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The mission of the Fort Washington Alumnae Chapter is to serve Southern Prince George’s County, Maryland, south of Central Avenue and all communities in Charles County, through impactful programming in the areas of education, political awareness, socio-economic development, cultural and spiritual growth.

MISSION POSSIBLE:  Committed to Service.  Connected in Sisterhood.









Opal Snelling Moore, President
Fort Washington Alumnae Chapter

Greetings on behalf of the dedicated members of the Fort Washington Alumnae Chapter, one of the dynamic gems of the Eastern Region of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated.  It is my esteem pleasure as the 9th President to welcome you to our official website.

Our membership of over 400 women, is dedicated to the ideals of sisterhood, scholarship, and service.  Chartered on April 28, 1990, the Fort Washington Alumnae Chapter (FWAC) has diligently served Southern Prince George’s (south of Central Avenue/Route 214) and Charles Counties in Maryland; and for over 30 years, we have built a legacy of being For Women About Commitment.

2024 Signature Event

The Fort Washington Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. & the Coalition for Stronger Communities, Inc. cordially invites you to the






Behind every mask there is a face, and behind every face there is a story.


Join us for an evening of intrigue and mystery Saturday, April 27, 2024 at the Samuel Riggs IV Alumni Center, located on the campus of University of Maryland, College Park. 




2024 Signature Event Journal




Please enjoy our 2024 Signature Event Journal available to view NOW!

News You Can Use

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Join us for the June PACE Walk

NORTH location: June 3 – Tucker Road Ice Rink

SOUTH location: June 10 – Indian Head Trail parking lot

9:00 am – 10:00 am

Pre-Registration is encouraged 

*Open to the Public* 

Contact for more information.

General Body Meetings

Sorority meetings are the third Saturday of each month unless otherwise noted on the chapter website. Meetings are ONLY open to duly initiated members of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated.  Consequently, proof of membership is required and must be verified before admittance to chapter meeting is granted. 

The September GBM will be an in-person meeting. Location TBD

Time:  10:30 am – 12:30 pm 

Attire: Business 

Welcome Visiting Sorors

The Fort Washington Alumnae Chapter warmly welcomes all members of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.  The chapter’s service area is Southern Prince George’s County (south of Route 214/Central Ave.) and Charles County.

If you are looking for a chapter home and a place to cultivate your bond in our beloved sisterhood, FWAC is the place for you!  Our membership services committee works hard to:

  • Ensure Sorors feel welcomed, valued, appreciated, respected, and included;
  • Help Sorors find their place and bring their gifts and talents to FWAC; and
  • Offer sisterly bonding programs events and initiatives to foster chapter engagement

Our membership programming is tailored to meet the needs of every generation (Dolls, Divas, and DEARS).  Key retention and reclamation activities/programs include welcoming visiting and all Sorors, new members orientation/buddy connect program, offering a range of cross-generational bonding programs, and our Chapter Clusters that bring together Sorors that geographically live in the same area.

Meetings take place on the third Saturday of every month at 10:30 am. If you are interested in visiting our chapter, please visit our Visiting Sorors page for additional information. 

For more information, do not hesitate to get in touch with