph.D.)
(Click here to read her biography. pg. 1)
(Click here to read pg. 2)
(Click here to read pg. 3)

5. 2019 Slate of National Officers and National Committee Members
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(Click here to access the DST National Slate 2019)

6. 2018-2019 National Arts and Letters Chapter Award Call for Submissions The deadline for award submissions is April 01, 2019
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(Click here to access the Award Application)

7. Our Official Call to Convention has posted. 54th National Convention in New Orleans, LA from July 11th – 14th, 2019
(Click here to view the Official Call to Convention announcement)
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8. Our National President and CEO Soror Beverly E. Smith sent a reminder letter regarding our annual renewal of Local and Grand Chapter dues and fees for the upcoming Sorority Year
(Click here to view the Dues Renewal letter pg. 1)
(Click here to view the Dues Renewal letter pg. 2)
(Click here to download the Annual Dues Renewal Form)

Regional Correspondence   1. Farwest Regional Training Summit will be held March 29 – 31, 2019 in San Diego, CA at the San Diego Marriott LaJolla
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(Click here to access the Advisors Training Form)
(Click here for the Hotel San Diego Marriott LaJolla link)

2. Financial Aid and Scholarships are available for Individuals as well as Chapter’s Community Service Programs
(Click here to review the invitation from our Regional Director regarding Scholarships available)
(Click here to view the Regional Scholarships )
(Click here to view Chapter Seed Grants available)
(Regular Financial Aid Scholarship application)
(Special Financial Aid Scholarship Application)
(Delta Founders and Past National Presidents Endowed Scholarship Application)
(Chapter Seed Grant Application)

Chapter Correspondence 1. Mayor Eric Garcetti & Councilman President Herb Wesson invites us to the City of Los Angeles Women’s History Month Friday March 15th at 6pm Honoring the Los Angeles Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. 
Tickets are $25.00 Contact Soror McGhee at 310-930-8982 or log on to DSTLACHAPTER.com
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2.Celebrate our Chapter’s 90th Anniversary Weekend June 14-16, 2019.
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(Click here to purchase tickets on Eventbrite)

3. Reclamation Sisterhood and Retention wants to remind you to participate in the Sisterhood Month Calendar and submit photos with the hashtag #JoyInOurSisterhood We would like for Sorors to send photos to the Farwest Newsflash (farwestnewsflash@gmail.com) so it can be added to our Newsletter.

4. Fun Day Rep Your Region Scavenger Hunt  Saturday March 16, 2019 at Animo Western Charter  School 11:30am – 3:00pm
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5. Physical and Mental Health are looking for a bag that is missing with purple balls. Please return to Rachel Whitlow, Chair of Physical and Mental Health.

6. Los Angeles Alumnae Chapter in collaboration with Watts Healthcare Corporation presents our annual Community Health and Wellness Fair Saturday April 27, 2019 from 10-4pm
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7. Upcoming CPR Training will take place Saturday April 20th at 9:5am. Contact Ra’Keena  Luckey for details ert@dstlachapter.com

8. Physical Mental and Health in collaboration with  the Men of Omega Psi Phi Bull Dog 5K Run/Walk for Prostate Cancer May 11, 2019 encourage you to register for this walk.
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9. ERT’s upcoming CPR Training will take place on Saturday April 20, 2019 at 9:45am at 520 N. LaBrea Ave. The training will be less than three hours. There are ten spots available. The cost for Chapter Members is $35. Contact Soror Ra’Kenna Luckey at ert@dstlachapter.com for more information and to sign up today.

Divine 9 Correspondence
1. Foothill Alumnae of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc invites us to join them at their Second Annual Financial Fortitude Workshop on Saturday April 13, 2019 10am – 1pm
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2. National Panhellenic Council of Los Angeles presents 10th Annual Essie McGriff Greek Reunion
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3. 2nd Annual Gold Coast Step Classic Stepshow
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4. Pomona Valley Alumnae Chapter invites all Sorors, family and friends to celebrate their 40th Anniversary on Saturday March 09, 2019 at the DoubleTree Hotel, Pomona
Tickets can be purchased at www.pvacdst.org (Click here to view the flyer)

Community Correspondence
1. Upcoming Meetings March 02, 2019 LA Alumnae Chapter Meeting (LA,CA)
March 2, 2019 Delta Authors on Tour (Phoenix, AZ)
March 9‐12, 2019 Delta Days at the Nation’s Capital (Washington, DC) 
March 21‐22, 2019 Delta Days at the United Nations (New York, NY) 
March 29‐31, 2019 Regional Training Summit (San Diego, CA)

Have an amazing week!
Be Blessed!!
  Krishna Y. Smith Ed.D Corresponding Secretary
Los Angeles Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.