Regional Meetings – News

Regional Meeting 30th November 2019

President Rose welcomed all members to the meeting at the Chesford Grange, including Federation President Isobel Smith and 2 new members from SI Rugby, 1 new member from SI Kenilworth and 1 new member from SI Coventry. Rose thanked past … Continued

Mar AGM 21st September 2019

MAR AGM held on Saturday 21st September 2019 At Worcester County Cricket Club Worcester. A most interesting meeting was held on International Day of Peace. President Jan Hemlin after welcoming Isobel Smith our incoming Federation President, Ruth Healy SIGBI’s Director … Continued

Feedback from Regional Meeting 2nd March 2019

Feed back from the Regional Meeting at Wolston 2 March 2019 The Way Forward for the Regions Thank you for your feedback from the Regional meeting – 60 members completed the  feedback forms giving s great feedback for ROC to … Continued

Regional Meeting 2nd March 2019

MAR Meeting Wolston 2nd March 2019 So pleased that we awoke to sunshine on Saturday morning, so all 87 members, speakers, Inspirational Woman Award participants and judges were able to travel safely to Wolston Community & leisure centre. This time … Continued

Regional Meeting 1st December 2018

President Jan’s first meeting took place at Chesford Grange on Saturday 1st December.  Club regalia was officially exchanged between outgoing President Jan Bowden and incoming President Jan Hemlin.   Rose Hutchinson was also installed as our President elect Proceedings continued … Continued

AGM 29th September 2018

President Jan held her AGM at Wolston on Saturday 29th September In addition to club business where reports from the officers were formally accepted, new officers were confirmed for the coming year and President Jan summed up her time in … Continued

MAR AGM 2018

SOROPTIMIST INTERNATIONAL OF GREAT BRITAIN & IRELAND MIDLAND ARDEN REGION Annual General Meeting to be held on Saturday 29th September at Wolston Leisure and Community Centre Coventry CV8 3GT 9.30 for 10am AGENDA 1. WELCOME – President Jan Bowden: Our … Continued

Regional Meeting 9th December 2017

At our Regional Meeting on the 9th December, held at the Chesford Grange in Kenilworth, President Jan welcomed three speakers in addition to performing club business and joining club members in fine Christmas tradition! Our first speaker was Barbara E … Continued

Three Regional Presidents at the National Memorial Arboretum

      On Sunday 13th November the three Regional Presidents, Jan Bowden from Midland Arden, Ruth Dodd from Midland East and Pat Cross from Midland Chase attended the Remembrance Service organised at the National Memorial Arboretum. After the service, … Continued


On 22nd April, members from most clubs in Midland Arden Region attended free workshops to learn new skills in social media, press relations, and ideas for club newsletters.  The aim was for those clubs who currently don’t have Facebook or … Continued