It’s that time of the year again when the Long Beach Zetas gather to celebrate some of the most elite individuals in the community and organization at the 14th Annual R.O.O.T.S. Celebration.

The R.O.O.T.S. Celebration is a cultural and sorority heritage program designed to highlight the richness of our heritage and spotlight the efforts, achievements and success of individuals in our community and in our sorority. Join us as we “Remember Our Oath To Sisterhood” by honoring men, women and youth who continue to improve the quality of our communities by making significant impacts in the lives of others.

Our theme this year is “Honoring the Phenomenal Women of our Past, Present, and Future”

R.O.O.T.S. will be held at The Reef in Long Beach on February 28 at 12 p.m.

We would love to have your support with your presence at an annual event aimed to entertain everyone.

You may purchase a ticket with the form below.

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It’s that time of the year when the ladies of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. ~ Long Beach Chapter gives one deserving student a scholarship to help further her education.

DOWNLOAD THE SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION HERE: 2015 Pearls of Zeta Scholarship Application

Hurry, the deadline is approaching!

Check out the qualifications below:

Award: $500

Eligibility: Applicants must (a) a U.S. Citizen, female of African-American descent; (b) a graduating senior enrolled in a high school within Los Angeles County; (c) submit two letters of recommendation from a teacher / counselor / administrator from your school; (d) submit a fully developed, typed essay on the topic provided (approximately 500 words); and (e) have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or better. Winner must be present at the ROOTS Celebration Luncheon on Saturday, February 28th, 2015 to receive award.

Essay: Zeta Phi Beta Sorority’s founding principles are Scholarship, Sisterly Love, Community Service and Finer Womanhood. Using “Community Service” as one of your writing components; please write an Essay addressing the following question: “Explain what you are doing today to make a difference in your life, your families’ lives, and throughout your community, and how this has motivated you to seek higher education.”

Deadline: Friday, January 9th, 2015. Postmarks will not be sufficient.

Disbursement: The scholarship shall be applied towards 2015-2016 academic goals.

The ladies of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc. ~ Sigma Eta Zeta Chapter (Long Beach, CA) would like to invite you to “Soul” Bowl on Saturday, November 22, 2014 from 1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m at Cal-Bowl, 2500 E. Carson St., Lakewood, California.

Join us as we promote Prematurity Awareness Month and “Bowl for Babies.”

Cost is $10/person and includes game and shoes.

Please bring donations of baby items.

It’s time again to commit ourselves to SCHOLARSHIP.

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc. Sigma Eta Zeta Chapter in Long Beach is hosting the 12th Annual Tassel for Teens Bike-a-thon & Fitness Walk.

Join us as we raise money to award scholarships to students who are looking to further pursue higher education and further their development in community and educational programs.

Donations are being accepted NOW and if you would like to participate in the walk you can download your own packet 12th Annual T4T Individual Fundraising Packet  to raise awareness and funds.

We are looking forward to seeing everyone on October 25th as we continue to enrich our community and provide our youth with a positive atmosphere.

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. Sigma Eta Zeta Chapter will be partnering with Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure again this year.

 

Please visit Susan Komen Race in Orange County for more information.

On May 31, 2014 Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc. Sigma Eta Zeta Chapter in Long Beach, CA are pleased to announce the 2014 Blue Encore Debutantes:

C’Nasia Bey, De’Jaron Hammock, and Tamia Findley

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. and From Girls To Pearls, Inc., a non-profit organization dedicated to the development and maturity of young women, proudly embrace this opportunity to mentor young females as they enhance their personal, educational, cultural, spiritual, and social lives as African American young ladies. Our goals are to introduce these women to a standard of excellence and confidence; refine the qualities of etiquette, grace, and Finer Womanhood; involve them in community service; exemplify themselves as role models and mentors to other youth, all while promoting the highest standards of scholarship.

It’s that time of the year again when the Long Beach Zetas gather to celebrate some of the most elite individuals in the community and organization at the 13th Annual R.O.O.T.S. Celebration.

IMG_2557The R.O.O.T.S. Celebration is a cultural and sorority heritage program designed to highlight the richness of our heritage and spotlight the efforts, achievements and success of individuals in our community and in our sorority. Join us as we “Remember Our Oath To Sisterhood” by honoring men, women and youth who continue to improve the quality of our communities by making significant impacts in the lives of others.

Our theme this year is “Women of Substance: Inspiring Service, Scholarship and Sisterhood.”

In 2014, we are honoring a remarkable woman over 65 and a servicewoman, both whom have contributed to the progress of our local and national communities.

