Region news

Clubs across the Region Celebrate International Women’s Day

SI Perth Perth Soroptimists and the One Stop Women’s Learning Service (OWLS) were delighted to host a ‘Because Women are Worth It’ event to celebrate International Women’s Day at the Women’s Centre and want to thank everyone who made the … Continued

Ladies Highland Lunch

Despite the relentless rain outside the atmosphere at the Ladies Highland Lunch organised by SI Easter Ross was warm and welcoming.  The speaker was Professor Dame Sue Black who spoke of her forensic work in the identification of dead bodies. … Continued

Marking International Women’s Day

SI Perth plan to mark International Day by supporting OWLS with a ‘Because Women are Worth it Event.’ This will be at the Women’s Centre, West Mill Street, Perth on March 8th from 10.30- 15.30. There will be a pampering … Continued

SI PERTH -Nursing Memorial Appeal

‘Members of Soroptimist International Perth were delighted to welcome visitors to their February meeting at which the patron & supporters of the Nursing Memorial Appeal informed us, using anecdotes, letters, poems and bulletins, that over 1500 nurses died during the … Continued

Cardiff Conference -Seema’s Project

Avril Duncan SI Perth and Norma McGovern SI Dundee, both Trustees of The Free to Live Trust presented Seema’s Project to delegates at the Federation Conference in October.   The invitation to present Seema’s Project to conference came from Assistant … Continued

November 2017 Region Meeting -Perth

Prue Watson, a member of Soroptimist International of Dundee, chaired her first meeting since taking up office as President of Soroptimist International Scotland North last month.   Immediate Past President Jean takes a welcome rest after two years in office. … Continued

President Prue Watson

President Prue Watson accepted the Chain of Office at the annual Federation Conference which this year was held in Cardiff. We all wish Prue a very successful year in office. Take time to read Prue’s President’s message.

President Jean joins Glasgow City 90th Celebration.

Region President Jean was delighted to help celebrate 90 years of Soroptimism in Glasgow and Scotland at SI Glasgow City’s most enjoyable fundraising event; a vintage fashion show and afternoon tea with all proceeds going to the Mercy Ships.   SI … Continued

September 2017 Regional Meeting

The September meeting was hosted by SI Dundee and held in the Invercarse Hotel Dundee. Thirty Scotland North members attended. President Jean welcomed all to her final meeting in the chair. President Elect Prue Watson SI Dundee will come into … Continued

SIGBI Growing The Brand Seminar held in Perth

Over 50 participants from clubs across Scotland attended the Growing The Brand Seminar in Perth on Saturday July 29th. In the weeks leading up to the event delegates had sought the views of their club members.   The discussions were … Continued