Club News

Celia’s coffee morning for Meru

Celia’s coffee morning will be held 10.30-12.30 on January 27th at her house in Derby. The aim is to raise funds for the Meru Women’s Garden Project. As well as enjoying some coffee and cake we will be swapping scarves … Continued

Our next meeting

On February 1st we will be welcoming Laura Taylor, who will be telling us about her recent trip to Uganda with a charity that distributes books to school-children in villages. We will also hold an auction of unwanted gifts. This is an … Continued

SI Derby celebrates its 80th Charter anniversary

On October 6th 2017 79 members and guests were at the Hallmark Hotel in Derby to celebrate 80 years of Soroptimism in Derby. The dinner was attended by our Federation president, Ann Hodgson, the Mayor of Derby Cllr John Whitby and … Continued

Nine SI Derby members attend the annual Conference

The Federation Conference was held in Cardiff this year and 9 SI Derby members attended. The Conference runs from Thursday evening to Saturday evening.There were 1200 members from around the world in Cardiff, who heard inspiring and informative speakers. We … Continued

SI Derby raises £1076 for Meru Women’s Garden Project

A NEW PROJECT FOR SOROPTIMISTS Every three years Soroptimists in our Federation, which includes 28 countries throughout the world, choose a project that we will all support through fundraising. Our latest project is to help women and girls in Kenya. … Continued

Derby Women’s Refuge

We provide 12 welcome bags twice a year. We will be packing 12 bags at our meeting on January 4th 2018. In November 2017 we will be tidying up the garden ready for the winter.   

SI Derby has a new venue

As from January 2016, S I Derby has been meeting at The King’s Highway, Kingsway Derby. DE22 3NH. Some of us meet in the pub at 5.45-6.00 for a meal before the meeting, which starts at 7.00 and is held … Continued