Malta hosts the 82nd Annual SIGBI Conference
The SIGBI 82nd Annual Conference “Engineering the Future” took place between the 10th and 12th November at the Malta Hilton in St Julians. The Conference theme chosen by The President of SIGBI, Margaret Emsley, herself a Civil Engineer, makes … Continued
SI Dundee Launches Toilet Twinning in the county of ANGUS.
On a cold autumn Saturday PAO Elaine and other brave ladies stood on Forfar High street to raise awareness of Toilet Twinning. Look out Angus here we come with Toilet twinning . Please see our website Projects for more information
Optimistic Sound Dundee
An Inspirational Presentation from a Dundee Charity. At the October Speaker evening, SI Dundee members heard a wonderful presentation from Alice Marra and Clare Brennan of Optimistic Sound. This charity plans to introduce the Sistema music programme to a Dundee community with the aim of tackling poverty … Continued
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