Club news

Long service award

Stephanie Ainsley, who has completed 30 years’ membership of Kidderminster Soroptimists, received a Long Service Award from our Federation President  Sue Biggs.  Kidderminster’s Federation is Soroptimist International Gt. Britain & Ireland (SIGBI).

An unexpected windfall!

  We had our 70th Anniversary celebrations last weekend.  Members from our Heidelberg friendship link joined us for the celebrations and we enjoyed a lovely weekend with them.  One of Heidelberg members, Franziska, had to clear out the contents of … Continued

70th Anniversary Charter lunch

Chartered in July 1948 the Kidderminster & District Club celebrated its 70th Anniversary with a celebration luncheon on Sunday 22nd July at Spring Grove House, Bewdley. Guests included members, their families and friends; our SI Federation President, the Regional President … Continued

Up to date with Facebook

2018 July SI Kidderminster enjoyed a very informative presentation by Beccie Pearce from SI Central Birmingham – an expert on the use of Facebook and Manager of the Midland Arden Region’s Facebook activities – specifically on how to grow our … Continued

Annual Bridge Event

  Kidderminster Soroptimist’s fourth successful Charity Bridge Drive was held on Wednesday 25 April at Blakedown Parish Room, its now customary venue. After a welcoming morning coffee 62 players, many of whom were ‘returners’, enjoyed several rounds of play until … Continued

Antiques Event

    Over 60 people attended the recent ‘Afternoon Tea with Henry Sandon’ organised by the members of Soroptimist International Kidderminster & District at the Baxter Church Hall. After being ‘royally’ entertained by Henry with a talk on some fascinating … Continued

Bewdley Community Showcase

  This is the second time we have had a stall at the Bewdley Community Showcase which is intended to allow clubs, groups and organisations display what they do to the community. This year, there were 20-25 local groups represented … Continued

Public Speaking Competition

Every year, Midland Arden Region Soroptimists hold a Public Speaking Competition for youngsters aged 14-18.  This year it was held in the Rugby Council Chambers at the Town Hall in Rugby.There were 11 candidates from Coventry, Kenilworth, Kidderminster, Leamington & … Continued

Sponsor a teacher to teach Street Children in Sierra Leone

On 14th March SI Kidderminster & District held a lunch for 60 people to raise funds to send Lucy, the daughter of one of our members, to Sierra Leone to help teachers teach street Children.  Lucy is travelling with the … Continued