To provide mentoring, academic support and higher educational
opportunities for young females enrolled at the University of South
Carolina Lancaster through the “Delta Links” program. The
ultimate goal is to enhance academic achievement, improve retention,
and promote sisterhood of all women who are working towards a higher
Since 2007, Delta Links' sole purpose was to allow members of
the community to serve as role models and provide mentoring, academic
support and higher educational opportunities for females enrolled
at the University of South Carolina Lancaster. With guidance and
mentorship form community leaders, members of Delta Links organization has
provided community service through various youth group organizations.
As a direct result of membership in Delta Links, the group has
experienced improved academic performance, increased retention
and graduation rate.
Proposed Functions or Activities:
Monthly mentoring sessions held
twice a month. These sessions will address academic
preparedness, financial needs, personal needs and environmental & cultural
Various campus and
community service projects. Delta Link members will
serve as mentors to the youth of Lancaster County through various
organizations such as Clinton Elementary School, HOPE of Lancaster,
K.A.R.E., Habitat for Humanity, and The Lancaster Children's
Home. Through these organization Delta Links will promote the
importance of higher education and cultural enrichment activities.
In addition, Delta Links will have an active participation in
campus sponsored events.
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