About Delta Gamma:
Delta Gamma was founded in 1873 at the Lewis School for Girls in Oxford, Mississippi. The founders Anna Boyd Ellington, Eva Webb Dodd, and Mary Comfort Leonard set forth the high ideals of friendship and loyalty that Delta Gammas still live by today.
To learn more about our philosophy and heritage please visit
our National Site
"Delta Gamma offers to women of all ages a rich heritage based on principles of personal integrity, personal responsibility and intellectual honesty. Its primary purpose is to foster high ideals of friendship, promote educational and cultural interests, create a true sense of social responsibility, and develop the finest qualities of character."