Over 1,200 women of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. showed up in Washington, DC this week to have their voices heard.
The members of the organization which is a sisterhood of predominantly Black, college educated women, traveled from across the nation to take part in the sorority’s Delta Days in the Nation’s Capital, a four day long program of advocacy and social action.
Members of the sorority met with state representatives and lobbied to have their voices heard on issues important to the Black community including gun control, immigration reform, Medicare, Medicaid & Social Security, cybersecurity, cancer research and voting rights.
We at Watch The Yard have compiled a list of our favorite social media posts and pictures from members of the sorority who were present and the politicians who took to social media after meeting with them.
Throughout their 105 years of existence, the women of Delta Sigma Theta have been at the forefront of action as a voice for those in need. We at Watch The Yard would like to commend these powerful women for showing up in numbers and once again making their presence known in Washington D.C.
March is Women’s History Month, and today we’re featuring the women of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority who gathered on Capitol Hill to meet with Congressional leaders. Delta Sigma Theta Sorority is a private, non-profit organization whose purpose is to provide assistance and support through established programs in local communities throughout the world. – – – – Photograph by House Photographer Phi Nguyen. #ushousephoto #uscapitol #ddnc2018 #dst #capitolhill #deltasinthehouse #washingtondc #capitolday #capitolstepsphoto #nikonphotography #nikond5
Share this on Facebook if you think these women deserve to go VIRAL
AKAs3 days ago
A Soror of Alpha Kappa Alpha From Michigan Was Just Crowned Miss Black USA
Deltas1 week ago
These Charlotte Alumnae Delta Sigma Theta Sorors Just Blew Us Away With Their #LevelUpChallenge
AKAs4 days ago
The AKAs, Deltas, and Zetas at the University of Delaware Teamed Up for a Unity Stroll and It’s FIRE
SGRhos4 days ago
Brilliant 15-Year-Old College Senior Opens Up About The Importance of Sigma Gamma Rho’s Rhoer Club
Deltas4 days ago
NASA’s Johnson Center Just Appointed a Soror of Delta Sigma Theta as Its First Black Deputy Director
Kappas6 days ago
Cedric The Entertainer Assists His Kappa Alpha Psi Brother, The Police Chief of St. Louis With The Ultimate Lip Sync Challenge
Omegas4 days ago
Proof That The Ques at Virginia Union University Are the TRUTH When It Comes to Hop Shows
Alphas6 days ago
The Brothers of Alpha Phi Alpha at Valdosta State University Just Dropped This ICE COLD Music Video