COFFEE MORNING – STARBECK METHODIST CHURCH 1ST APRIL

Starbeck poster

Every one is welcome to Starbeck Methodist Church,  93 The High St, Starbeck, to help us raise funds for Craft International a local charity that works locally and globally by “Enabling, empowering & supporting differently-able people in the UK and overseas, creatively.” … Continued

International Women’s Day – 8th March 2017

Lisa Winwood

President Pat Shore and Harrogate and District Soroptimist’s were delighted to welcome people to the Wesley Chapel in Harrogate to celebrate International Women’s Day.  Jennie Levick, Soroptimist International Yorkshire President, welcomed everyone, with a reminder that this date, is one … Continued

The Work of Childline Zimbabwe

Stella Motsi

We were delighted to welcome people to our meeting on WEDNESDAY 15th FEBRUARY 2017 at 7.30 pm when Stella Motsi, National Director of Childline Zimbabwe and Dr Amanda Mason Jones, Senior Lecturer in Global Public Health, University of York who spoke on ‘THE WORK OF … Continued

Charity Burns Nights Supper raises nearly £500 for charity

Toast to the Haggis

Club members, friends and family chased away the January Blues  at our Charity Burns Night Supper on the 21st January 2017.  Venue NineteenNineteen provided a warm welcome for over 50 guests as we celebrated the life and loves of Robbie … Continued

Wetherby Christmas Charity Shop Window Winner and Highly Commended

Winner OXFAM Wetherby

                Harrogate and District Soroptimists are once again delighted to be supporting Welcome to Wetherby and organising the Charity Shop Christmas Shop Window Competition. The judging took place in early December against the … Continued

Charity Shop Christmas Shop Window Competition brings Christmas Cheer

Winners at the Mayors Parlour

It must be Christmas when the annual Christmas shop window competition takes place. Harrogate and District Soroptimists are once again delighted to organise the  Charity Shop Window Competition; it was great to see so many shops getting involved. There were … Continued

Club Highly Commended in Harrogate District Volunteering Oscar Awards

President Pat and Sandra Frier receiving the Highly Commended Award on behalf of the Club

  The Club was delighted to be nominated for the Harrogate District Volunteering Oscars and even more delighted to be highly commended in the Organisation category. The award recognised the service to the community the Club gives and has given … Continued

Club Celebrates 83rd Charter Dinner

President Pat with her "chain gang"

  The Club held our 83rd Annual Charter Dinner on 15th October at the Masonic Hall in Harrogate. President Pat Shore and the Club were delighted to welcome 85 guests including the Mayor and Mayoress of Harrogate and the President … Continued

Behind the Scenes at Harrogate Theatre

You need to know the ropes to scenes in Harrogate Theatre - still all done by human strength

Soroptimists of Harrogate and District were enthralled by Anne Cherry’s talk on the History of Harrogate Theatre. Anne had a wealth of historical information dating back to the days in 1900 when the theatre first opened. Anne has been actively … Continued

Friendship Evening Silent Auction raises a fantastic £530 for Educate to Lead – Nepal

President_Pat&President_Liz

Harrogate and District Soroptimists celebrated International Friendship Day with a candle lighting ceremony in recognition of our friendship links across the world. President Pat Shore welcomed members, guests and friends including Yorkshire President Liz Lyle. President Pat spoke about International … Continued