R.O.O.T.S. will be held at The Reef in Long Beach on February 22 at 12 p.m.

We would love to have your support with your presence or purchasing an ad for our beautiful souvenir book.

You may purchase a ticket or souvenir book ad with the form below.

You may also download a packet here.

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The ladies of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc. ~ Sigma Eta Zeta Chapter (Long Beach, CA) would like to invite you to “Soul” Bowl on Saturday, November 23, 2013 from 1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m at Cal-Bowl, 2500 E. Carson St., Lakewood, California.

Join us as we promote Prematurity Awareness Month and “Bowl for Babies.”

Cost is $10/person and includes game and shoes.

Please bring donations of baby items.

On May 11th, 2013, a group of fine young ladies who have demonstrated excellence will present themselves to the community and their families at the Blue Encore Debutant Showcase, to take place at The Reef in Long Beach, Calif.

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. and From Girls To Pearls, Inc. proudly embrace this opportunity to mentor young females as they enhance their personal, educational, cultural, spiritual, and social lives as African American young ladies.  Our goals are to introduce these women to a standard of excellence and confidence; refine the qualities of etiquette, grace, and Finer Womanhood; involve them in community service; exemplify themselves as role models and mentors to other youth, all while promoting the highest standards of scholarship.

PURPOSE

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. and From Girls To Pearls, Inc. along with our partners are collaborating to organize the 2013 Blue Encore Debutante Debut & Scholarship Program.  This is an annual presentation to introduce a select group of young ladies into society by showcasing their charm, beauty, and grace. Participants must demonstrate an active interest and involvement in community activities, maintain a scholarly grade point average, and exemplify the highest ideals of finer womanhood.  It is an exceptional opportunity for young ladies to experience an assortment of educational and social activities.

Beginning in August and culminating in May, debutantes participate in workshops, service projects and bonding activities that positively reinforce critical self-esteem principles that will last a lifetime.  They also learn the value of community service, fund raising, health and fitness, public speaking, and financial responsibility.  Additionally, each Debutante has the opportunity to earn a scholarship award.

The ten (10) month program is geared towards mentoring young women through their formative high school years and as they transition to their life beyond high school. Our program encourages high scholastic, moral and ethical standards and helps cultivate lasting relationships amongst the participating young women, parents, families and community.

The Blue Encore Debutante Debut is an elegant and formal affair.  It has been carefully planned to be enjoyed and filled with pleasant memories.

PARTICIPANTS

The Blue Encore Debutante Debut & Scholarship Program has drawn young ladies from diverse communities and various high schools throughout Los Angeles, Long Beach and Torrance Unified School Districts.  Last years’ debutantes (2012) attended Frederick Douglass Academy, Middle College High School, New Millennium Secondary School, North High School, and George Washington Preparatory High School.

Our 2013 Debutante Court consists of young ladies attending Hamilton High School, Vistamar High School, Lakewood High School, Long Beach Poly High School, University High School, and Millikan High School.

Participants are enrolled in 10th and 11th grades and demonstrate academic excellence with a 2.5 GPA or higher and exhibit a commitment to family, self and service.

About From Girls To Pearls, Inc. 

From Girls To Pearls, Inc. is dedicated to helping girls discover their true value, role and contribution to society.  Our unique programs help positively position our girls as they transition from self to service; from students to scholars, and from young ladies to refined women.

We are committed to developing and refining the genuine qualities of virtue, confidence, integrity, and success in young ladies.young ladies ages 8-18.  Our mission is reinforced by our uncompromising commitment to educate and empower young ladies by utilizing a mentorship and networking component designed to equip them with tools for personal, academic and professional advancement.

In the news: Archon ~ 2012 Debutante Debut

The ladies of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority ~ Sigma Eta Zeta chapter (Long Beach, CA) would like to invite you to celebrate with us as we host our 12th Annual R.O.O.T.S. Celebration on Saturday, February 23, 2013 at 12:00 p.m. at The Reef, 880 Harbor Scenic Drive, Long Beach, California.

The “R.O.O.T.S. Celebration” is a cultural and sorority heritage program designed to highlight the richness of our heritage and spotlight the efforts, achievements and success of individuals in our community and in our sorority.

Join us as we “Remember Our Oath To Sisterhood” by honoring men, women and youth who continue to improve the quality of our communities by making significant impacts in the lives of others.

Come enjoy an afternoon of entertainment, awards, lunch, door prizes, raffles and more.

Tickets are $45/adult • $30/child (<13 yrs) • $300/table of 8.

Download a packet with more information here:12th Annual ROOTS Celebration Ltr & Ad Info.