A Delicado “Rosebud” is one who is given outstanding recognition for her dedication and service to the organization. She has to have been active in the chapter by serving as chairman of a committee, an officer or an active committee member for at least five years. She is required to have attended at least two Conclaves and two Board Meetings. Names are submitted and voted on by chapter members.
Special recognition is bestowed at the National Conclave, with an announcement presentation in the Opening Procession, with special seating at the Business Meeting and luncheon, including a “Rose”, presented by National at the luncheon. A picture and write-up are also presented in “The Rose”, our annual newsletter. Richmond Chapter further honors its “Rosebud” with a “Rose” bouquet at their May meeting.
Richmond’s 2020 Rosebud: Sherrethia L. Lowe
Born and raised in Portsmouth, Virginia, Sherrethia is a proud product of the Portsmouth School System. She graduated from Churchland High School in 1995. After graduation, she moved to Richmond, Virginia which has been her home for 24 years. Sherrethia attended Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU). She was awarded a Bachelor of Arts (English 1995) and Bachelor of Science (Sociology 2005). Her academic career continued at Averett University. In 2007, she was awarded a Master’s Degree in Business Administration.
Sherrethia is employed with the Virginia Department of Social Services as a Program Consultant II. She has been in the Social Services Industry for the past 14 years. Sherrethia is a very proud and active member of Rising Mount Zion Baptist Church. She serves her church as co-leader of its Worth the Wait (WTW) Single’s Ministry, member of the Pastor Aide Ministry and Special Events Committee. With the Pastor Aide Ministry, she volunteers to feed at a local men’s shelter.