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
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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
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
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
SI Rossendale is delighted to be sponsoring the inaugural Enterprising Woman of the Year award at the 2016 Rossendale Business Awards. The winner of this award will be a woman working in her own business, or within a Rossendale organisation, … Continued
There are many ways to become a member of our club. For those who may struggle to regularly attend our meetings you can choose to become an Associate Member. For an annual subscription fee of £60, Associate Members receive a … Continued
Dorothy Smith, our longest serving club member, recently turned 90. We had a lovely birthday tea with Dorothy with lots of cake and good company!
At our first meeting of 2014 we made lots of plans for an exciting schedule of speakers and charitable causes to support. Our Programme Action Committee (Enid, Mary, Mavis, Joan and Jean) is working on ways in which we can … Continued
The word “Soroptimist” is from two Latin roots: soro (sister) and optima (best, highest good). Literally translated Soroptimist means “that which is best for women.” Soroptimist International is an organisation for women who wish to work to transform the lives of women and girls … Continued