Club news 2008-2009


President Eileen welcomed our newest member Kathryn Delpak into the Club at our meeting on February 25th ’09. She was introduced by Helen Murdoch who was a founder member  with her in UNIFEM Wales. Kathryn Delpak MBE is a retired … Continued

An OBE for Sylvia

Our congratulations go to member Sylvia Scarf for being awarded an OBE in this New Year’s Honours List for her work with the Girl Guide movement and the Anglican Church. Sylvia says, “It’s tremendous, a real honour. It’s all about learning … Continued

Christmas Tree Festival

Pr President Eileen and members Lily and Christine decorated a Soroptimist Christmas tree in Nolton Church on Monday . Decorated in the familiar blue and gold Soroptimist colours and also with decorations and banners sent to us by our Friendship … Continued

New Member

At our last meeting in November, Barbara Parrish our newest member was welcomed into the club by President Eileen, who is seen here giving Barbara her Soroptimist badge and Welcome pack. She had already attended some social events and an … Continued

Christmas Decorations.

At our last meeting in November two club members, Bethan Healey and Eurwen Richards demonstrated how to make floral decorations for Christmas. They concentrated on using natural and recyclable materials as far as possible and gave members very useful ideas. It … Continued

Samaritan’s Purse

Club members packed lots of shoeboxes with Christmas presents for children overseas in conjunction with Samaritan’s Purse. President Eileen and members delivered them to the distribution depot at Talbot Green.  Over 50000 boxes were being checked, packed and sent to … Continued

Barbados Conference 2008

Members of SI Bridgend met up with and presented £200 to Talat Pasha, from their friendship club in Karachi. The money will help girls in her local school to stay on in education so that they can qualify for further … Continued