Supporting Our Youth in Our Community
Tacoma Delta Foundation’s scholarship funds provide support for students seeking tuition assistance to study at vocational-technical institutes, or two-year or four-year colleges or universities accredited in the United States.
The Foundation’s primary focus is to assist in reducing financial barriers for student to achieve their academic dreams. In partnership with Tacoma Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated, over 250 scholarships have been awarded during the last 25 years, totaling more than $62,000 dollars in assistance to support our future leaders. Tacoma Delta Foundation strongly believes that an investment in our youth is an investment in the future of our community and nation.
Tacoma Delta Foundation works directly with a selection committee to award scholarships to deserving students.
If you are interested in learning about available scholarships, please contact your school counseling center or scholarship office.
Tacoma Alumnae Chapter and Tacoma Delta Foundation present 2019 Red & White Gala Event.
2019 SCHOLARSHIPS APPLICATIONS DUE
2020 SCHOLARSHIP APPLICANTIONS AVAILABLE
TDF awards scholarships granting with purpose to student applicants entering college or continuing their academic programs. Students must meet both academic and community service requirements. The current Scholarship year is available now. Deadline is Feb 02, 2018. All other scholarships will be available beginning August 2018.
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DELTA'S DOLLARS FOR SCHOLARS WALK
This years walk featured more than 250 participants raising money and awareness for Tacoma Delta Foundations Scholarship fund. In conjunction with Tacoma Alumnae Chapter, we were able to raise more than 20,000 dollars in sponsors and pledges. We exceeded our goal but we can do better. Next year we pledge to double this years total by securing more donations from some of the areas largest companies diverse work force. It can be done with Dedication, Strength & Tenacity.
EVENT TICKET PURCHASE
Purchasing Tickets for Tacoma Delta Foundation events is easy, quick and fast. Tickets can be purchased directly from our website without any hassle or huge service fees. After confirming your purchase, print out your event ticket and receipt and you are all done. It really is that simple.
THE RED + WHITE GALA EVENT 2019
A night of elegance was had by all at this years scholarship dinner. 50k was raised in tickets sales and this was the first year of the scholarship silent auction which helped us exceed our goal. Those in attendance witnessed a great evening and knew the night would be special. Jazz ensemble Josephine Howell and her quartet sand the roof off while the crowd danced in delight. Food was prepared by JuneBaby and Chef Edouardo Jordan's succulent soul food.