Philanthropic Efforts

The Power of Giving Back

Giving back and sharing is an important part of Underwood’s strategy for success. She says “I want to show people that you can be the best citizen of the world, doing something that you love and be successful.” She adds “If you add to that a simple greeting like ‘Good Morning!’ and a ‘How are you?’ it’s amazing what will be paid forward. In her role as 23rd International President of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Sheryl Underwood led efforts to support women and children impacted by devastating storms (both at home and abroad), St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, the National Educational Foundation and Stevie Wonder’s House Full of Toys annual toy drive, making holidays brighter for hundreds of children.