Welcome to the online home of the Dynamic and Historic Eastern Region of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. The Eastern Region is the birthplace of our distinguished sisterhood, where in 1913 the hopes, dreams and prayers of 22 Howard University female students led to the founding of our Sorority. Today sorors from the Eastern Region and around the world honor the legacy of our Founders as we touch hundreds of thousands of lives by improving communities through service, leadership and empowerment.

From our historic roots 126 active chapters now represent the Eastern Region, which consists of Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, and Washington, DC. International chapters of the Eastern Region include: England, Germany, and the U.S. Virgin Islands (St. Croix and St. Thomas).

We are excited to serve as the leaders of an extraordinary group of women committed to fulfilling the vision and purpose of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. as we render public service, impact public policy and maintain a high standard of academic excellence; all while ensuring Delta's relevance with each succeeding decade.

Keeping Excellence and Purpose in the East,


Upcoming Events

St. Jude Walk/Run To End Childhood Cancer
  September 2015

Membership Intake Training for Trainers
  September 20, 2015

Advisors Certification Training
  October 17, 2015 · Millersville University
  October 24, 2015 · Connecticut Center for Arts & Technology

Delta Teacher Efficacy Campaign
Town Hall Meeting in Philadelphia

  October 17, 2015


H.E.R. Stories Convention Edition 2015     
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Regional Officers Awards

Collegiate Chapter Of The Year
Epsilon Tau

Alumnae Chapter Of The Year
Washington DC Alumnae

Outstanding College Program
Rho Chapter

Academic Excellence Award
Bria Holness
Kappa Lambda Chapter

Advisors Circle Award

Advisor Of The Year
Janelle Banks Bradshaw
Xi Tau Chapter

Arts & Letters Awards

Exemplary Arts & Letters Program Collegiate
Kappa Lambda Chapter

Exemplary Arts & Letters Program Alumnae
Baltimore Alumnae Chapter

Collegiate Transition Taskforce Awards

Cause To Applause Collegiate
Kappa Phi Chapter

Cause To Applause Alumnae
Westchester Alumnae Chapter

Delta ERT Award

Emergency Response Team
Prince George's County Alumnae Chapter

Membership Services Awards

Collegiate Soror Of The Year
Alexandra Maye
Kappa Phi Chapter

Alumnae Soror Of The Year
Dr. Charlene M. Dukes
Prince George's County Alumnae Chapter

Delta Dear Of The Year
Bernestine Allen
The Federal City Alumnae Chapter

Exemplary Membership Services
Washington DC Alumnae Chapter
Social Action Awards

Exemplary Social Action Collegiate
Kappa Phi Chapter

Exemplary Social Action Alumnae
Westchester (NY) Alumnae Chapter

Program Planning Awards

Economic Development
Pi Rho Chapter

Physical & Mental Health
Epsilon Tau Chapter

International Awareness
Pi Rho Chapter

Economic Development
Fort Washington Alumnae Chapter

Delta Academy/Delta GEMS
Baltimore Alumnae Chapter

Baltimore County Alumnae Chapter

Prince George's County Alumnae Chapter

International Awareness
Philadelphia Alumnae Chapter

Physical & Mental Health
Prince George's County Alumnae Chapter

Special Events
Impactful Collaboration Collegiate
Epsilon Tau Chapter

Impactful Collaboration Alumnae
Baltimore County Alumnae Chapter

Creative Community Service Collegiate
Epsilon Tau Chapter

Creative Community Service Alumnae
Princess Anne Alumnae Chapter


H.E.R. STORIES Summer Edition 2015