Soroptimist International of Bournemouth was awarded The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service in the Birthday Honours 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
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SI Bournemouth’s STEAM Challenge for Girls in Years 8 and 9 The STEAM Challenge is now in its eighth year and continues to attract more interest from the engineering world. The challenge is for girls only in order to promote … Continued
Sayma Ahmed and Rita Satti were welcomed to the first meeting of 2019 to inform members about their voluntary community organisation ‘Unity in Vision’ based in Bournemouth. Sayma gave a very humorous history of her life in the UK since … Continued
Bournemouth Soroptimists react generously to the Salvation Army’s Christmas Toy Appeal for children in the local area. A wide variety of toys for children aged from 0 – 16 years of age were collected and donated by Bournemouth Soroptimists … Continued
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
Some photos of our Very Special Celebrations……………………….
Bournemouth and Poole Soroptimists have supported the Sexual Assault Referral Centre (SARC) in Bournemouth for its lifetime. Members initially lobbied Dorset Police and potential partners to get the unit established. Following this achievement they contributed items ensuring that the … Continued