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The Big Story 2020 Competition Results!

The Big Story 2020         

There were 111 Soroptimist entries out of a total of 125 entries.  Soroptimists raised £20,765.28 including match-funding and monies that were directed through SIGBI.

Here are the results of the competition:

1stJune Money – SI Guernsey – “Memories of an Occupation”

2ndLaxmi Parasuram – SI South Kolkata – “Memories of a Girl Child”

3rd equal –  Helen Lyth – SI Dunfermline – “Primary School Memories in the Highlands of Kenya” Pam Cheesley-Hollinshead – Joint Regional President SI Cheshire, North Wales and Wirral – “Charlie Boy”

4th equal –  Caroline Auckland –  President-Elect SI Tunbridge Wells – “The Hungry Shopper” & Jennifer Neville – SI Keighley – “A Sky Full of Clouds”

5th equal –  Irene Hockin – SI Barnstaple (and Vice President South West & Channel Islands) Untitled &  Barbara Brown – SI Darlington “Holiday in Nice 1960”

6th equal –  Carole Evans – SI Fishguard – “Risks and Care Takers” & Enid Hinton – SI Solihull – “An Act of Kindness”

TOP SPONSORSHIPS  (including matching and Gift Aid):

Sandra Dieffenthaller, – SI San Fernando, Trinidad & Tobago – £2,972.50

Maureen Thompson –  SI Heswall – £2,802.50

Sue Savill –  SI Taunton £1,248.75

Congratulations to the winners!  The first, second, and third prize winners will receive Amazon vouchers of £200, £100, with runners up receiving £25 vouchers.

There are plans to get these stories recorded.  It may take a month or two to get the final products but they’ll be worth waiting for!

The Big Story!