Hospitality Grants


In November 1998 we hosted Mary Dalman from  SI Club of West Wickham, Lucy Cooper  from the Horeham Suffolk Club and Friedrike Suppin from the Klaagenfurt Club in  Austria.

In 2004 a delegation of 23 women from Pakistan led by a Soroptimist was hosted by SI Poona. It was the first all women delegation from Pakistan and SI Clubs in Mumbai and Poona were the first women’s organizations  in India to take the initiative.

In 2006 our Grant of Friendship went to Kate York from SI Seven Oaks and Beryl Barker of  SI Lews and District, in UK.

In December 2012 , Helga Pammer , President of SI Klosterneuburg in Austria was  the guest SI Poona  for two weeks under the “Open Heart and Open Doors” project of SI Europe. All SI Poona members gave her a warm welcome with special visits arranged by all.

We have had visitors from Soroptimist Clubs in  USA, UK, Japan, Papua, New Guinea.