What is soroptimism, who are we and what do we do?
What is soroptimism?
Soroptimist International is a worldwide dynamic organisation for professional and business women. Through awareness, advocacy and action at international, national and local levels, we are committed to a world where women and girls achieve their individual and collective potential, realise aspirations and have an equal voice in creating strong and peaceful communities.
EDUCATE TO LEAD
Educate – Empower– Enable
- Human rights for all
- Global peace and international goodwill
- Advancing women’s potential
- Integrity and democratic decision making
- Volunteering, diversity & friendship
The word Soroptimist comes from the Latin words soror (sister) and optima (best) – the best for women
Who are we and what do we do?
The club has 25 members plus 1 linked members from all walks of life.
The club President is Karen Yates an insurance broker.
The club President -Elect is Professor Jackie Jones, a law lecturer.
The club Vice-President is Julia Attwell an Executive Director.
The club Past President is Jen Hancock a microbiology service manager.
The club regional representative is Sandra Ajax, a company director.
The Programme Action Officer is Jeni Gower-Jones
The club Secretary is Jill Delgado
The club membership officer is Pat Binding.
If you are interested in joining us, we would love to hear from you via the Contact Us form https://sigbi.org/cardiff-and-district/contact-us/