Events 2016

Soroptimists from Grange and Windermere in Kendal

White Ribbon Campaign 2016

25 November 2016 Grange and Windermere Soroptimists joined forces to mark International Day for Elimination of Violence against Women by handing out 800 White Ribbon stickers to men and teenage boys in Kendal.  The White Ribbon campaign calls on men … Continued


Wearing Orange at the Regional Meeting

Regional Meeting and AGM – 2016

Saturday 19 November 2016 AGM and Regional Meeting Another successful year was celebrated at this year’s AGM and Regional Meeting. President Margaret reviewed a very active year and thanked all the clubs in the region for their hospitality at the … Continued


Regional Halloween Party 2016

Saturday 29th October 2016 Witches, wizards and ghouls gathered on the home of Soroptimist Dylis Hayton to act out an Halloween evening to remember.  Guests were served with a ghostly stew and blood curdling fruit crumble.  The evening continued with … Continued


Orange the World!

Regional Meeting – November 2016 – Orange

19 November 2016 Members of the Region showed their support for the UNiTE campaign  “16 Days to Orange the World ” initiated by the UN covering Nov 25th – 10 Dec to symbolise a brighter future without violence.


Preston Soroptimists collecting shoes for the Angel Welfare and Education Trust

Preston Soroptimists provide Gift Bags for the Homeless

SI Preston recently completed their annual Salvation Army project. We filled thirty Christmas gift bags with items for the local homeless.  Member, Sue Morris, spends much of each year looking for bargains and stocking towels, underwear, socks, deodorant, shower gel, … Continued