Club news

Sitting Pretty

Charity Performance of ‘Sitting Pretty’ by Amy Rosenthal at Medway Little Theatre is being held on Wednesday 8 May at 7.30pm.  This performance is on behalf of Soroptimist International Medway.  See flyer below for details of where to get tickets at a … Continued


Great British Spring Clean at Hillyfields

Keep Britain Tidy are promoting the Great British Spring Clean 2019 as the country’s biggest mass-action environment campaign between 22 March – 23 April to help improve the environment on our doorsteps. They are aiming to inspire 500,000 people to … Continued


Wine, Cheese & Chatter

S.I. Medway towns held a wine tasting to raise funds as part of their Soroptimists On Sustainability  (SOS) Project.   On this occasion the money will go to provide microloans for women whose lives and livelihoods have been affected by environmental … Continued


Pancake Party Raising Money For Team Mum

A Pancake party was hosted at Janet’s this evening attended by 12 Soroptimists and friends. Donations made amounted to £125 and these are going to Team Mum appeal which is being run by Child.org. A funding application is also being … Continued


British Red Cross Talk

Sue presented Ben Jenkins with a donation and a small gift following his informative talk on the work of the British Red Cross (BRC) covering Kent and Sussex, that relates to work as a club we have been undertaking on … Continued


Women’s Refuge Christmas Hampers

At the December business meeting, the Medway Soroptimists filled several hampers for local women’s refuges. Members had donated an extensive range of luxury items including toiletries, toys and food stuffs for Christmas to fill the hampers. Personalised Christmas gifts had … Continued


Missing People G4 Concert

Angela, Janet, Caroline and Jane were volunteer stewards on behalf of the UK charity Missing People  https://www.missingpeople.org.uk/ at the G4 Christmas concert held at Rochester Cathedral on 24 November. As stewards they were responsible for meeting and greeting the 850 people … Continued


2018 Shoe Box Appeal

Medway Towns Soroptimists enjoyed an evening helping charity Blythswood Care make care boxes. Shoe boxes are filled with everyday essentials, such as toothpaste, soap, warm hats and gloves as well as small treats, small toys, makeup or sweets. The boxes … Continued


COOK Kitchen Visit

Several members of SI The Medway Towns visited The COOK Kitchen in Sittingbourne this month. The environment, and particularly the problems of plastic, are high on our Programme Action agenda. We are in the process of researching plastic waste and … Continued


Fun Day For Young Carers

S.I. Medway Towns arranged for a fun day out for 14 young carers at Diggerland in Cuxton at the end of the summer holidays. There are about 180 young carers in Medway, aged between 4 and 19 years old, who … Continued