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 Candidate Breakfast.

Community Service

  • Awarded over $61,000 in scholarships to 29 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.
  • Provide holiday socials and gifts and supplies to freshman, sophmores, junior and seniors returning to Spelman.

Social/Fellowship

Fundraisers

  • Hosted Summer Soul: Party With A Purpose Fundraiser from 2001-2005. Awarded scholarships and honored alumnae.
  • Hosts All That Jazz: Scholarship Fundraiser from 2006-Present. Award scholarships and honor alumnae.
  • Sold group tickets to The Lion King and Alvin Ailey at the Arsht Center and Motown the Musical at the Kravis Center.
  • Created chapter t-shirts and note cards .
  • Raffled tickets for participation in the Winterfest Boat Parade.
  • Quarterly meetings in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties.
  • Hold annual Spelman/Morehouse College summer socials for students and alumni.
  • Host annual Founders Day worship service and meeting.
  • Attend book signings for former Spelman College President Dr. Beverly Daniel Tatum and alumna Tayari Jones.
  • Host game nights, happy hours and holiday socials.
  • Reserved table at United Way Annual Women’s Breakfast where Dr. Johnnetta Cole spoke.
  • Attend events throughout South Florida..
  • 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