CLAYTON – Members of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. Chi Xi Zeta Chapter will receive the honor of having June 7, 2019 proclaimed “Chi Xi Zeta Day” in the Town of Clayton. Mayor Jody L. McLeod will issue the Proclamation on June 3 during the Town Hall Meeting. Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. was founded on January 16, 1920 on the campus of Howard University in Washington, DC. Chi Xi Zeta Chapter was chartered in Clayton on June 7, 2009. As the sorority prepares to celebrate its centennial year, members of Chi Xi Zeta Chapter are extremely proud to celebrate 10 years of service to Clayton and surrounding areas and are appreciative of this recognition for the work they do in the community.
Over the past ten years, the chapter has strived to uphold the principles upon which Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. was founded –Scholarship, Sisterhood, Community Service and Finer
Womanhood. Chi Xi Zeta Chapter has participated in numerous community service events and
partnered with organizations to better serve area residents, including but not limited to Harbor
Inc. and the Clayton Center for Active Aging. Additionally, the chapter has impacted the lives
of young people by awarding over $4,000 in book scholarships to area high school seniors and
college freshman. Through its three affiliate youth groups, Amicettes, Archonettes and
Pearlettes, the chapter helps cultivate and support young girls on their journey to Finer
Chapter President, Regina Williams, states:
“The charter members established Chi Xi Zeta Chapter because they wanted to exemplify the principles of the organization through service, and for the past ten years, we have done just that. We take great pride in being part of an organization that welcomes all women who will dedicate themselves to the causes for which it stands. Chapter members look forward to another 10 plus years of service and dedication to Clayton, and Johnston County”
WHO: CHI XI ZETA CHAPTER OF THE ZETA PHI BETA SORORITY INC,
WHAT: Proclamation of Chi Xi Zeta Day
WHEN: Monday, June 3, 2019 at 6 pm
WHERE: Town of Clayton Council Meeting, Town Hall, 111 E 2nd St, Clayton, NC 27520.
For more information please contact, Regina Williams firstname.lastname@example.org