SI Norwich was chartered in 1952.
We are part of an International organisation for women who are interested in helping others, serving the community ,working together and enjoying themselves.
We are one of the Clubs in London Anglia Region including Great Yarmouth and King’s Lynn.
We meet twice a month at 7pm on a Monday evening …..a speaker meeting and a business meeting, plus various social events
Our venue is the Norwich High School , 95 Newmarket Road, Norwich , NR2 2HU.
At Home we support :
Opening Doors. – a self help group for people with learning difficulties http://www.openingdoors.org.uk
4women – a resource Centre for women released from prison or on probation
EACH (East Anglia Children’s Hospices.) http://www.each.org.uk
Leeway Women’s Refuge,http://www.leewaysupport.org
Offer prizes for attendance at a local primary school
Help collect litter on a local walk /cycle pathway.
Collect toiletries and food for Food Banks in Norwich and Cromer.
In the past we raised funds for:
Opening Doors – 2017/2020
Blood Bikers – 2016/2017
Norwich YMCA – 2015/2016
Internationally we fund raise for:
An Education Project in Hillcrest, South Africa via London Anglia Region
The new Federation project Empowering Girls in Nepal : Project Ambassador Joanna Lumley
Social events often involve food , sometimes held at member’s homes. There are walks , a plant sale, fashion show and theatre trips – often combining fundraising with social activities.
Our Friendship Links:
And in 2021 100 years of friendships to celebrate