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Soroptimist International - Bridgend and District

Soroptimist International of Bridgend and District is part of a worldwide organisation of women, which is linked to the United Nations.

Welcome to SI Bridgend and District
Women serving the global community

Soroptimist International of Bridgend was founded in 1947 as part of the International Organisation and has been active in the local community, region and globally since that time.

Soroptimist Goals

  • to improve the lives and status of women and girls through education, empowerment or enabling opportunities.
  • to be a global voice for increasing access to education and leadership for women and girls.

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Interested to know more?
Why not come and join us…..

Soroptimist International of Bridgend meets on the second and fourth Wednesday of every month (except August). Our 2022-2023 meetings are at the Heronston Hotel, Ewenny, Brigend unless otherwise stated on the Club Programme. Guests are very welcome to join us at meetings and social events – please contact our Secretary, Margaret Anthony, on 07791 989096 or by email:- for further details.

Recent Club News

Educating Girls in Cape Verde

Jill Delgado and Joan Payne, both members of SI Cardiff and Trustees of the Soroptimist…

St David’s Day Greetings from Canada

Soroptimist International is a global organisation of women working togetehr to transform the lives of…

Working Together in Friendship

President Gaynor and members of SI Bridgend were joined by members from SI Port Talbot,…

Bridgend Soroptimist on The Big Climb!

This week at our Bridgend Soroptimist meeting we had the pleasure of hearing from one…

SI Bridgend Friendship Links

The Bridgend Club has Friendship links with Soroptimist clubs in Uusikaupunki, Finland;  Courtenay, British Columbia, Canada;  Williamsburg, USA; Karachi in Pakistan and, most recently, Moreton North Inc, Queensland Australia. (for further details see Friendship links page)

Soroptimist International
Vision, Mission and Values

Soroptimist Vision

Soroptimist International is committed to a world where women and girls together achieve their individual and collective potential, realise aspirations and have an equal voice in creating strong, peaceful communities worldwide.

Soroptimist Mission

Soroptimists inspire action and create opportunities to transform the lives of women and girls through a global network of members and international partnerships.

Soroptimist Values

  • Human Rights for all
  • Global peace and international goodwill
  • Advancing women’s potential
  • Integrity and democratic decision making
  • volunteering, diversity and friendship