Club News

A fascinating talk on The Tumaini Fund (Scotland)

Donna Cuthill gave an inspirational talk, bringing to life through slides and her own personal visit to the Kagera area of Tanzania the work which the fund and it’s workers do to help improve the lives of orphans and widows … Continued


Proud to have raised funds for our Air Ambulance Helicopter in Aberdeen

Scotland’s Charity Air Ambulance (SCAA) will station its second charity-funded aircraft in the north east – with hopes of launching the service by late 2019. SCAA’s new Aberdeen-based aircraft – callsign Helimed 79 – will join its stablemate Helimed 76 … Continued


Janice and Marjory are just back from Kuala Lumpur

Two of our members attended the Soroptimist’s World Convention held in Kuala Lumpor 19-21 July 2019. “We were privileged to hear internationally renowned speakers who were inspiring, thought-provoking, shocking and heart-breaking but also at times hilarious. We have made many … Continued


SIGBI Day Of Action

Some of the members of SI Aberdeen who took part in a clean up of Allenvale Cemetery on July 22nd to mark the SIGBI day of action While in the cemetery flowers were placed on the grave of Dr Mary … Continued


The History of the Girls Brigade in Aberdeen

At our final meal meeting before the summer recess over 15 club members enjoyed a fascinating talk from Lesley Mowat about her involvement with the Girls Brigade in Aberdeen over a number of years. Club member Pat Moir a close … Continued



SUMMER VISIT TO ABERDEEN HARBOUR EXPANSION PROJECT

Aberdeen Harbour, one of the UK’s busiest ports, is being transformed to develop new facilities and associated infrastructure at Nigg Bay, to the south of the existing harbour. The construction will facilitate increased capacity and will accommodate the larger vessels … Continued


Reducing our consumption of Palm Oil

At our February meeting member Pat Stewart gave a very informative talk about palm oil. A lively discussion followed about palm oil, what the issue is with “conflict” palm oil, how we can try and ensure we are either reducing … Continued


90th Birthday Celebrations taking shape

SI Aberdeen members are working hard to bring together our 90th birthday celebrations. We have been planning for a good few months now to organise our birthday bash at The Douglas Hotel in Aberdeen in conjunction with the Regional meeting … Continued