During the recent 2016-2017 Chapter Scholarships and Awards Program, the Greenwood Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. awarded scholarships to three area students and awards to two chapter members. The chapter awarded three $1000.00 Scholarships to area high school graduates for 2017 in our service area of Greenwood, McCormick and Abbeville Counties of South Carolina. Guest speaker for the occasion was Rev. Krystal Bryant who is Pastor of St. Paul Methodist Church in Hodges South Carolina.
Pictured from left to right are: Miss Leah Anthony from McCormick High School and Miss Brianna Haddon from Abbeville High School. Both will be attending Lander University this fall. Not pictured was Miss Destiny Gilchrist from Greenwood High School and she will be attending the University of South Carolina in Columbia.
Also during this event the chapter presented 2016-2017 Sorority Awards for Soror of the Year, Leadership Award, and Delta Dear. Pictured from left to right is Soror Monica Foster (Outgoing President) recipient of the Soror of the Year and Leadership Awards; Soror Wynita Stephens is recipient of the Delta Dear of the Year Award.