Will you help us measure food poverty in Rossendale? 38.17% of children in Rossendale live in poverty Every day in the UK people are going hungry because they cannot afford to eat. However, MPs don’t know how big the scale … Continued
Last week, on 7th August 2018, SI Rossendale hosted a charity fundraiser event in aid of SafeSpace Rossendale. The event was held at the Sykeside Country House Hotel and was a ‘Lancashire’ themed evening, filled with fun, food and friendship.
We were delighted to welcome Bob Elliott from Veterans in Communities to come and speak to us about the work that they do to support the families of Veterans and female veterans accessing their services.
Rossendale Soroptimists had a great time at the Edenfield Village Fete on 9th June 2018, where we were raising funds for MIND. After a busy day, we raised a grand total of £120.10, which will go towards funding the … Continued
May 2018 marked a great milestone for SI Rossendale, because it was the 70th anniversary of Soroptimism in the Rossendale Valley. To celebrate, we held a big birthday party bash at The Sykeside Hotel in Haslingden, and invited our friends … Continued
We were delighted to attend the Rossendale Business Awards this week to present the 2016 Enterprising Woman Award. Rossendale Soroptimists sponsored this award to recognise strong, independent, confident female leaders who have developed an approach that has brought educational or leadership … Continued
We held our 20th Charter Lunch at Sykeside Country House Hotel on 16 October 2016. Thirty two Soroptimists and guests gathered to enjoy great food and great … Continued
We were delighted to receive an update this morning from Seeds of Hope, the Vision Africa charity that SI Rossendale supports. The project empowers young people, gives them dignity, opportunity and hope so that they may realise their potential. We … Continued
Thank you to Catherine Smyth for the great article in this week’s Rossendale Free Press. Soroptimist International of Rossendale is sponsoring the new category Enterprising Woman at the 2016 Rossendale Business Awards. President Alison Driver is looking forward to a … Continued
Despite the chilly weather at the start of the day 4 September 2016 turned out to be another successful Aces and Faces Day! SI Rossendale are pleased to have been part of the annual Haslingden Street Fair for the … Continued