Overview of Delta GEMS Program

The Dr. Jeanne L. Noble GEMS Institute is a continuum of services that address the needs of young African women ages 14-18 and/or grades 9 through 12 with a framework for the participants to discover and understand their individual brilliance by embracing the AIMS of the GEMS theme:
• Growing Myself Successfully
• Empowering Myself Successfully

The Goals for Delta GEMS are:
• To instill the need to excel academically
• To provide tools that enable girls to sharpen and enhance their skills to achieve high levels of academic success
• To assist girls in proper goal setting and planning for their futures high school and beyond
• To create compassionate, caring, and community minded young women and actively involve them in service advocacy and community service opportunities

Delta Gems meets either the 3rd or 4th Saturday a month from 12:00pm to 2:30pm at One Delta Plaza – 3333 Old Spanish Trail, Houston TX 77021
(Dates and times may vary due to other scheduled events or holidays

The Components includes the following:

1. The Aha Moments
2. Socialization
3. Self-Awareness
4. Leadership Development through Service Advocacy
5. Disaster Preparedness
6. Skills for Success
7. Healthy Lifestyle Habits
8. Financial Achievement
9. Educational Preparation
10. Career Preparation

Delta Gems Chair Members

Ramona Dalton, Co-Chair
Dorinda Adams, Co-Chair

Contact via email at: dgems@dsthoustonalumnae.org