Tag: SI Bridgend

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 … Continued

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

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

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

Supporting Ty Hafan

Our Soroptimist year ended on a real high with President Eurwen’s presentation of a cheque to Emma Anthony of Ty Hafan, our chosen President’s charity for the year. Ty Hafan is one of the UK’s leading paediatric palliative care charities … Continued