Eta Chapter ~  
Chi Eta Phi Sorority, Inc.
                     In Memorium Soror Fostine Riddick -Roach  (7th Supreme Basileus ) 
Service for Humanity



* Eta Chapter Meetings are held on the 3rd Saturday of  every month unless otherwise noted.

  Beginning January 18, 2014, our monthly meetings will be held at Providence Road Church Chesapeake, Virginia


Eta Chapter News


Chapter Meeting

Meeting 10 am at Providence Road Church

Regional is scheduled for April 27- May 1 Richmond, VA: Host Zeta Chapter


Kidney Sunday

New Calvary Baptist Church

800 E. Virginia Beach Blvd Norfolk, Virginia

Soror Veronica Jackson/Nurses Auxillary of New Calvary Baptist Church

Eta Chapter has been invited to worship with the congregation during the 11:00 service

Assistance with screenings are needed after the 8am and 11am services


Chapter Meeting

Meeting 10am at Providence Road Church

***Spring Line intake* WEAR COLORS

Dont forget to register for NER!!


Chapter Meeting

Moved up to meet guidelines for intake

Meeting 10 am at Providence Road Church

Thank you to Frater Mullins for accomodating us!

We look forward to welcoming 3 new members!

Spring line induction! Members wear ALL BLACK



NER Regionals!!!!!

Hilton Richmond Hotel and Spa

12042 West Broad Street, Richmond, VA

Hosted by Zeta Chapter


Chapter Meeting

10 am Providence Road Church

If you know an inactive soror/frater reach out!

See you there


Fatherhood Initiatives

Eta Chapter to provide blood pressure screenings @Freemason Street Baptist Church
400 East Freemason Street
Norfolk, VA 23510


Wellness Screenings

Contact Soror Kay Fossett


Eta Chapter Meeting

10 am 

Last Chapter Meeting before recess

***Recess Months July & August****

See you soon!


Eta Chapter Meeting


First chapter meeting since recess!

See you soon!


Founder's Day

4pm Maryview Hospital Portsmouth, VA

Room TBA

Soror Hermione Everett


Chapter Meeting & Rush Party

10am Providence Road Church of Christ

Business meeting and rush party to follow

For potential candidates and transfers/reactivations please contact Soror Margaret Hill


Chapter Meeting

 Providence Road Church of Christ

10 am

Registration for NER 2017 is open now!



Providence Road Church of Christ

Welcoming our new sorors!

Members wear colors!



Providence Road Church of Christ

Welcoming our new sorors

Members wear all black!


Chapter Meeting

Providence Road Church of Christ 10am

Last meeting before NER

Please have dues- Deadline is May 1st for chapter


Northeast Regionals!!!!

Baltimore, Maryland

Marriott Inner Harbor 110 S Eutaw St, Baltimore, MD 21201


Chapter Meeting

Providence Road Church of Christ

Last Meeting before Glowing Lamp Awards

Will be celebrating Soror Riddick-Roach's 99th Birthday and electing officers


Glowing Lamp for the Nurse Scholarship Luncheon

Founder's Inn and Spa

Virginia Beach, Virginia

2pm Contact: Glenda Moore or Pam Braswell-Echoles


64th Boule

The Duke Hotel Newport Beach, California

Join Sorors and Fraters from across the Nation!!!!!!

Next Boule 2019 in Chicago, IL.


Chapter Recess

Meetings to resume in Fall, Have a safe and happy summer!

Continue to check emails for updates and Sorority business

Be blessed!


Chapter Meeting

Providence Road Church of Christ

10 am

Welcome back from recess!


Eta Chapter Fundraiser

Maryland Live/Arundel Mills


Hermione Everett or Jean Watson


Eta Chapter Meeting/Rush Party

Providence Road Church of Christ


Chapter Meeting & Prospective Candidate Meeting!!!!


Services for our beloved charter member Soror Josaphine McBride

The arrangements for Soror McBride are as follows:

Funeral Home: Hale Funeral Home
                         2100 Ballentine Blvd.
                         Norfolk, VA  23504
                         (757) 622-2321

Eta Chapter Memorial Service: Monday, November 13, 2017  Time: 6 pm Murray Center   Church Street  Norfolk, VA (Taste and See)
Funeral Service: Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Location:   First Baptist Church  Bute Street
                  418 Bute Street
                   Norfolk, VA  23510
Send Condolences to:

                 Ms. Keba Williams
                 3880 Stumpy Lake Lane
                 Virginia Beach, VA  23456

Looking for volunteers to assist with Eta Chapter Memorial Service

Please contact Soror Gray


Eta Chapter Christmas Bruncheon

10am  (Delta hotel, previously named Chesapeake Marriott )Hotel 725 Woodlake Drive Chesapeake VA

Please bring paper goods for our service project (Kin n Kids) Also a small gift that can be exchanged for our polyanna. Sorors and Fraters are resposnsible for their own meal. Happy Holidays!

For more info on our service partnership go to



10 am. Regular meeting location

Members wear Colors. This is a sorority sponsored event. Check your emails for hostess responsibilities

Glowing Lamp is right around the corner. Please have a honoree in mind.



10 am. Regular meeting location

Members wear Black

This is a sorority sponsored event


NER Conference

April 18, 2018 - April 22, 2018

Hyatt Regency Pittsburgh International Airport

111 Airport Boulevard Pittsburgh, PA 15231


Norfolk State University Department of Nursing Pinning Ceremony

Nursing Education Building 700 Park Avenue Norfolk, Virginia

Room 205



Soror Roach's 100th Birthday Celebration!!

