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All About Zeta Tau Alpha

Zeta Tau Alpha, also known as Zeta or ZTA is a member of the National Panhellenic Conference (NPC). Zeta was created to develop the potential of each individual member, making a difference in their lives. The goal of ZTA is to connect their members with a close bond of sisterhood and to build a purer and nobler womanhood throughout the world. Zeta celebrates and promotes the uniqueness that each member of their organization brings to their sisterhood!


Zeta Tau Alpha History

Zeta Tau Alpha was founded on October 15th, 1898 at Virginia State Female Normal School, which is now Longwood University. The 9 founders wanted to form companionship and form close bonds with one another during their collegiate years. With the fear that their friendship may fade without a formal bond to unify it, Zeta Tau Alpha was formed! Zeta Tau Alpha is currently the second largest organization in the NPC.

Zeta Tau Alpha celebrates it's Founder's Day on October 15th!


What is Zeta Tau Alpha's Philanthropy?

Zeta's national philanthropy is Breast Cancer Education and Awareness. Since 1992, Zetas have distributed millions of pink ribbons across the nation to show support for breast cancer survivors as well as those who lost their lives. ZTA has coined the phrase, "Think Pink®" and has partnerships to raise awareness for Breast Cancer. These partnerships include The American Cancer Society®, The NFL, and Bright Pink®.

Collegiate Zeta Tau Alpha chapters host philanthropy events and initiatives throughout the entire month of October to bring awareness and show support of Breast Cancer Awareness month. Throughout these events, Zetas are raising awareness about early detection of breast cancer and raising money for their philanthropic partners!


Zeta Tau Alpha Chapters

ZTA currently has 175 active collegiate chapters. There are also 226 active Zeta Tau Alpha alumnae chapters, making there over 290,000 initiated women in the organization!


Zeta Tau Alpha Symbols, Colors and Motto

Symbols: Five pointed crown

Colors: Turquoise Blue and Steel Grey

Flower: White flower, Strawberries

Motto: Seek the Noblest.


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