Club news

Giving Women a Voice

Following up on an interesting and enjoyable evening a few weeks ago finding out about how women campaigned to have the vote, several members of SI Bridgend joined Bridgend MP Madeleine Moon and other local organisations to march as part … Continued

Fundraising in the sunshine

Members of Bridgend Soroptimists once again supported the English Speaking Union and basked in the sunshine at Fonmon Castle at the ESU traditional summer garden party. As well as raising money for Soroptimist Charities through a Tombola, the event is … Continued

Soroptimists Spreading the Word

SI Bridgend was invited to put up a display in Cowbridge Library for the month of June to spread the word about Soroptimist International. This was an excellent opportunity to publicise Soroptimist International as well as highlight the many local, … Continued

100 years of Votes for Women

Bridgend Soroptimists enjoyed an informative and amusing talk from Ceri Joseph of Porthcawl Museum about Women and the Vote. Ceri’s talk was wide-ranging, covering not only the history of what was happening over 100 years ago on the national scene, … Continued

Meet our new President Elect

President Helen was delighted to install Sharon Dixon as President Elect for 2018-2019. Sharon, a management consultant, is a fairly new member to the Club and has already served as Membership Officer. She is looking forward to taking on the … Continued

Welcoming new member Jan

Bridgend Soroptimist are delighted to welcome a new member, Jan Stoneman. Jan has recently moved to the area having spent recent years in Carmarthen. It was in Carmarthen that she became aware of Soroptimist International and admired the work they … Continued

Soroptimists are part of the local community

SI Bridgend took part if the Awareness Day for local organisations in the Bridgend area on Saturday. This was an excellent opportunity to publicise Soroptimist International as well as highlight the many local, national and international service projects that the … Continued

A New President for Bridgend Soroptimists

Following a very busy 70th anniversary year, during which the Presidential Chain was shared by three members, outgoing President Eurwen was delighted to install Helen Murdoch as Club President for 2018-2019. President Helen said she is looking forward to overseeing … Continued