Readiness - Response - Recovery

Delta Emergency Response Team (ERT)

The ERT mission is to

  • Increase awareness about emergency preparedness activities;
  • Provide steps for early response and efficient recovery;
  • Provide resource support and guidance for sorority members and communities impacted by natural or man-made disasters; and
  • Provide effective and immediate communication strategies to facilitate and aid in preparedness and response.


Emergency Response Programs


DST Disaster Relief Fund

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. in partnership with the Delta Research and Educational Foundation (DREF) is seeking support for communities impacted by natural disasters. The DST Disaster Relief Fund is a trusted source where you will be able to sign up, make a one-time donation today, and also pledge your tax-deductible recurring gift. This fund was established to provide direct relief to sorors and communities impacted by catastrophic events. Your generous donation will better position the Sorority to assist when disasters occur. 

You may donate electronically using the DONATE HERE button or by mail. When submitting online, please type DSTDRF (DST Disaster Relief Fund) in the comment section.

Mail contributions to:

The Delta Research & Educational Foundation (DREF)

1703 New Hampshire Ave NW,

Washington, DC 20009

September is National Preparedness Month

Use September, National Preparedness Month, to do your family emergency planning.  The 2019 theme is "Prepared, Not Scared" and we are encouraging everyone to #BeReady.

Farwest Emergency Response Team

Denise Johnson


Carlene Davis

Kendreia Dickens-Carr

Diane Parker-Harris

Cherene Sandidge

Traci Williams

Luana Milburn Wesley