Financial Fortitude

Financial Fortitude is an Economic Development initiative under Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.’s Five-Point Programmatic Thrust. Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.’s national Financial Fortitude initiative is a program that helps participants develop and implement financial plans, managing all aspects of their personal finances. Financial Fortitude is designed to assist members and their local communities in realizing the overarching goal of personal wealth and financial security through an understanding of the basic principles of goal setting, financial planning, budgeting, debt management, savings and investments, retirement planning, homeownership and insurance.

All programs are designed to teach participants how to make their money work for them.

Financial Fortitude Areas of Focus: 

  • Decreasing debt in the African American community
  • Increasing wealth in the African American community

Within Washington DC Alumnae Chapter (WDCAC), the Financial Fortitude Committee creates comprehensive programming through workshops and presentations to address financial management, economic empowerment and business ownership for the chapter and communities in the District of Columbia.

For more information, contact finfortitude@wdcacdst.org.