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Contains information of interest to individual Members, including Membership Statement, New Members' Pack, how to apply for a Memorial Fund Award, Grants of Friendship/Invitations, and Membership Matters.

Contains all the information you need for the running of a Club, eg Membership Forms, Annual Returns, Club Governance, How to Start a New Club.

Contains information related to running a Region/National Association/Network, eg the purpose of Regions/National Associations/Networks, and Region/NA/Network governance documents

Contains documentation to help you communicate your activities, eg Template Press Releases, SIGBI Brand Guidelines and Logos, good examples of Club Promotional Material, How To Guides.

Contains information related to Programme Activities, eg a page for each Programme Area, Commission on the Status of Women, SIGBI Programme Database.

Contains documentation related to the running of the Federation, eg SIGBI Governance, Vision 2021.

New Members Pack

The New Members Pack was updated in February 2018. It is currently under review (as at 4 January 2019) and a new version will be uploaded in the first quarter of 2019. Clubs will be advised when the new version is available.

Owing to its length we do not recommend that you print it out for new members, but perhaps supply it to them electronically or send them the link below:

New Membership Certificate

A new Membership Certificate has been designed, free of charge, by Danscot.  We do not have any hard copies of this certificate, but it is available for download and printing by Clubs if they wish to give Membership Certificates to their Members:

Glossary of Terms

As with most large Organisations, Soroptimists use a lot of jargon when talking about their activities.  The Glossary of Terms explains what is meant by the terms you may hear during conversation: