May Week: Spring Into Financial Fortitude

REGISTER: Spring Into Financial Fortitude – Tuesday, May 4th at 6 pm EST, via Zoom, KAC will host an economic development workshop focused on savings, credit recovery & counseling, preventing virtual bank fraud, and homeownership!  This event is free and open to the public. 

Zoom meeting: Financial Fortitude
When: May 4, 2021, 05:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Register in advance for this meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZcod-iqqD4jGtEdusS4sSzutd1QuHGeaeiq
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.


2021 Collegiate Scholarships

The 2021 Knoxville Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta collegiate scholarship application period is closed.

Delta Sigma Theta is an international public service sorority comprised of predominantly Black, college educated women. Since its founding more than 300,000 women have joined the organization. KAC encourages academic excellence through higher education. Scholarships are awarded to young African-American women who exemplify academic excellence, strong leadership, and community involvement.

There are TWO different collegiate scholarships available.

$1,000 Mu Zeta Collegiate Scholarship Qualifications:

-Applicant must be an active member of Mu Zeta Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

-Minimum 3.0 GPA

-Applicant must be a rising junior or senior

$1,200 Dessa Blair Scholarship Qualifications:

-African-American Female-Education Major (Sophomore-Senior)

-Aspiring K-12 Teacher

-Minimum 3.0 GPA  -Knoxville Area Resident

Questions? Email dstscholarships@gmail.com Deadline: Saturday, May 1, 2021


Economic Development: Black Business Spotlight

The Knoxville Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. is spotlighting local Black Businesses to elevate and promote what they have to offer East Tennessee. Meet Knoxville Certified Public Accountant, LaTonya L. Jordan, CPA, PMP, MPA. Her career spans over 10 years with auditing, accounting, finance, budgeting, project management, and nonprofit management.