The Installation Ceremony of the New Board of the National Association of Soroptimist International (NASI) of India will be held on Sunday, 29th November, 2020, at 12.30 PM Indian Standard Time, via Zoom.
All are invited to join!
If you would like to join us on this special ocassion, kindly register for the event using this link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZErduCqrzMoGdXnOxOAk4leeoy-m_YHMBDH
The link to join and other details will be sent to you via email immediately after registration. We eagerly look forward to your participation!
A New Soroptimist Club chartered in India on 5th September 2020
On the 5th of September 2020, Soroptimists from different regions of the globe came together over Zoom platform to witness the Chartering of the 15th SI Club in India. The new club called Soroptimist International of Purba Bardhaman was chartered by SIGBI President Isobel Smith. SIGBI Board members Kay Richmond, Shirley Jones and Janine Stedman also joined the programme along with other Soroptimists. Fifteen enthusiastic members of the new club lighted the ceremonial lamp together with an invocation song commencing the Charter ceremony. They had a cake cutting ceremony to mark their birth amidst the Soroptimist family. Membership and Extension Officer, Ranjana Banerjee extends a heartfelt thanks’ to SIGBI President for doing the honours. The President of the new club Sangeeta Agarwal, in her acceptance speech mentioned the preparation of the new projects they are about to start with and felicitated SIGBI President Isobel Smith, President NASI Anu Wakhlu and Mentor Ranjana Banerjee. The event came to an end with a solo dance performance by one of the members of the new club.
Wishing all the very best to SI Purba Bardhaman!
-Report by Ranjana Banerjee, NASI Extension Officer, 2018-2020