Latest Updates from Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc.
January 2015 - Registration Available for the Sigma Gamma Rho Golden Alert Town Hall in St. Louis, MO
Join us in St. Louis, MO on February 17, 2015 for our national town hall meeting which is free and open to the public. Register Here!
January 2015 - A Golden Alert Remains In Effect Sigma Gamma Rho Hosts Second National Town Hall Meeting
A Golden Alert remains in effect! Join Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. for its second national town hall meeting in St. Louis on February 21 featuring MC Lyte, lyricist, author and hip hop pioneer; Michael P. McMillian, President/CEO of the Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis; Zaki Baruti, president – general of Universal African People’s Organization; and Lt. Col. Kenneth Gregory, St. Louis County Police Department. Read More Here!
January 2015 - Sigma Gamma Rho Hosts Golden Alert Town Hall Meeting Solutions, Education and Empowerment
More than 700 youth and adults attended a Chicago Town Hall Meeting to discuss social justice issues impacting our communities. They came to hear solution based panel discussions and workshops which were a part of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority’s Golden Alert held January 17. Read More Here!
January 2015 - Registration Available for the Sigma Gamma Rho Golden Alert Town Hall in Chicago, IL
Join us in Chicago, IL on January 17, 2015 for our national town hall meeting which is free and open to the public. Register Here!
January 2015 - Sigma Gamma Rho Hosts Golden Alert Town Hall Meeting featuring U. S. Rep. Robin Kelly and Hip Hop Pioneer MC Lyte
A Golden Alert is in effect! Join Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. for a national town hall meeting, which is free and open to the public, in Chicago on January 17 featuring United States Rep. Robin Kelly (IL-Dist. 2) and lyricist, author and hip hop pioneer MC Lyte. Other panelists include Jeff Dase, principal of Edward Coles Model for Excellence World Language Academy, Eugene Dillanado, businessman, and Donnie Smith, executive director of Donda’s House Inc., a nonprofit organization that she co-founded with Kanye West and Che “Rhymefest” Smith. Read More Here!
January 2015 - Sigma Gamma Rho and Hip Hop Pioneer MC Lyte Team Up Partnering to #EducateOURMen
Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. is proud to announce an exciting new partnership with rap pioneer Lana “MC Lyte” Moorer and Hip Hop Sisters Foundation (HHSF) as a founding member and supporter of the #EducateOURMen movement. As part of the sorority’s Golden Alert, a social action campaign to counter the injustices plaguing our communities, Sigma Gamma Rho will help increase cultural education and social responsibility for #EducateOURMen. Read More Here!
January 2015 - The Sigma Spotlight: Sharalyne King - Sharing Sigma's Message in the Pacific Northwest
Change is a part of life. You may live comfortably in one part of the country and then you are off on your next adventure thousands of miles away. Sharalyne King’s latest journey took her from the Midwest to the Pacific Northwest. “It was quite a change. It is much more laid back in Portland.” Read More Here!
January 2015 - Sigma Gamma Rho Congratulates U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown
Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. congratulates U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown (FL – Dist. 5) on being sworn in today into the 114th United States Congress in Washington, D.C. Brown, who is now the ranking member of the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, has been the representative for the 5th District in Florida for more than 20 years. Read More Here!
January 2015 - Sigma Gamma Rho Congratulates U.S. Rep. Robin Kelly
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!