JAMAICA, NY, March 08, 2013 /24-7PressRelease/ -- The women of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., Phi Zeta Zeta Chapter and Omicron Alpha Chapter will honor community leaders that have been instrumental in organizing Hurricane Sandy relief efforts at their 6th Annual Finer Womanhood Scholarship Luncheon. The event will be held on March 23, 2013 at 12p - St. John's University, D'Angelo Ballroom. It has been nearly four months since Hurricane Sandy devastated portions of the Queens, NY community. This luncheon will serve as a meaningful way for both chapters to applaud the efforts of the honorees and as a reminder that there is still work to be done.
Phi Zeta Zeta chapter will also present two High School Seniors with college scholarships.
The 2013 Honorees are as follows:
Organization of the Year
NAACP Jamaica Chapter, Leroy Gadsden, President
Spiritual Health Leader of the Year
Reverend Phillip Craig, President- Queens Chapter National Action Network
Physical Health Leader of the Year
Dr. Lynn Holden, Founder & President, Mentoring In Medicine
Phi Zeta Zeta and Omicron Alpha will also recognize members of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.
Zeta Of The Year
Ebony Roundtree, Website/Public Relations Chair
Our Sisters Keeper Award
Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., Iota Theta Zeta (Long Island, NY)
A silent auction will also be held to benefit the chapter scholarship fund
To purchase tickets or for more information please contact
Zeta Phi Beta, Sorority, Inc.
Phi Zeta Zeta Chapter
P.O Box 300387
Jamaica, NY 11430-0387
Tickets/Journal Ads are also available for purchase through Eventbrite http://phizetazeta.eventbrite.com/
Tickets are $55.00, $25.00 (children ages 4-12) & $35 (Undergraduate Members of Zeta Phi Beta)
Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. was founded on the campus of Howard University on January 16, 1920. The Sorority's international program ZHOPE (Zetas Helping Other People Excel) through Mind, Body and Spirit serves to empower people from all walks of life. Sorority members and auxiliary groups provide untotaled hours of voluntary service and professional talent to educate the public, assist youth, enrich community outreach programs, and promote legislation for civic and social change. Headquartered in Washington, D.C., Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. has over 800 chapters in the Continental United States, the Bahamas, Germany, Japan, Korea, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The Sorority has a diverse membership of college-educated women representing various disciplines, industries and professions. Zeta Phi Beta's umbrella also includes auxiliary groups-Amicae, Archonettes, Amicettes and Pearlettes.
Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc - Phi Zeta Zeta (Graduate) Chapter was chartered on April 14, 2007 to serve the Queens, New York community. Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc - Omicron Alpha (Undergraduate) Chapter was chartered on June 14, 1965 and covers Queens College, York College, and St. John's University.
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