Club News

Breast Cancer Coffee morning

Friends and members gathered a members house to raise money for Breast Cancer research. Thanks to the many friends who also attended. In total £170 was raised which included a donation from Hafele who are based in Rugby.

Knickers and Bras

A brilliant day in Caldecott Park in Rugby. We collected 2nd hand bras and brand new knickers Lots of Interest about Soroptimist as well The sun shone, lots of people, great event.

1st class knickers and 2nd hand bras please

Date: Sunday 2nd July 2017 Time: 10-3pm Donation point: Rugby Summer Market Venue: Caldecott Park, Rugby CV21 2DT        

Water Aid Sponsored Walk 2017

Although it was blowing a gale, not very warm and we lost two gazebo’s, Rugby SI had a successful day at Draycote Water raising money for Water Aid. This is the 3rd year we have collected for Water Aid at … Continued

Walking for Water Aid 2017

Where will you be on Sunday March 19th 2017? We are organising a sponsored walk around Draycote Water near Rugby. Last year we raised £1,500 which helped get safe water, sanitation and hygiene to the millions of people less fortunate than … Continued

Meeting at House of Commons to meet MPs

GAPS reponse to NAP 2016 web page January 18th Caroline and I attended a meeting at House of Commons for the launch of GAPS response to HMG actions to date on the NAP. Please read the attached report. Please also … Continued

Collecting signatures for petition

Member of the public signing the Handicap International petition about the forgotten people who loose limbs through land mines and cluster bombs       Kate and Alyson of SI Rugby at the stand in the local shopping centre. Over … Continued

Rugby’s Christmas tree

Every year, Rugby Soroptimists put a Christmas Tree in the parish church. This year we had a smaller tree which was designed by one of our members, Ann. The tree is one of about 40 that various organisations put up … Continued

Lunch at Brooke Court

As a thank you to the ladies of Brooke Court who knit blankets and baby clothes for the mothers and babies of the Fistula Hospital in Addis Ababa, the club put on a lunch near Christmas. The ladies did not … Continued