Soroptimists in Action
Soroptimists aim to improve the lives of women and girls, locally, nationally and internationally. SI Dundee Club has been very busy these last few months doing just that. Some of the activities SI Dundee has supported. Smalls for all: … Continued
Members of SI Dundee recently enjoyed their summer outing to Barnhill Gardens followed by Afternoon Tea at Jessie’s Kitchen. It was a beautiful afternoon, although a little breezy.The ladies strolled through the garden before sitting down to a well presented … Continued
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