Our History

Iota Phi Lambda Sorority, Inc.

Iota Phi Lambda Sorority, Inc., an organization of professional women, encourages young women to enter business fields and promotes leadership development through educational opportunities. Founded in 1929 by Lola Mercedes Parker, Iota promotes a global vision for business education, and provides scholarships and community, civic and social service programs for youth and adults.Iota includes more than 85 chapters in 80 cities, the District of Columbia and the U.S. Virgin Islands