Social Action


The CHCAA Women Running for Public Office Forum 2018

The Social Action Committee coordinates and keep Chapel Hill-Carrboro Area Alumnae Chapter members informed and actively involved in addressing critical issues confronting our communities both socially and politically.

Traditional activities include voter registration, voter information and forums, and education regarding pending legislation. Annually, the Social Action Committee coordinates Chapter participation in the “Delta Days at the Capitol,” both in Raleigh and Washington D.C.

CHCAA Social Action Newsletters

oct-2016-sac-kip-v3-1Download our Oct. Social Action Committee
“Knowledge is Key_Oct” Newsletter

chcaa_social_action_newsletter_sept2016-1Download our Sept. Social Action Committee
“Knowledge is Key” Newsletter

L. to R. Mary Phillips, Lorraine Coleman, Sybil Henderson, Alisha Smith-Freshwater (bottom left pic) 

Delta Days in the Nation’s Capitol • Feb. 2017

Download our latest issue of KIP (knowledge is Power) to read a summary of our Social Action committee’s trip to Washington, DC., at Delta Days in the Nation’s Capitol

Pictured above, center – right, Congressman Cedric Richmond, Mary Phillips and other members of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated

Our CHCAA Sorors Take Action in 2016-2018:

  • Chapter members participated in Women’s Marches (January 2017)
  • Sponsored the “Women Running for Public Office” forum (January 2017 and January 2018)
  • Over 50% of our chapter members voted on the first day of early voting in the 2016 general election (November 2016)
  • Chapter members attended Delta Days in DC and Raleigh
  • Chapter hosted and participated in the Divine 9 NC Legislative Days (2017 and 2018)
  • Conducted social media campaign to “Get Out the Vote” (September-November 2016-2018)
  • Coordinated “Get Out the Vote” phone-a-thons each Saturday leading up to elections (September – November 2016-2018)
CHCAA Women Running for Public Office 2017
Chapter members participated in women’s marches of 2017
Over 50% of the chapter members voted on the first day of early voting in the Presidential election of 2016

CHCAA and Kappa Omicron (UNC-CH) members conducted phone banking during the 2017-2018 elections
Members of CHCAA conducted a social media campaign to “Get Out the Vote” leading up to the elections of 2016