Mt Olivet Baptist Church

2401 Ludlow Street Norfolk, Virginia 23504

2:00pm. Members please wear colors


Eta Chapter Meeting

10 am Hampton University College of Virginia Beach 10th floor

253 Town Center Drive Virginia Beach, Virginia 23482

May and June meetings will be held here.

We are honored to welcome our Regional Director and Madame Supreme!

Strict attire rules: Green and yellow. All green or all yellow, no jeans or T Shirts


Glowing Lamp for the Nurse Scholarship Luncheon

Delta Hotels by Marriott Chesapeake 725 Woodlake Drive Chesapeake, VA  23320

Tickets are $40



Soror Fostine Riddick-Roach's Memorial 

Funeral Home: Hale Funeral Home 2100 Ballentine Blvd. Norfolk, Virginia 23504 (757) 622-2321

Funeral Service Friday August 24th at 11:00am

Mt Olive Baptist Church 2401 Ludlow Street Norfolk, Virginia 23504


Eta Chapter's Memoral Service for Soror Roach

Thursday August 23, 6:00 sharp

Please wear plain unadorned BLACK

Volunteers are needed. Please contact Basileus Gray


Founder's Day

Tuesday, 630pm

Please wear sorority colors

We will meet at our usual meeting place


Chapter and Interest Meeting

Saturday, 10:00 am

Interest meeting to be held after chapter meeting

Soror Charlene


Chapter Christmas Fellowship Breakfast 

Bring gift for gift xchange 10.00 limit

Please bring paper items to donate to KidsnKin

Golden Corral 6103 North Military Highway Norfolk VA 930-12:30pm


Happy New Year!!! Chapter Meeting

Saturday, January 19th

Our usual meeting place

Please bring any service project documentation to the meeting. Check your email for the form to be dowloaded and submitted



Norfolk State University

Norfolk State University Department of Nursing 4th floor 7pm

Graduate members to wear unadorned black


Chapter Meeting

Saturday, February 16th; 10 am

Please continue to submit nominees for Glowing Lamp Award Luncheon

Glowing Lamp luncheon to be held Sunday, May 19th


Chapter Meeting

Saturday, March 15th, 10am

If you have any monies for Glowing Lamp ticket sales or dues; please bring to the meeting; All committee chairs and officers are to submit a report

See you there!


Chapter Meeting

Saturday, April 13th, 10am

Meeting rescheduled due to NER the following week!

Bring any monies for dues/Glowing Lamp


NER Conference

Dover Downs Hotel and Casino

1131 N. Dupont Hwy

April 15th-19th See you there!


Chapter Meeting

Last meeting before Glowing Lamp Awards Ceremony

Remember to turn in all monies

Looking for volunteers to 'comp" tickets for our ACT-SO guests


Glowing Lamp Luncheon

Doubletree Hotel 

Meet at hotel at 1:00 to assist with our honorees and guests

Contact Soror Glenda Moore for questions


Welcome back Sorors and Fraters!!!!!!

Saturday, September 21, 2019 @ 10am

Providence Road Church of Christ

St Jude Walk at Norfolk Botanical Gardens (Chi Supported) for more info contact Soror Neeley-Johnson


Founders Day Celebration

Hampton University College of Virginia Beach

6:30pm sharp. Wear colors. If planning on coming to Jingle Jam in Dec. Please have your monies

Soror Gainer will be presenting a mentoring initiative!


Chapter & Interest Meeting

Providence Road Church of Christ

10am sharp

Please bring Money for Jingle Bell Ball


KidsnKin Holiday Celebration 


St Pauls United Methodist Church

437 Providence Rd Chesapeake Virginia 23325

Please Wear Colors


Soror Cooke's 100th Birthday Celebration

Rivercrest Community Center

1001 River Walk Parkway Chesapeake, Virginia 23320

RSVP by December 28th  (770)616-2934



Green and yellow for members

Inductees wear all black (unadorned)

Dues must be paid in full by April 11th. You may begin making payments now.




Members to wear all black (unadorned)

Please bring your sorority pin if possible to use for intake ceremony


Meetings and Event Updates

Due to restrictions of social gatherings our Chapter Meetings and Glowing Lamp Scholarship Luncheon will be placed on hold for now.

There has been no extension on the payment of dues. Please mail dues to Soror Echoles (see your membership roster).

Continue to stay safe and check on each other.

Scholarship luncheon committee members and sponsors, please check your email ASAP

See you soon! Practice Good Hand Hygiene and Social Distancing!


ΧΗΦ Chapter Meeting "Virtual"

10am via Zoom

Welcome back Sorors and Fraters "Virtually" Hope you have been staying safe, practicing hand hygiene maintaining social distancing and wearing your face coverings! You have been missed!

Check your email for meeting access information!


Virtual Founder's Day

7pm via Zoom

Check your email 

88 years of service!

11/2020 until........

Virtual Chapter Meetings

10 am every 3rd Saturday via Zoom

Check your email for access information

Stay safe, continue to mask and wash your hands!

***As a reminder Chapter Dues are due April 1st****


NER Information

69th Annual Conference and Educational Workshops

Stay tuned....


Chapter Meeting

10 am 

This meeting will be held in person, last meeting of the sorority year

Thank you Dr Gray for serving as our basileus. Congratulations to Tiffany Smith-Stokes our newly elected baseleus


Welcome Back

Back to Sorority Business

Check your emails regarding meeting options (virtual or in person)

Contact Madame Basileus for any questions. Meetings begin promptly at 10am. Please heed dress code policy

4/19/22 to 4/24/22

Northeast Regionals

Join Eta Chapter at Maryland Live Casino

This year's theme is "Level Up!"

See you there!


Welcome Back!

Back to Sorority Business

This meeting will be held in person!

Meeting will begin at 10am