At a recent meeting of Dundee Soroptimists members heard of the work of Dundee Dragons. Final year Dundee medical student and founder of Dundee Dragons- Elizabeth Ferris spoke of her determination to establish a facility for wheelchair users to engage … Continued
SI Dundee Distribute Toiletries and Children’s Activity Packs
At our first club meeting of the autumn SI Dundee members distributed Children’s Activity Packs and Toiletries – These packs were gathered at the St Andrews Region meeting in September to celebrate Scotland North Region 80th Anniversary. they will be distributed … Continued
Seema visits SI Dundee
September 5th – First Speaker Meeting of the Autumn. For over two years Soroptimists from all over Scotland have supported Seema’s Project – rescuing some of the children of trafficked sex workers from the red-light district of the city of Pune, India. … Continued
Scotland North Celebrates 80 years!
On Saturday September 3rd, SI Dundee members attended Scotland North 80th birthday celebrations in St Andrews. Regional President Jean and members from SI clubs from across Scotland North were joined by Scotland South President Marian Sapcote . All in attendance welcomed the unexpected arrival of International … Continued
On Sunday 14th August, SI Dundee Programme Action Officer, Elaine, hosted a successful Garden Party. This was in aid of Barnardo’s to celebrate the organisation’s 150th Anniversary. Sixteen members and friends enjoyed good food and good company. An excellent sum of £302 was raised for Barnardos. … Continued
Afternoon Tea at the Botanic gardens
Afternoon Tea On Tuesday 19th of July twelve members of SI Dundee enjoyed a lovely afternoon tea at the Botanic Gardens. £29 was raised for the Federation ‘Meru Garden’ Project.
Sponsored Walk for Handicap International
On Sunday July 3rd club members took part in a Sponsored Walk for Handicap International A group determined SI Dundee members walked together from Riverside Nature Park car park through the Park and into Dundee via the Perth Road, down … Continued
DUNDEE – the First Toilet Twinned City in Scotland.
Thanks to the hard work of Programme Action Officer Elaine Ferrie and her team of club volunteers the City of Dundee has become the first Toilet Twinned City in Scotland. On Tuesday June 3rd ,at Discovery Point in Dundee, the certificate was presented … Continued
SUMMER PROGRAMME OF EVENTS
Summer Programme Friday 3rd June: 10.45 at Discovery Point for City Toilet Twinning ceremony on RRS Discovery. Tuesday 21st June: Summer Outing 3.00 Camperdown Wildlife park, 4.30 Putting , 5.30 High Tea at Birkhill Inn (£15 or £16 + tip). … Continued
SI Dundee’s Success at the Joint Scottish Conference.
Dunfermline Conference centre was the setting for this year’s Joint Conference – Scotland North and South Regions. Around one hundred delegates attended this excellent venue. As ever it was good to meet ‘old’ friends and make new ones. Scotland South President Marain … Continued