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Delta line marks 20-year anniversary with community service

Members of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Gamma Lambda Chapter took part in three community service projects during Johnson C. Smith University homecoming weekend to celebrate the group’s 20th “Deltaversary.”

The fall 1995 line of the Gamma Lambda Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. celebrated its 20th “Deltaversary” during Johnson C. Smith University’s homecoming last weekend.

Line members volunteered at three local institutions — JCSU career workshop, Crisis Assistance Ministry and Second Harvest Food Bank — as part of a community service project. They also gave more than $2,000 in scholarships.

“It truly was a weekend of sisterhood, scholarship and service,” said Traci Benjamin, who chaired the anniversary celebrations.

Delta check presentation

Members of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Gamma Lambda Chapter Fall 1995 line presented a $1,500 check to Johnson C. Smith University President Ronald Carter during homecoming weekend. It was one of three education-related presentations the chapter made as part of its 20th anniversary celebrations. Presentations also were made to First Baptist-West and to the Savion RaSean Johnson Literary Arts Scholarship. (Savion, the son of a chapter line sister, died a few years ago, and his mother started the scholarship in his memory.) Photos: Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Gamma Lambda Chapter

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Members of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Gamma Lambda Chapter Fall 1995 line take time out to volunteer during JCSU’s homecoming weekend at Second Harvest Food Bank.

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Celebrating 20 years of sisterhood, scholarship and service, members of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Gamma Lambda Chapter Fall 1995 line take a photo outside of historic Biddle Hall at Johnson C. Smith University.

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