We are an international women’s friendship network, providing Social, Cultural and Community Enrichment for women of all ages.
Founded in 1931 as reading club, we've evolved over the years to provide women with a social outlet, a cultural forum, and an opportunity for service, and now have over 150,000 active members worldwide.
In Ottawa, we have about 200 members in many different chapters
Groups, called chapters, are located in 23 different countries, in every state in the U.S. and in every province in Canada. In Ottawa, we have about 200 members in 20 different chapters under a city council umbrella. Our members range in age from 18 to over 100.
Beta Sigma Phi means different things to every member.
Ask one her reason for continued membership, & it is likely to include lifelong friendships, community service, social events and food!