Club news

Club Officers 2017-2018

Immediate Past President      Kay Hurrell Secretary Sue Waters Treasurer     Deborah Tosler Membership Officer     Margaret Bench Executive Member Carole Atkinson Regional Representatives   Christine Hay & Kay Hurrell        

BeePlus sponsorship of local schools

SI  Kingston has identified four junior schools and one Girl Guide Group to participate in the innovative BeePlus project which has been rolled out across the UK by SI Virtual One . This educational project which will have an environmental … Continued

International Women’s Day 2011

Around 1500 women from diverse cultures and religions gathered together at the Civic Centre in Hounslow to celebrate the 100th anniversary of International Women’s Day. SI Kingston upon Thames and District used the event as an opportunity to promote Soroptimism, … Continued

Hounslow Women’s Day March 2010

Several members of Kingston Club networked at the Women’s Day at Hounslow Civic Centre.  This event, celibrating International Women’s Day, attracted more than 700 women.  Stalls providing information on women’s health, safety and wellbeing were abundant as were the stalls … Continued

The Club’s 64th Charter Lunch

Forty eight members and guests enjoyed an excellent Indian lunch at the award winning Tangawize Restaurant in East Twickenham to celebrate the end of their 64th year. Guests made this a colourful occasion as all came in jewel colours. Indian … Continued

Home Office Visit – Project SIerra

Being Bold, Thinking Big, Making a Difference the club arranged a meeting between the Home Secretary Jacqui Smith and 90 Soroptimists at the Home Office. This included a presentation on Project SIerra which benefited from the £500 raised.

Karen Hill Tribes

At a supper meeting our speaker, Edward Caute, who had been one of the young volunteers working with the Karen Hill Tribes, while he was studying at Cambridge University provided an update on the method of water supply to the … Continued