The Dr. Jeanne L. Noble Delta GEMS was created as an expansion of the
Dr. Betty Shabazz Delta Academy to encompass at-risk, adolescent girls
aged 14-18. The Delta GEMS framework is composed of five major
components (Scholarship, Sisterhood, Show Me the Money, Service, and
Infinitely Complete), forming a road map for college and career planning.
The goals for Delta GEMS are:
• To instill the need to excel academically
• To provide tools that enable teenage girls to sharpen and enhance their
skills to achieve high levels of academic success
• To assist teenage girls in proper goal setting and planning for their future
high school and beyond
• To create compassionate, caring, and community minded young women
by actively involving
Los Angeles South Bay Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.