Events 2017

Walk for Women

25 November 2017 Despite the driving sleet and cold – plucky members from Blackpool, Blackburn, Garstang, Grange and Pendleside joined Preston Soroptimists on a walk through the town centre to mark the Day of the Elimination of Violence Against Women. … Continued

Lancaster – White Ribbon 2017

25 November Members have been in Lancaster town centre, along with the Mayor and Mayoress, handing out stickers and talking to people in support of the White Ribbon Campaign which raises awareness of violence against women.  The Mayor’s commitment to … Continued

Lancaster Soroptimists – on the move!

November 2017 We had an interesting business meeting at our new venue, The Holiday Inn, Lancaster. Isabel Huggett, our Regional Programme Action Officer, spoke to us about Programme Action – we seem to be on track with all our projects which include … Continued

Soroptimists go Landmines Free!

A number of clubs in our Region  supported the Mines Advisory Group’s commitment to the world being Landmine Free by 2025. Photos of club members were posted on Facebook and Twitter to raise awareness #LandmineFree2025. Over the years Soroptimists have been … Continued

Well done Grange Soroptimists!

October 2017 At the SIGBI Cardiff Conference, Grange Soroptimists were delighted to receive the Best Practice Award in the Health category for their Singing for Memory project which has now been running for 3 years. It is entirely run by … Continued

AGM and Regional Meeting – November 2017

Lancaster University 4 November 2017 At the start of the Regional AGM President Angie presented Sue Biggs, our Federation President, and Judith Grocott, Director of Membership with flowers in celebration of their Federation posts. It is a great honour to … Continued