Our Colchester Soroptimist Club is proud to be sponsoring a new award to inspire young people between the age of 11 and 25 to think about the empowerment of women and girls in the form of a creative writing piece. Submissions are accepted from the 1st May – 3rd June 2019. Nomination forms will be the Colchester Youth Awards – CYA facebook page. Self nomination is encouraged. All finalists will be invited to the Colchester Youth Awards Ceremony on Tuesday 9th July 2019. SI Colchester is celebrating it’s 60th birthday in 2019/20. Soroptimsts aim to educate, empower and enable women and girls throughout the world. This is why we are sponsoring this new award. We look forward to reading the entries and announcing finalists and ultimately our winner.
Our March club meeting will take place Thursday 28th March at the St Anne’s Centre, Harwich Road, Colchester at 19:15.
Our February Club meeting will take place on Thursday 14th February at 19:15 at the St Anne’s Centre, Harwich Road, Colchester.
We would like to invite you to a Fundraising Quiz Night to raise funds for the Soroptimists presentation at Colchester Youth Awards 2019The quiz will take place at the Oak Tree Centre, 252 Harwich Road, Colchester CO4 3DH on Thursday 28 February 2019 Doors open at 18:30 and quiz begins at 19:00 £10 per person including Soup and a Sweet Teams of 4 – 6 or you can be added to others There are prizes for the winning team, runners up and the last place team win the coveted wooden spoons! There is also a prize for the best team name. So get your thinking caps on. The Bar will be Open ENTERTAINMENT: Singer Jade will be singing during the refreshment break Book by contacting a member or emailing your details to: Colchester.firstname.lastname@example.org For more information www.facebook.com/soroptimistcolchester