45 for 45
In 2020, SI King’s Lynn are celebrating 45 years since the club was chartered. Due to COVID-19, our celebrations are taking place in a socially-distanced way, and we are being inventive in our approach.
The first member to mark the celebration was Corinne, who presented the club with a virtual bouquet of 45 flowers from her garden. There might be more than 45 – feel free to count them all at: 45 flowers by Corinne
Kim has made a visual record of her 7 years as a Soroptimist, using 45 photographs. Take a look to get a taste of what it is like to be a Soroptimist in King’s Lynn: 45 pictures by Kim
Carolyn has made 45 face masks for friends and family. Recipients have donated to UNICEF, Chora Chori, QEH, King’s Lynn food bank and Macmillan Cancer Support.
President Julie walked 45 kilometres during the week that marked 45 years; Mary walked 45 miles, and Lindsay has been busy reading 45 books!
The club was instrumental in setting up the Colchester St Helena hospice and until COVID they volunteered by running the Sunday reception desk. Members have also knitted 45 items – jumpers, hats and animals. Ipswich Club have a member who has also walked 45km and have delivered 45+ syringe driver bags.