Latest Updates from Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc.
December 2014 - Sigma Gamma Rho Announces National Action Plan
A Golden Alert is in effect for Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Inc. We are calling for immediate action to address the various injustices and conditions plaguing our communities. We will host a series of national community forums next year to address the issues impacting our youth and families. Read More Here!
December 2014 - Sigma Gamma Rho Set to Launch Major Social Action Campaign
Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. will not stand on the sidelines as people in our communities face unequal treatment. The voice of Sigma is relevant and will be visible in the national movement for change. Sigma Gamma Rho is equipped to make an impact and take a proactive approach to be catalysts for change through education and community empowerment. Read More Here!
December 2014 - Sigma Gamma Rho Makes a Splash at Water Safety Clinic
Members of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. made a splash at the AT&T Winter National Championships. They received swim lessons last week from some of the best swimmers, including Olympian and Sigma Gamma Rho member Maritza McClendon, during a water safety clinic called Swim 1922. Read More Here!
December 2014 - The Sigma Spotlight: Vanessa Lathan - Making a Difference in the Fight Against HIV/AIDS
“I really wish I would have told someone who the dude was that did this to me because another female could end up exactly like me and that hurts. Me, my life all gone due to LOVE, unprotected sex AND sadly you guys can't even hear me right now or my story! ..." Read More Here!
December 2014 - Sigma Gamma Rho and USA Swimming Teaming Up
Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. and USA Swimming are teaming up again for another Swim 1922 Clinic. Read More Here!
November 2014 - Sigma Gamma Rho Making a Splash at Golden Goggles
Members of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. made a splash on the red carpet with some of the country’s top swimmers at the 2014 Golden Goggle Awards in New York City. The event, which was held November 24, honored coaches and athletes on the U. S. National Swim Team for their work and performances throughout the year. Read More Here!
November 2014 - Sigma Gamma Rho Working Nationally on Women's Issues
Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. is at the table when it comes to key issues at the White House. The White House Council on Women and Girls (CWG) recently released a report that looks into the inequities and distinct challenges facing women of color, while looking into what’s being done to close unfair gaps in educational outcomes, pay, career opportunities and health disparities. Read More Here!
November 2014 - Sigma Gamma Rho Hosts a Golden Affair
Members of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. in Chicago are hosting a reception and fundraiser to benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. They will also honor Mrs. Bonita M. Herring, the recently re-elected International President of the sorority. The reception, A Golden Affair, will be held on Sunday, November 30 from 3 -7 p.m. at the Legacy (11901 South Loomis) in Chicago. Read More Here!
November 2014 - The Sigma Spotlight: Soror Eunice M. Atkinson, Life Member No. 4
For Soror Eunice M. Atkinson age is nothing but a number. At 94, she is always on the go. “I’m blessed by God to be here. I’m an old chicken now,” she joked. “But, I don’t feel like I’m 94.” She keeps herself busy by visiting family and running errands around town every day. She rarely stays in the house during the day. “I can’t look at four walls long. I have to get out.” Read more here!
October 2014 - The Sigma Spotlight: Betty Cody - A Breast Cancer Survivor Taking it One Day at a Time
Life can sometimes take you on an unexpected turn. The bumps in the road can leave you wondering how you will survive. For Soror Betty Cody, the unexpected and unbelievable taught her to take it one day at a time. Read more here!
September 2014 - Sigma Gamma Rho Back in the Nation’s Capitol Making an Impact at the Congressional Black Caucus
The international leadership team and members of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. recently attended the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s Annual Legislative Conference. Read more here!
August 2014 - Olympic Swimmer Inducted Into Georgia Hall of Fame
Olympian swimmer Maritza McClendon inducted in to the Georgia Aquatic Hall of Fame. Read more here!
August 2014 - Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Focuses on Water Safety
Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. will participate in a swim clinic with members of the USA Swimming national team in Irvine, California at the Phillips 66 National Championship. Read more here!
July 2014 - Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Makes an Impact On The D.C. Area
Community service was the focal point for members of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority Inc. as they wrapped up their 55th Biennial Boule, or convention, in National Harbor. More than 1,300 people attend the five-day event at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center from July 18 - 22. Read more here!
May 2014 - Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. Rises for Social Action
Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. releases an official response to missing girls in Nigeria, Africa. Read more here!
April 2014 - 55th Biennial Boule Special Undergraduate, Spring 2014 New Member, Spring 2014 New Philo & Rhoer Registration Options Now Available
A special installment payment plan for 2014 Boule registration which will include all members inducted after January 1, 2014 (or Spring 2014 new members), all undergraduate sorors, all Philos inducted after January 1, 2014 (or Spring 2014 new philos) and all Rhoers is available. Read more here!
March 2014 - Sigma Gamma Rho Partners with St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Sigma Gamma Rho is committed to supporting the kids of St. Jude through our national initiative Girls' Night In. Join us by donating now!