Thursday 27th September
International Day of Peace
Presentation by Christine Sime on “Jane Haining”
Jane Haining was a Church of Scotland missionary working in Budapest, where she was arrested by the Nazis in 1944; dying at Auschwitz concentration camp later that year. She is the only Scot to be officially honoured for giving her life to help Jews in the Holocaust.
Thursday 11th October
Day of the Girl Child
Celia Hodson will talk about “Hey Girls” and her approach to period poverty.
For further information check out the “Hey Girls” website https://www.heygirls.co.uk/
Sadly Celia Hodson was unable to attend but new member Abby McMurtrie gave us an interesting job talk and received her Soroptimist badge.
Duncan Mitchell of Fife Employment Access Trust gave an insight into the extensive work the trust undertakes to help those with mental health problems.