Since, its establishment Delta Sigma Theta has clearly established itself as a public service organization that strives to confront the problems of African Americans and, hence, all Americans. A wide range of programs addressing education, health, international development, and strengthening of the African American family have emerged and evolved over the years. In realizing its mission, Delta Sigma Theta provides an
extensive array of public service through its Five-Point Programmatic Thrust of
Educational Development, Economic Development, Political Awareness and Involvement,
Physical and Mental Health, and International Awareness and Involvement.