Atlanta, GA: On, Monday, April 14, Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. Kappa Iota Zeta (KIZ) Chapter welcomed seven new members into the sisterhood. The new members were introduced to the community via a reception held at the Sigma Zeta Foundation in East Point, GA. Joining the sorority are: Teri Bell, Patrice Brown, Aubriunna Edwards, Sonia Ellison, Marjorie Reaves, Jamika Solomon and Faye Wimbish.
“We are so excited,” commented Dr. Joanne Lottie, a member of KIZ’s Membership Committee. “New members bring with them energy, varied talents, excitement and the desire to face new challenges.”
About Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc & Kappa Iota Zeta Chapter: Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated is an international women’s organization that has established itself as the foremost network of socially and politically conscious activists working to empower disenfranchised communities. On January 16, 1920, five trailblazers at Howard University in Washington D.C. founded a new sisterhood predicated on the precepts of Scholarship, Service, Sisterhood and Finer Womanhood.
Kappa Iota Zeta (KIZ) Chapter was chartered on September 15, 1980 in Atlanta. It is the largest Zeta chapter in Georgia. During its thirty-four year history, KIZ has received many awards and recognition at all levels of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. The chapter is engaged in many service projects, including the American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk, Adopt A School, Voter Registration, Elder Care and the March of Dimes March For Babies, just to name a few. Kappa Iota Zeta is a vibrant, diverse, and active chapter full of community conscious, action oriented women making a difference in the metro Atlanta area.