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26/04/22 New President’s Charities

Madam President’s projects in 2022-23 will be: Mums in Need: The purpose of Mums In Need (MIN) is to support mothers who are or have been subjected to domestic emotional abuse and violence. Mums In Need provides practical guidance and emotional support to mums who

25/04/22 AGM

The AGM opened with glad tidings; SI-Sheffield have been nominated as Inspirational Women for our toilet twinning project. AGM motions were all passed unchallenged. The major event of the evening was the ceremonial transfer of presidency from Hilary to Daphne by investiture with the presidential

SI Hallamshire new Regalia

Hilary and Daphne were guests at SI Hallamshire for the unveiling of their new President's Regalia. When SI Hallamshire, our daughter group, celebrated its 50th anniversary we at SI Sheffield donated £50 for them to use as they wanted; they chose to have their President's

‘Toilet Twinning’ Status Report

Programme Action Project An Introduction Soroptimist International of Sheffield shared the skills used to run the club which could be transferable to the workplace and easily shared with some young women. We approached one of the Sheffield Senior Schools, King Edward VII School and have

12/04/22 Supper Meeting

SI Sheffield members were joined by friends and families for supper after which Michelle Rawlins spoke about her work researching the work of Sheffield women during the Second World War, producing ammunition, aircraft and tanks. The successful campaign to recognise womens' achievments resulted in a

Healthy Hampers for Survivors of Modern Day Slavery

SI Sheffield is working with a group of Sixth Form girls at a local school to support Snowdrop in their work. The Snowdrop Project, based in Sheffield, helps survivors of Human Trafficking to move on from their past and build new lives. The idea for

19/03/22 – Charter Dinner at last!

After two false starts the 94th Annual Charter dinner was held at the Omega at Abbeydale on Saturday March 19th 2022.Special guests included the worshipful the Lord Mayor of Sheffield, Councillor Gail Smith who proposed the vote to Soroptimist International and the Master Cutler, Mr

11/03/22 Snowdrop Gala celebrating 10 years

Eight members of the club joined Snowdrop to celebrate their 10 years` gala at the Hilton in Sheffield. Over 300 guests joined in a silent auction, a raffle and actual auction together with dinner and a disco. The aim of the evening was to raise