Recent news and events

Si Maidstone Christmas Meal

The club celebrated Christmas and Hanukkah with a meal at the Park Gate Inn.  The food was good and the company even better!  A good time was had by all.

Pocket Project Finale

Using the remaining money raised by the Pocket project, we purchased sanitary products which we have distributed to those in need via the Salvation Army, Princess Project and Medway Foodbank.

Bournemouth Conference October 2019

Members of SI Maidstone and SI Medway attended the SIGBI conference at Bournemouth this year.       Conference 2019 Maidstone member, Carol Infanti travelled to Bournemouth, car sharing with East Grinstead members Susie and Angela. They had to attend … Continued

60th Birthday tea

SI Maidstone is celebrating the club’s 60th anniversary this year. To mark the occasion we had a fabulous afternoon tea at Hempstead House Hotel.        

Club visit to Guru Nanak Darbar Gurdwara

On 4th October a small group of us had a guided visit to the Guru Nanak Darbar Gurdwara in Gravesend. Following a warm welcome at the Gurdwara, we were quickly immersed in the cultural and religious requirements of entering the … Continued

World Literacy Day

President Carol with a pile of books to be donated to the mental Health Charity MIND   Club member Jill hosted a coffee morning for World literacy day, 8 September, which aims to highlight the importance of literacy to individuals, … Continued

Backpacks for Education

As part of our ongoing challenge to mark the club’s 60th anniversary in 2019, the club packed another 30 backpacks, taking the total to 60, for disadvantaged children in Africa. The packs contain essential items so that children can go … Continued

60 for 60

  Maidstone Soroptimists are celebrating their 60th anniversary in 2019. The 60 mugs represent 60 years of service to women and girls.  The club organised a coffee morning to raise funds for Macmillan Cancer support.