Cheque Presentation to Women’s Aid

2018-19 Joint Presidents Kate and Norma made local children in need their priority during their year in office. Two major fundraising events: An Evening of Scottish Music at the Discovery and the Annual Quiz at the Fort Bar were both … Continued

SI Dundee Members visit Geneva

Three members of SI Dundee  joined 16 other Scottish Soroptimists on a 4 night trip to Geneva. Included was a guided tour of the United Nations Palais des Nations. An opportunity to learn: about the work carried out at this … Continued

New President Takes Office

SI Dundee AGM On April 23rd SI Dundee members held their AGM when new office bearers were installed. Frances Menter became the new club president. Frances thanked Joint Presidents Kate and Norma for leading the club through another successful year. … Continued

Dundee Citizen of the Year

SI Dundee Joint President Norma McGovern has been named Dundee Citizen of the year 2019-2020. Norma has worked as an active volunteer and board member for a number of organisations including Brae Riding for the Disabled, HMS Unicorn , Dundee’s … Continued

SI DUNDEE CHARITY CONCERT

A Charity Concert of Scottish Music was held at Discovery Quay in Dundee. On Friday March 1st the club held an enjoyable and successful concert to raise funds for Women’s Aid.  In line with our objective for this year “Supporting … Continued

Club Members Provide Festive Food.

SI Dundee members donated festive food and warm clothing to the Salvation Army in both Arbroath and Dundee.

Three Members ‘Sleep in the Park’

Three brave members of SI Dundee took part in the event which was organised by Social Bite to raise awareness of the homeless in our society.   Prue is obviously exhausted which is no surprise. So far over £500 has … Continued

Dundee Reclaim Walk.

Reclaim Walk Representatives of SI Dundee took part in the local ‘Reclaim’ Walk at the start of the 16 days of activism against Gender-based violence. In this year marking the end of WW1 and a follow on from laying the … Continued

Sleep in the Park

SI Dundee member and Regional President Prue is bravely taking part in Sleep in the Park. This is a nationwide sleep out to end homelessness in Scotland for good. Four Cities across Scotland . One night 12,000 people under the stars. … Continued

Remembrance Day Commemorations 2018

SI Dundee members and friends have spent the last few weeks knitting poppies to help mark the 100 years since the end of the First World War.  In all 225 poppies were knitted for Broughty in Bloom . The poppies … Continued