Members of Soroptimist International Taunton are always happy to welcome visitors and potential new members to our regular monthly meetings and social events.
Members of SI Taunton and guests at Barrington Court on the 75th charter weekend, June 2013
SI Taunton is a member of Soroptimist International Great Britain and Ireland (SIGBI), a women’s volunteer organisation committed to helping women and children everywhere. Since 2013 SIGBI has Category 2 Status with the UN Economic and Social Council.
As well as contributing to international projects, members of SI Taunton are active in the local community, both individually and collectively as a Club. The Taunton Swimathon has raised over £610,900 for charities in its 29 year history. Other projects in Somerset organised by the Club is a STEM initiative for Year 9 school girls called Skirting Science, an event started in 2009 by SI Weston-super-Mare.
Helping women and children everywhere through working in partnership with other Soroptimist clubs and other charitable organisations:
- transforming lives
Our Club was officially founded on 23rd July 1938 and we celebrated our 75th Charter year in 2013.