Who We Are
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, was 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 Social and Economic 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.sigbi.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
27 10 2018 Change of Insignia Ceremony: SIGBI 84th Federation Conference, Liverpool:
Incoming SI SS R President Margaret Mowat, SI Glasgow City, received her Chain of Office from Incoming SIGBI President Sue Williams, SI Paisley. To find out more visit: https://sigbi.org/scotland-south/president-margaret-mowats-messages-3-12-2018
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