"A Community-Conscious, Action-Oriented Organization"
Our Chapter History
hot Arizona day in 1952, five vivacious school teachers came together
to form a new Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. chapter in Phoenix, Arizona.
Soror Elizabeth Swain led the team of dedicated teachers to get Delta
Gamma Zeta chartered. Many Sorors such as Mattie McKinley, Amanda
Sullivan, Willie Mae Hamilton, Margaret Reeder, Eva Wright, Margaret
Huff, and Chris Hood continued to uphold the principles of Scholarship,
Service, Sisterly love and Finer womanhood.
chapter has continued without interruption promoting growth and the
ideals of the sorority, as well as providing countless hours of
community service. Delta Gamma Zeta has been instrumental in chartering
the undergraduate chapter Pi Xi and graduate chapter Omicron Zeta Zeta,
both of Tucson, AZ, reactivating graduate chapter, Iota Gamma Zeta of
Albuquerque, New Mexico, and on April 24, 2010 they launched their Stork's Nest Program in partnership with South Phoenix Healthy Start.
current membership is also made up of dynamic women who are professionals in the education, medical, finance, law, social
work and IT fields.