The Seven Pearls Foundation, Inc. was established December 2004; and received its permanent 501 (c) (3) status in 2008. The Foundation is headquartered at 1000 Southhill Drive, Suite 201 Cary, NC; is registered with the State of North Carolina and the Internal Revenue Service.
The Foundation is comprised of the President & CEO, one representative from each of the five regions of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc., Sergeant-at-Arms, Legal Counsel, and Treasurer Emerita. Additionally, the Foundation has identified a corporate group who serve as an extension of the Seven Pearls Board.
Mission and Foci
The Foundation's mission is based on seven foci:
To develop strategies that promote a positive service image of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc.
To develop partnerships that support sorority programs and projects
To network with corporations that will grant sponsorships, corporate contributions and funding
To support the technology initiatives at headquarters
To identify resources and strategies that will assist in eliminating the mortgage
To protect the real property of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc.
To host the Life Member Luncheon during the Boule