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An environmental Project

SI Kidderminster embarked on a long term Environmental Project in January 2020.  We planted trees at Uncllys, a conservation farm in the Wyre Forest. On World Environment Day in June we launched the Bee Project which is part of our ongoing environmental project.  However, to

Virtual Tea Party for Shared Lives

Shared Lives is a charity which looks after people in their own home.  It provides ongoing care and support for adults living with learning disabilities, dementia, or mental ill health. It can also support people who may need additional care in their older age, young


We are holding a BIG Curry evening on Friday 28th February at Baxter Church Rooms, Kidderminster DY10 2AA at 7 for 7.30pm. Tickets cost £20 to include, starter, main and side dishes. Bring your own drinks. This event is to fund our project of “Empowering

Covid-19 how it affects our club

Covid-19 and how this has affected us. The Covid-19 pandemic has affected all aspects of our lives and particularly for members in our club.  We have been in lockdown since 23rd March 2020 and therefore unable to meet physically.  However, we have met on a

FGM Conference June 2019

We need to talk about FGM 200 million women and girls worldwide have been affected by Female Genital Mutilation, FGM, including 137,000 in the UK. So we did.  We organised a conference These statistics are shocking and members of Soroptimist International (SI) Kidderminster & District

New Federation Project

“Empowering Girls in Nepal” is our new Federation project 2019-2022. The project is a partnership between SIGBI and ChoraChori, a UK registered charity that works with its partner ChoraChori-Nepal.  Trafficked, abused and vulnerable children are rescued, rehabilitated, educated and trained.  Where appropriate and possible, the

Update on our Hoima, Uganda project

We have written about this before, several times, because it is a long-standing and most successful project. We make birthing sheets for the midwifery unit in Hoima, and dresses and shorts for the orphanage next door. All these are made from recycling sheets and pillowcases:

Inspirational Floral Art Event – 19th November 2019

We plan to hold a spectacular floral art event on 19th November 2019.  There will be demonstrations on how to make wonderful flower arrangements and these will be raffled at the end of the evening. Tickets will include good food, wonderful deserts, a glass of

Annual Bridge Event

We had a terrific day on Wednesday last when we held out annual bridge drive at Blakedown Parish Rooms.  We had 13 tables of players, a few less than usual but we realise this was the Easter holiday week.  We worked hard to provide a