Annual Calendar of Activities

Chapter Accomplishments since 1999

For Students

  • Participate annually in 5K races for charities. Have raised over $1,000 for these charities (Susan Komen Race for the Cure, Sickle Cell Disease Association of Miami, Martin Luther King, Jr. 5K)
  • Established a relationship with 100 Black Men of South Florida and serve as volunteers to assist with their annual Christmas shopping spree for underprivileged children sponsored by Target and Walmart.
  • Served as Presenting Sponsor for the Gwen S. Cherry Black Women Lawyers Association Judicial Breakfast.

Community Service

  • Awarded over $47,000 in scholarships to 19 students from South Florida attending Spelman College.
  • Hosted Blue Diamond Teen Brunch for top female high school students in West Palm Beach.
  • Sent care packages to freshman from South Florida attending Spelman College.
  • Participated in local college fairs to inform and recruit students.
  • Attend Admissions Office receptions.

Social/Fellowship

Fundraisers

  • Hosted Summer Soul: Party With A Purpose Fundraiser from 2001-2005. Awarded scholarships and honored alumnae.
  • Hosts tAll That Jazz: Scholarship Fundraiser from 2006-Present. Award scholarships and honor alumnae.
  • Sold group tickets to Mavis Staples and Blind Boys of Alabama Concert at the Arsht Center and Motown the Musical at the Kravis Center.
  • Created chapter t-shirts and note cards and sell for profit.
  • Raffled tickets for participation in the Winterfest Boat Parade.
  • Hold annual Spelman/Morehouse College Summer Social for students and alumni.
  • Hosted lunch for Spelman College President, Dr. Beverly Daniel Tatum.
  • Hosted three (3) Alumnae Affairs Alumnae Chats at two alumnae’s homes and hotel.
  • Reserved table at United Way Annual Women’s Breakfast where Dr. Johnnetta Cole spoke.
  • Celebrate Founders Day every April by worshiping together at a church of alumnae. We contribute a minimum of $200 to each church’s scholarship fund and attend lunch following the service
  • Hold quarterly meetings for business purposes and highlighting alumnae’s businesses.
  • Established website
  • Established monthly newsletter.
  • Completed chapter By-Laws
  • Incorporated as a Chapter in 2000
  • Created Chapter’s historical CD and displays

General