Zeta Amicae

of Cambridge

Zeta Amicae History

Since 1940, chapters of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated realized the importance and the valuable contributions of women who chose a different educational path than college. Though many women affiliated with Zeta chapters served in organized auxiliaries, their place in the sisterhood was made official when National President Lullelia Harrison included in her report to the 1948 Boule a recommendation that chapters be allowed to organize auxiliaries known as Zeta “Amicae” (Friends of Zeta).

The Amicae auxiliary provides an opportunity for women to be affiliated with Zeta and assist the sorority with providing positive, proactive, and far-reaching community service, both nationally and internationally. Today, Amicae auxiliaries are in all eight regions of Zeta Phi Beta and have continued to render invaluable community service and thousands of dollars helping Zeta extend their outreach to the communities where they live and serve.

Zeta values our Amicae and embraces the concept that all women, no matter their educational level, have the ability to reach their full potential in all areas of their lives to create and achieve unlimited opportunities. 

 

On June 4, 2022, sponsored by Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated Chi Eta Zeta Chapter,  Zeta Amicae of Cambridge was chartered. The ten charter members are: 

  • Amica Laura Barner

  • Amica Yolanda Barner

  • Amica Myrlene Burrowes

  • Amica Shemica Debnam

  • Amica Lillian Hughes

  • Amica Constance Kirven

  • Amica Maria Diane Myers

  • Amica Stayce Legagneur

  • Amica Robin G. Parker

  • Amica Vanessa Scott 

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Zeta Amicae of Cambridge

The Zeta Amicae are a group of women, who do not possess a four-year degree, organized as an auxiliary for the purpose of lending assistance, supporting, and upholding in every way possible the activities, objectives, and ideals of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated.

 

The Ideal candidate must meet the following criteria at a minimum:

  • May not possess a four-year college degree.

  • Must be interested in community affairs, community service and outreach activities.

  • Are not members of a professional Greek letter organization.

  • Are willing to give the time and financial commitments associated with membership.

  • Are active in religious and/or community activities.

  • Want to become affiliated with Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated.

  • Possess a cooperative spirit, positive attitude, mature in thinking, behavior, and attitude, and can work with others to achieve a common goal.

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