Economic Development

Financial Fortitude

Financial Fortitude is a national program of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. designed to help our members and the community realize the overarching goal of personal wealth and financial security through an understanding of basic financial principles. The program components are
  1. Goal Setting
  2. Financial Planning
  3. Budgeting
  4. Debt Management
  5. Savings and Investments
  6. Retirement Planning
  7. Home Ownership
  8. Insurance
  9. Estate Planning
  10. Entrepreneurship

The national priorities for 2015-2017 biennium are debt management, savings and entrepreneurship. In addition to incorporating these components in our Delta Academy and Delta GEMS programs, Tempe Alumnae Chapter is partnering with local organizations to promote Financial Fortitude around the Valley. Stay tuned for more information on workshops and activities in your back yard, including local business support campaigns and workshops on business plan writing and financial literacy.