Sorority holds annual fan drive

The ladies of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated Mu Omega Chapter and Zeta Amicae of Natchitoches held their annual fan drive as they donated fans to the Council on Aging as an effort to help the elderly combat the summer heat.

Pictured left to right are sorority members Mary Calhoun and Catherine Braxton., COA Outreach Coordinator, Patrice Parker, members Josephine Winder, and Sandra Williams and Amica Doryce Polk President of the Natchitoches Zeta Amicae. Amicae (Friends of Zeta) are women in the community (or sisters or friends of Zetas) who have the willingness to function as a part of the sorority assisting and collaborating with them in community activities.

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated is an international, historically black Greek-lettered sorority founded on January 16, 1920 on the campus of Howard University in Washington D.C. Our founding principles are Scholarship, Service, Sisterhood and Finer Womanhood. Our motto is: A community-conscious, action-oriented organization. We are in partnership with the U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Refuge System). American Association of Retired Person (AARP), March of Dimes, American Cancer Society, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and the Women Veterans Rock. Our National Programs are National Education Foundation, Stork’s Nest, Z. H. O. P. E (Zetas Helping Other People Excel) and Z.O.L. (Zeta Organizational Leadership)

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