Launching New Dimensions of ServiceSM
This administration's program theme combines traditional programs with new concepts, all designed to improve the lives of those we serve, while preparing future generations to assume their rightful place on the world stage.
Educational Enrichment: Members will engage in the sorority's signature youth enrichment program, ASCENDSM with efforts designed to motivate, engage and assist high school students in reaching their maximum potential. ASCENDSM will focus on Achievement, Self-Awareness, Communication, Engagement, Networking and Developmental Skills.
Health Promotion: Members will promote health awareness in Alzheimer's Disease, Stroke and Mental Illness.
Family Strengthening: Family Strengthening programs will target critical issues facing many families, including lack of food, shelter and financial means.
Environmental Ownership: Members will implement high impact programs to provide healthy environments and improve the quality of life in underserved communities.
Global Impact: Members will implement the UNA-USA (United Nations Association) Global Classrooms Project to prepare today's youth for an increasingly global and complex society.
In addition, to expand our community presence as a result of these initiatives, members will engage in the following Community Impact Days.
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service (January)
Pink Goes Red for Heart Health Day (February)
1908 Playgrounds Mobilization Day (May)
The Longest DayTM Alzheimer's Support Activities (June)
Mental Health Awareness Day (July)
Childhood Hunger Awareness Day (October)
Please visit the International website for full descriptions and more information about its current initiatives.