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Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. 


Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. is a national collegiate sorority that was formed on November 12, 1922 at Butler University in Indianapolis, IN.  


Over the years, Sigma Gamma Rho has served as a home for thousands of collegiate and professional women looking for a place to share inspiring life experiences, learn new things, conquer life challenges, thrive in society, and uplift the community through sisterhood, scholarship, and service. The dynamic women of Sigma Gamma Rho have built and sustained a well-known and highly respected reputation for leading positive change. We currently have more than 500 chapters in the United States, U.S. Virgin Islands, Bahamas, Bermuda, Canada, Germany, South Korea and the United Arab Emirates.

It is the mission of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. to enhance the quality of life for women and their families in the U.S. and globally through community service, civil, and social action. Our goal is to achieve greater progress in the areas of education, health awareness, and leadership development. Our members, affiliates, staff, and community partners work to create and support initiatives that align with our vision.


Sophisticated Southeastern Region

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Iota Zeta Sigma Alumnae Chapter is located in the Sophisticated Southeastern Region. The Southeastern Region is comprised of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, South Carolina, Tennessee, the Bahamas, and the Virgin Islands. The Southeastern Region has four Past Grand Basilei in the region: Past Grand Basileus Evelyn Hawkins Hood, Past Grand Basileus Cleo S. Higgins, Past Grand Basileus Helen Owens, and Past Grand Basileus Katie K. White.


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