Delta Lambda Phi is an international social fraternity for gay, bisexual, and progressive men. It offers a social environment and structure similar to other Greek-model college fraternities. Delta Lambda Phi was founded on October 15, 1986 by Vernon L. Strickland III in Washington, D.C. and incorporated in the same city on September 10, 1987. The full, corporate name of the fraternity is Delta Lambda Phi Social Fraternity, but it is commonly referred to as 'DLP' by its members. DLP is currently one of the fastest growing fraternities in the United States. The three purposes of the fraternity are: Delta Lambda Phi's membership is open to all men whether they are gay, bisexual, transgendered, or straight. There are three types of chapters: campus-based, multi-campus based and community based.
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