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Spring into #FinancialLiteracyMonth (aka #FinancialFortitudeMonth for @dstinc1913) with DREF's 10-Week Financial Health and Wellness Program presented by Dr. Lynn Richardson of W.E.A.L.T.H. University!

🔬Join the DREF 22 Research Working Group for the virtual April Lunch and Learn session as we dive into the impact of suicide and suicide prevention in the Black community.

📅 : April 26, 2024
🕐 Time: 12:00 PM EST/11:00 AM CT/9:00 AM PT

Please register for the event at:…

Thanks to all who participated in the DREF x NCNW Virtual Book Discussion of The First Ladies! 📚For those who were unable to join us live, the recording will be available on the DREF website and YouTube channel within the next few weeks.

DREF celebrates the life and legacy of Dr. Bertha Maxwell Roddey, 20th National President of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

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Creating Possibilities…
Improving Lives

“Research Matters: Creating Possibilities to Achieve Health and Wellness for All of Us” focuses on outreach and education to African Americans about the significant role biomedical research plays in addressing health disparities.

DREF is partnering with the American Pharmacists Association Foundation (APhA) to conduct a national diabetes prevention program. Entitled Project IMPACT: Diabetes Prevention.

DREF awards scholarships and internship opportunities to student applicants entering college or continuing their academic programs. Students must meet both academic and community service requirements.

The Delta Research and Educational Foundation (DREF) supports DST Chapters, Individuals and Families by providing a comprehensive Financial Health & Wellness Webinar Series.

Delta Research and Educational Foundation (DREF)

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. established the Delta Research and Educational Foundation (DREF) as a public charity supporting scholastic achievement, public service programs, and research initiatives focused upon African American women.

VISION The DREF vision is to Create Possibilities and Improve Lives.

MISSION The Delta Research and Educational Foundation (DREF) identifies issues affecting Black women, their families, and communities of the African Diaspora globally, and creates solutions through research, programming, and funding in support of charitable and educational programs of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. and other collaborative organizations.