Charter Members

The organizing force behind the March 31, 1974 chartering of the Prince George’s County Alumnae Chapter (PGCAC) understood the words of Shirley Chisholm who declared that “you don’t make progress, whimpering and complaining. You make progress by implementing ideas.” As such, Ethel Mae Rogers Grundy, a local activist, business executive, and educator, realized that a chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated was essential to strengthening Black families in her beloved Prince George’s County, Maryland. Over a period of several months, she galvanized 22 other professional women to chart the course for the first Delta chapter in the County. These women of extraordinary vision and faith dedicated themselves to enhancing the quality of life for all Prince Georgians by providing assistance to those in most need and promoting academic excellence and cultural enrichment. Several of the programs initiated by this amazing group of public school administrators, educators, Federal government managers, and corporate executives remain in place today, although with a reimagined perspective.


These amazing she-roes honored the evolution and incomparable legacy of Delta through their service as the first chairperson of the Delta Foundation, nine years as chapter presidents, and four years as the Pennsylvania State Coordinator. “May the work they’ve done speak for them.”

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About Us

  • Hey Pumpkin
    Sat 01 Oct
    Oct 01, 12:00 AM – Oct 31, 11:50 PM
    Online Event
    Join Our Mission to Bring Awareness to Domestic Violence. Paint and Display your Pumpkins during the Month of October. A Purple Pumpkin signifies Domestic Violence has no place here.
  • PGCAC Wednesday Wise Webinars: Scholarship Informational Sessions 2022
    Wed 12 Oct
    Oct 12, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
  • Home Fire Prevention and Evacuation Webinar
    Thu 20 Oct
    Oct 20, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
  • Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk
    Sat 22 Oct
    Oct 22, 9:00 AM
    Washington, Tidal Basin, Washington, DC, USA
  • Medicare and Your Money - 2022
    Sat 22 Oct
    Oct 22, 10:00 AM – 10:05 AM
    Join the Prince George's County Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. and a representative from the Prince George's County Department of Family Services & State Health Insurance Assistance Program for a discussion about all parts of the Medicare Program
  • PGCAC Wednesday Wise Webinars: Scholarship Informational Sessions 2022
    Wed 26 Oct
    Oct 26, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Essay Writing Webinar
  •  PGCAC HBCU Virtual Experience
    Sat 29 Oct
    Oct 29, 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
  • DST Money Matters
    Sat 05 Nov
    Nov 05, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
  • PGCAC Wednesday Wise Webinars: Scholarship Informational Sessions 2022
    Wed 09 Nov
    Nov 09, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    PGCAC Scholarship Information Session
    Sun 07 May
    May 07, 2023, 3:00 PM
    Greenbelt, 7400 Greenway Center Dr, Greenbelt, MD 20770, USA
Event Calendar
(Upcoming Events)
PGCAC Charter Members

Delois Adams* 

Willa Bowers* 

Mary Ford 

Josephine Foster

Betty Hartsfield Fowler* 

Susan F. Freeland 

Shirley Perry Greene*

Ethel Mae Rogers Grundy

Lee Halper*

Beryl Lambeth 

Hazel K. Lewis 

Ruth Lowe

Margaret Montague* 

Solona Moore* 

Billie Faye Nobles 

Violet Oglesby*

Edna Becton Pittmon* 

Shirley Rice* 

Joyce Rich*

Joanna M. Smith 

Mildred Thompson 

Eva Tildon

Jennie C. Whitt

* Deceased