Financial Fortitude

Financial Fortitude is an Economic Development initiative under Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.’s Five-Point Program Thrust. Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.’s national Financial Fortitude initiative is a program that helps participants develop and implement financial plans, managing all aspects of their personal finances. Financial Fortitude is designed to assist Sorors and their local communities realize the overarching goal of personal wealth and financial security through an understanding of the basic principles of: goal setting, financial planning, budgeting, debt management, savings and investments, retirement planning, homeownership and insurance. All programs are designed to teach participants how make their money work for them.

Financial Fortitude Target Areas:

  • Homeownership
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Debt Management
  • Investing
  • Insurance
  • College Education Financing
  • Estate PlanningRetirement
  • WDCAC Financial Fortitude’s Latest Event
  • Delta Speed Business Card Exchange

The Black Business Spotlight is a new initiative of the Washington DC Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. that spotlights Black owned business in Washington, DC and encourages community patronage of these businesses. We will spotlight a different business every week for the remainder of 2015.

The Criteria
1. Black owned entity
2. Provides goods or services in Washington, DC
3. Have at least one (1) year in business
4. Have some community involvement or participation

Complete the Black Business Spotlight Form and email it to