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DREF Receives Award from NIH "All of Us" Research Program DREF Receives Award from NIH "All of Us" Research Program The Delta Research and Educational Foundation (DREF) has recently received a three-year award from the National Institutes of Health’s "All of Us" Research Program to conduct a community awareness campaign that informs African Americans about the importance of understanding and participating in biomedical research.
DTEC Making New Inroads DTEC Making New Inroads The Delta Teacher Efficacy Campaign (DTEC) recently received a $500,000 grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to fund the Teachers Advocating to lead Great change (T.A.G.) Program. DTEC will present T.A.G. in partnership with Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.
DREF Presents Golden Anniversary Concert in Las Vegas DREF Presents Golden Anniversary Concert in Las Vegas The 50th milestone year of DREF was celebrated at a Golden Anniversary Concert featuring Kim Jordan and Company as they presented a soul-stirring, multi-media tribute to the late music icon and spoken word genius Gil Scott-Heron. The concert was held during the 52nd National Convention of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. in Las Vegas.
DREF to support Hurricane victims.  Donate now! DREF to support Hurricane victims. Donate now! Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. in partnership with DREF will provide support to communities impacted by hurricanes Harvey and Irma. The DST Disaster Relief Fund, in collaboration with DREF is a trusted source where you will be able to sign up, make a one-time donation today, and also pledge your tax deductible recurring gift. Please join us by making a contribution today. The Southwest Region developed a list of useful items that may be donated. Two sites have been identified that will be available to receive and store the items. Click to learn how to lend your support.
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The Center

The Center for Research on African American Women (The Center) is a repository on critical issues relevant to African American women that can be of significance for policy decision-making on local and national levels. Learn more >

Teacher Efficacy

The Delta Research and Educational Foundation (DREF), in collaboration with Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. (DST), is embarking upon a potentially highly impactful educational endeavor, which aims to enhance student academic achievement by focusing on improving teacher effectiveness. Learn more>

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