Official Website of Delta Sigma Theta, Inc. Oakland East Bay Alumnae Chapter
Lynn Haines Dodd
President, Oakland East Bay
A message from the President
The members of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Oakland East Bay Alumnae Chapter (OEBAC) welcome you to our website. The OEBAC was chartered on June 30, 1979 by 20 tenacious women and are extremely proud to be a part of a private, not-for-profit organization whose purpose is to provide assistance and support through established programs in local communities throughout the world. Since our founding; on January 13, 1913, 22 inspired women at Howard University have served as an example for more than 200,000 women pledging Delta Sigma Theta Sorority. The Sorority is a sisterhood of predominantly Black, college educated women and currently has 1,000 collegiate and alumnae chapters located in the United States, England, Japan (Tokyo and Okinawa), Germany, the Virgin Islands, Bermuda, the Bahamas, Jamaica and the Republic of Korea.
A thriving organization in the Bay Area, for 34 years, OEBAC continues the mission of the Sorority to be a collective strength promoting academic excellence and providing assistance to those in need.