Saturday, May 16, 2015

Alpha Theta Zeta Celebrates Finer Womanhood Week

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Incorporated, Alpha Theta Zeta chapter, celebrated its Finer Womanhood Week on March 22-28, 2015.  Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated, Finer Womanhood celebration is a Sorority hallmark which began in 1923. This celebration emphasizes the standards, morals, customs, and attributes of fine young ladies in the community and the sorority.

Local programming is organized throughout the Finer Womanhood celebration to encourage re-dedication to sorority ideals, increase community consciousness, and empower its citizens. Finer Womanhood month is celebrated the last week of February through the entire month of March.  

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated, Alpha Theta Zeta chapter, began its Finer Womanhood Week by worshiping together with friends and family at Connor’s Temple Baptist Church on March 22, 2015. 

On March 24, 2015, the chapter members read to preschoolers at the EOA and donated books to each child.  

The chapter continued to exemplify its principle of sisterly love by delivering tea to its sick and shut-in members and hosting its Mad Hatter Tea at Barnes Restaurant on March 28, 2015. 

There were awards given to outstanding members:
2015 Soror of the Year – Shaniqua Vasser       
2015 Unsung Hero - Clyde Faison
2015 Unsung Hero - Lou Frazier-Brown

The week culminated with “Blue and White Bowling” at AMF Bowling Lanes.

The chairperson for the Finer Womanhood Week activities was Kathye Jinks and assisted by Thomasina Thompson.