SI Bournemouth members were excited to welcome Mayor & Mayoress of Bournemouth, Cllr Derek & Dorothy Borthwick, to their October business meeting. This was an opportunity to explain further the work of soroptimists locally, nationally and internationally which the Mayor & … Continued
Latest news from our Fantastic Club!
On another beautiful sunny Sunday in early October members and friends of SI Bournemouth handed out bottles of water at Hydration Station no 6 to the runners taking part in the annual Bournemouth Marathon. Much cheering took place to encourage the runners many … Continued
Some photos of our Very Special Celebrations……………………….
Soroptimist International Bournemouth had a double celebration on the 15th September when they received the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service (QAVS) from The Lord Lieutenant of Dorset as well as observing the club’s 80th Anniversary. The club was … Continued
Members of SI Bournemouth were delighted to join the Mayor of Bournemouth, Cllr Derek Borthwick and the Mayoress, who hosted a buffet reception for recipients of the recent HM The Queen’s Honours. SI Bournemouth received the QAVS for their STEM … Continued
President Catherine Beal welcomed new member, Denise Wootten into the SI Bournemouth club family at their June meeting. It was a beautiful sunny evening and the tennis players were very active at West Hants Sports Club not to mention very … Continued
Soroptimist International of Bournemouth has been awarded The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service in the BirthdayHonours list announced on 2nd June 2018. HM The Queen created the awards in 2002 in celebration of her Golden Jubilee with the purpose of … Continued
At the 2018 AGM outgoing President Shirley congratulated new Joint Presidents for 2018/19 Catherine Beal and Liz Dominey on taking up their new roles. One of the first jobs for Catherine and Liz was to present member Gloria Proops with a … Continued
The STEM Challenge is now in its sixth year attracting more interest from the engineering world than previously. The challenge is for girls only in order to promote participation and raise aspirations in industries that young women often … Continued
New Year! New member! President Shirley welcomed new member Alison Davis into the Bournemouth club family at their January meeting. Alison brings her experience of being a Justice of the Peace and a Counsellor and is keen to get involved … Continued