Club News from April 2016

New Year, New Members!!

Our new year has started with President Mary introducing two new members joining Lichfield Club.  Ann and Jean have visited a number of times and happily decided that they would like to join our team.           … Continued

Website Update

During the last few months, I have been posting on the Facebook page but have neglected the website!  It is difficult to know what the balance should be on posts. So, an update. An amazingly busy few months in which … Continued

Speakers at last meeting

  A very full meeting last week with Karen speaking on behalf of Citizen’s Advice.  She spoke of the immense need there is for the service and therefore volunteers that can help with all matter of enquiries.  The quiz she … Continued

Evening Francais raises almost 700 pounds!!

A wonderful evening of French wine, French galettes, French desserts and French music at Elford Village Hall that was given a very French look by Chris and Rosie. With over 70 guests, the caterers from Heart of the Country were … Continued

Toast to Soroptimist International from Soroptimister Adrian

Good evening ladies and gentlemen. A lot of people who find themselves in the position I’m in at the moment, google “Soroptimism”. You’ll be relieved to know that I haven’t done that but thought I would give you my take … Continued

18th Charter Dinner!

                    On Friday evening, 70 guests gathered at Whittington Golf Club to celebrate the 18th anniversary of when our club was chartered.  It was a lovely evening although battling through the flash … Continued

Engineering Fair at Chase Terrace High School

Our Highways Engineer Ellie and Specialist Nurse Brenda attended this event recently.  It was an opportunity to celebrate the Skirting Science sessions that are run by Soroptimists of Lichfield and District.  We displayed photos of the event and the press … Continued

Supporting South Staffs Mental Health Network

This is a mental health charity based in Lichfield.  At our recent business meeting, charity volunteer Sian West gave a talk entitled ‘Your Voice’.  The charity gives those who register with them an opportunity to have a say in their … Continued