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Summer visit to Hodsock 2017

An invitation to visit Hodsock Priory was taken up by members in July this year. George Buchannan who resides at the historical property with his family gave an enlighten talk on its history. It is famous for the display of … Continued


Sisters to sisters

SI Mansfield have spent the last 18 months making dresses for girls in Sierra Leone. As well as a further 187 dresses that have been made this year by members and friends, the making of the dresses have been included in the … Continued


President Diane 2017/18

April saw the inauguration of this years President. Diane Milner. We start the year off with a Champagne celebration at Past President home Anne Bull. Canapés were provided by the Social and Hospitality team and the champagne by Soroptimister Peter … Continued


Diamond Year for Mansfield and District

  President, Diane Milner, and hostess, Mrs Anne Bull, were pleased to entertain the Members of S.I. Mansfield & District, to a Champagne and Canapé evening on the 2nd May. The event was to celebrate, the ‘Diamond’ anniversary of the … Continued


Quiz Sheets

As requested, another quiz in which Jack and Julie experiencing a mid-life gap year. They have decided to tour the UK sightseeing and visiting places of interest. It is now up to you to trace their journey. The cryptic clues are … Continued


Project Dresses 2016

A further 173 dresses have been sent to SI Thames Valley stalwart Gill Curry, who will pack the dresses in recycled plastic olive oil drums. A shopping list is gathered for each individual villages and their requirements are met. From the … Continued


Happy Birthday to the Forget me Not group

August 15th was the 10th anniversary of the Forget me Knot, a Dementia support  group who meet on the 3rd Monday of the month in Kirkby in Ashfield.   SI Mansfield and District are on hand to serve refreshments to the Service … Continued


The Meru Garden Project Kenya

Meru District is in Tigania East with a population of 136,000. 90% live in rural areas with HIV/AIDs prevalent in the region. Meru Women’s Garden Project will support some of the poorest women-led households in Kenya, and is entirely focussed … Continued


KINGS MILL HOSPITAL BREAST CLINIC

BREAST CARE UNIT K.M.H ARE BENEFICIARIES. The Breast Care Unit K.M.H. has recently been the recipient of £4,130.00, received from Soroptimist International, Mansfield & District Club. This sum was raised during the year 2015-2016, and the unit was nominated, by … Continued


Merci Malaysia

Merci Malaysia UK has been fundraising for both UK and overseas – natural or man-made disasters. They raised approx. £1k for Yorkshire flood victims and similar amounts for Syrian refugees in Nottingham. They have also helped vulnerable people in Nottingham … Continued