Club News

SIGBI Ellesmere Port and District AGM Thursday 19th April 2018

The Ellesmere Port and District group held their AGM at the Holiday Inn, Ellesmere Port on Thursday 19th April 2018. Members enjoyed a meal and drinks together before the official business of the transfer of club presidency from outgoing President … Continued

International Women’s Day 2018 Walk at Parkgate, Wirral

SI Ellesmere Port and District joined with SI Birkenhead and SI Heswall on Saturday 10th March 2018 to walk along the parade in Parkgate on the Wirral in recognition of International Women’s Day which was 8th March 2018. Signatures were … Continued

55th Annual Charter Lunch at Imperial Hotel, Llandudno 04/03/2018

SI Llandudno Club President Elaine Bullock and other club members celebrated the 55th anniversary of the Club Charter on Sunday 4th March 2018 at the Imperial Hotel Llandudno. Members from around the region also attended; from Ellesmere Port, Regional President, … Continued

Teddies for Lullaby Africa

Lullaby Africa helps traumatised and disadvantaged mothers, fathers and carers in Kenya and Uganda to form a healthy, natural attachment with their babies and toddlers. Depression, war, rape and aggression have stifled the natural bonds between the generations. Lullaby Africa … Continued

World Food Day

To mark World Food Day our club collected food items to be donated to West Cheshire Food Bank. Some of our members are volunteers with the Foodbank and one of them, President Jean, is pictured with Colin and Tony, volunteer … Continued

Bucket Collection for Sri Lanka

Our latest bucket collections took place in June and October 2017. Thanks to the generosity of local people and the kindness of Burleydam Garden Centre who allow us to collect here each year, we are able to send a further … Continued

Smalls for All – Bra Collection

  Several members of SI Ellesmere Port recently visited the Share Shop in Chester to deliver 90 bras which had been collected by members and friends. These bras will be forwarded to the charity ‘Smalls for All’ to be sent … Continued

S.I.Ellesmere Port Achieves International Award 2009-2011

At the SIGBI  Manchester Conference, joint President Dorothy Cartwright MBE was presented with a Soroptimist International Award by International President Hanne Jensbo. The award was for our support of two Tsunami Orphans, Budhini and Delini, and for our work in … Continued

Friendship link with Columbo – Sri Lanka

Great things can be achieved by working with friendship links – our friendship link with S.I. Columbo is an outstanding example. We have been supporting two orphan girls, Budhini and Delhini, since 2005.  We discovered their plight thanks to Dorothy … Continued