Educational Development

Enriching the lives of our youth and community by fostering environments that promote life-long learning and stress the importance of a college education, vocational training, and healthy life skills.


Delta GEMS, Delta Academy, Scholarships, and Story Telling

Dr. Jeanne L. Noble Delta GEMS Institute

The Delta GEMS is National initiative established for the continuation and expansion of the Dr. Betty Shabazz Delta Academy. It is designed for teenage girls between the ages of 14-18 in grades 9 through 12, who have not reached their full academic potential.

Dr. Betty Shabazz Delta Academy

The Delta Academy is a National program initiative of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. designed to enrich and enhance the education of young females ages 11-14.

Story Telling

A focus on education through literacy to help children grow their love of reading ultimately leading to their success in school by having key volunteers read books or tell stories


Phoenix Metropolitan Alumnae Chapter provides scholarship opportunities to students in Maricopa County who wish to extend their education beyond high school.