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Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated Eastern Region Virginia

Virginia State Director’s Report

VA State Director - Amelia Hunt McIntyre

Amelia L. Hunt

Virginia State Director

• Graduate Chapters – 23
• Graduate Sorors - 544
• Undergraduate Chapters - 14
• Undergraduate Sorors - 128
• Life Members - 75
• Zeta Doves - 30
• Amicae Auxiliaries – 7
• Amicae Memabers – 72
• Stork’s Nests – 4
• Zeta Male Networks - 3
• Youth Groups – 18

New/Reactivated Charters for Zeta and for Amicae Chartered Zeta Amicae of Portsmouth/Chesapeake, VA
1. Chartered Zeta Amicae of Manassas, VA
2. Reactivated Eta Theta Chapter - Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA

Number of Elder Care Centers adopted 17
Number of Schools adopted 9
Amount raised for March of Dimes $40,706 (2015 & 2016 March4Babies)
Amount raised for St. Jude $1,415.00
Amount given in Scholarships $133,037.83
Amount given to Veterans Women Rock $1,167.00

Provide information about your most outstanding accomplishments:
• Chartered Zeta Amicae of Portsmouth/Chesapeake and Zeta Amicae of Manassas, March 2015.
• Conducted over 15 training MIP/Youth Sponsor/Amicae Sponsor certification training sessions
• Our Sorors and Amicae welcomed International Grand Basileus Mary Breaux Wright and Eastern Regional Director T. Diane Surgeon, Esq. to Chesapeake for our largest ever state leadership conference in November 2015.
• On February 3, 2016, we traveled to Richmond to Get Engaged during our 30th Annual Zeta Day at the Capitol and presented Soror Krysta Jones with the first Yvonne B. Miller Trailblazer Award.
• Rho Alpha Chapter at Hampton University celebrated its fifth consecutive year as NPHC Sorority of the Year.
• Rho Alpha Sorors are featured in a national Walgreens promotional advertisement for the Red Nose Day campaign.
• Members and alumnae of Nu Chapter at Virginia Union University celebrated their 90th chapter anniversary on May 1, 2016.
• Membership Growth highlights, 2014-2016: Rho Nu Chapter - 33 new members; Rho Alpha Chapter - 24 new members; Eta Theta Chapter - 23 new members; Zeta Omicron Chapter - 20 new members


The Commonwealth of Virginia hosted its largest ever State Leadership Conference in

November 2015. The conference included a first-ever Life Members' Reception and
Centennial Launch event during which Grand Wright and Eastern Regional Director Surgeon stamped Centennial Passports.


Virginia Sorors, Amicae, Youth, Male Network and, for the first time, Phi Beta Sigma brothers, gathered at the Virginia State Capitol for Zeta Day 2016