About our Region

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Welcome to the website of Soroptimist International of  Scotland South Region. Soroptimist  International of Scotland South Region (SI SS R) is one of the Regions within Soroptimist International of Great Britain and Ireland (SIGBI) Ltd, www.sigbi.org, which in turn is one of the four Federations within Soroptimist International (SI); www.soroptimistinternational.org.  Scotland has two Regions, Scotland North and Scotland South.  Our Federation, SIGBI, has been granted Special Consultative Status by the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) of the United Nations, award notified on 14 08 2013. To find out more visit www.un.org/en/ecosoc/  – United Nations Economic and Social Council.

Soroptimist Vision: Soroptimist International is committed to a world where women and girls together achieve their individual and collective potential, realise aspirations and have an equal voice in creating strong and peaceful communities worldwide. Soroptimist Mission: Soroptimists inspire action and create opportunities to transform the lives of women and girls through a global network of members and international partnerships.

Number of Clubs in Scotland South Region:

As from March 2016 there are 10 clubs in Scotland South Region:

SI Dunfermline: www.sigbi.org/dunfermline

SI Edinburgh: www.sigbi.org/edinburgh

SI Falkirk: www.falkirk.org/falkirk

SI Girvan and District:

SI Glasgow City: www.sigbi.org/glasgow-city

SI Hamilton: www.sigbi.org/hamilton

SI Kirkcaldy: www.sigbi.org/kirkcaldy

SI Kirkintilloch and District: www.sigbi.org/kirkintilloch

SI Paisley: www.sigbi.org/paisley

SI West Lothian: www.sigbi.org/west-lothian

16 09 2017 What Women Do Event, The Lighthouse, 11 Mitchell Lane, Glasgow G1 3NU.  See slide show photos!

This enjoyable, successful event was opened by Evelyn Fraser, Scottish Women’s Convention; SI SS R President Melanie was present throughout the day.

What Women Do Event, 16 09 2917 - web
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SI SS R WWD Welcome Desk, 16 09 2017 - web
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SI SS R WWD Pres Melanie, 16 09 2017 - web
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SI SS R WWD Steampunk Society, 16 09 2017 - web
SI SS R WWD Terry H Watson, Author Stall, 16 09 2017 - web
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SI SS R WWD Soul Space Stall, 16 09 2017 - web
SI SS R WWD Dress for Success Stall, 16 09 2017 - web
SI SS R WWD Meru Herbs Stall, 16 09 2017 - web
SI SS R WWD Jen McFarlane at Meru Stall, 16 09 2017 - web
SI SS R WWD 2 Stalls, 16 09 2017 - web
SI SS R WWD Gender Justice, C Aid, 16 09 2017 - web
SI SS R WWD Medical Research Stall, 16 07 2017 (b) - web
SI SS R WWD Handbags Stall, 16 09 2017 - web
SI SS R WWD Craft Stall, 16 09 2017 (b) - web
SI SS R WWD Craft Stall,16 09 2017 (a) - web
SI SS R WWD Craft Stall, 16 09 2017 - web
SI SS R WWD Lovesome Crafts, 16 09 2017 - web
SI SS R WWD Elspeth Bennie Artist Blacksmith, 16 09 2017 - web
SI SS R WWD WWDid Stall, 16 09 2017 - web
SI SS R WWD Stella & Dot Stall, 16 09 2017 - web
SI SS R WWD Nutrition Stall, 16 09 2017 - web
SI SS R WWD Finance & Engineering Stalls, 16 09 2017 - web
SI SS R WWD Tartan Gifts, 16 09 2017 - web
SI SS R WWD Threepwood Fayre Stall, 16 09 2017 - web
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SI SS R WWD Poster Display, 16 09 2017 - web
SI SS R WWD PRT Stand, M Mowat, 16 09 2017 - web

2 06 2017 Soroptimists Go Strictly Fundraising Event, Inchyra Hotel, Polmont, in aid of Barnardo’s and Playlist for Life.  See slide show photos!

Event raised £3,000.00 for Barnardo’s, and Playlist for Life ~ Personal music for dementia sufferers.

£215.00 was raised for Meru Project by raffle of a handbag with Soroptimist tartan detail!

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Soroptimists Go Strictly: The Show Girls 2 06 2017 - 2 06 2017
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19 11 2016 SI SS Region Meeting – Celebrating 80 Years of Service! See slide show photos!

The last photo on the slide show of the whole group was entered for SIGBI Club Photo of the Month! ~ and the winner, announced 2 12 2016 am, is the last photo on the slide show of the whole group celebrating SI SS R 80th Anniversary!  See also SIGBI Social Media pages and SIGBI News Briefing 2 12 2016!

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IPP Marian, Pres Melanie, 19 11 2016 (b)
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SI SS R 80th Celebration Cake, 19 11 2016 - web
Cake Cutting, (a) 19 11 2016 - web
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Cake Cutting (b) 19 11 2016 - web
SI SS R 80th Group, 21 11 2016 IMG_4849c - web

 

 

 

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