The Concord Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated celebrates its virtual 30th Chapter Anniversary in honor of the Chapter’s history and service in Cabarrus County, NC. Themed “Dynamic Diamonds & Precious Pearls: Honoring the Past, Treasuring the Present and Shaping the Future,” this year’s 3-day celebration takes place virtually on April 23-25, 2021.
"This is a major milestone for our chapter as we reflect on our thirty years of service to the Cabarrus County area," says Dr. Kim Sexton-Lewter, President of the Concord Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. "We are taking time to reflect on the vision that our charter members had and how we can continue to expand on it and grow for another thirty years and beyond."
On Friday, April 23, 2021, we will kick off our celebration with laughter and fun during our virtual Comedy Show and After Party from 8:00 – 10:00 p.m. The show will feature Rod Allison of Rod of God Comedy, Tone X and DJ CK for the after party. Tickets for this event are $20 and open to the public.
Concord Alumnae Chapter will conduct its 30th Chapter Anniversary Celebration honoring our charter members, past presidents and initiated lines. During this event, we will present community awards and have musical selections by saxophonist Shabkeek Music and spoken word by Nicole “Nikki” Buck. It takes place Saturday, April 24, 2021 from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. with Erica Bryant serving as Mistress of Ceremonies. Mrs. Bryant is a co-anchor of WSOC-TV Channel 9 Eyewitness News and proud member of the Charlotte Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.
Finally, members will assemble for our worship service on Sunday, April 25, 2021 from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon to wrap up 30th Anniversary Celebration weekend. Our featured speaker will be Bishop Vashti Murphy McKenzie, 117th Bishop of the African Methodist Episcopal Church and Presiding Prelate of the 10th Episcopal District. Bishop McKenzie, named by Huffington Post in 2015 to be one of 50 most powerful women in religious life and author of six books including, The Big Deal of Taking Small Steps to Move Closer to God.