Club news

Bridgend Soroptimists become Dementia Friends

In line with President Frances theme of caring for the elderly in our society, we were pleased to welcome Norma Morgan from the Alzheimer’s Society as our guest speaker. Dementia is the biggest health and social care crisis facing society … Continued

Fundraising Fun at Laleston Church Fete

Once again Bridgend Soroptimists have been out-and-about – this time at St David’s Church in Laleston for their annual summer fete. A bric-a-brac stall raise £105 for our charity fund with Lily, Inez, Sue B., Irene, Sandra and Carys taking … Continued

May Fair Tombola Success

Once again Bridgend Soroptimists took part in the Lion’s May Fayre, this time held in Cowbridge. The Tombola stall is always a great attraction and a very worthwhile fundraiser. Members donate items throughout the year and Anne Hughes diligently wraps … Continued

Congratulations to Anne on her MBE

Members congratulated Anne Morgan on receiving her MBE for services to the community of South Wales in the New Year’s Honours. Many congratulations Anne.


Afternoon tea benefits Y Bont charity

On March 22, Bridgend Soroptimists held an afternoon tea celebration at Coed-y-Mwstwr Hotel, when president Sue presented a cheque for £1,400 to Mags Griffiths, general manager of Y Bont. The children’s charity based in Bridgend providing a day nursery for … Continued