Skip links


Tag: ChoraChori

Project shortlisted!

SI Bridgend is delighted that our project with ChoraChori has been shortlisted for the SI Wales South Regional Programme Action award. Club members have been invited to make a presentation on the project at the Regional AGM in September to inform other clubs about how

Fantastic Fashion Show

Bridgend Soroptimists welcomed 100 guests to a Charity Fashion Show held at the Heronston Hotel in Bridgend. With something for everyone, from casual to formal, several Bridgend Soroptimists were models for the evening and treated the audience to a feast of elegance and sophistication. The

Supporting ChoraChori

Following the excitement of having won the next Federation Project with Empowering Girls in Nepal, SI Bridgend is keen to continue supporting ChoraChori before the SIGBI project is officially launched in October 2019. Several members had unwanted jewellery and handbags and decided to have a

Soroptimists decorate Christmas Tree

Bridgend Soroptimists once again took part in the Bridgend Christmas Tree Festival held at Nolton Church. As the Club is supporting ChoraChori, the tree was decorated with beautifully made gift pouches which contained a felt heart-shaped pocket to hold a baby’s first tooth. Club members

We won!

What a journey this had been. Rayner Rees introduced us to ChoraChori and its CEO Philip Holmes having been impressed with the project when they had gained funding through the Soroptimist International Educate to Lead programme. Philip captured the hearts of Bridgend members when he