Club news

Strawberries and Fizz prove good combination

Members and guests enjoyed a superb full afternoon tea at the Fund Raiser on 28th August.  Sandwiches, scones with clotted cream and strawberry jam were washed down with tea and followed by strawberries and cream with meringues and a selection … Continued


Great speaker from ‘Women & Girls’

Members enjoyed a very informative talk about the problems of Period Poverty for girls and women in many parts of India.  The combination of ignorance of their own biology combined with poor sanitation and poverty means that girls suffer many … Continued


Lots has been happening in our Club

Members have been busy with a variety of events.  There was a stall at the Maidenhead Duck Derby on 26th May which raised funds for the girl we are supporting through university in Nepal.  A coffee morning was held at … Continued


A convivial lunch to celebrate another successful year

Forty members and their guests attended the Charter Lunch at Stirrups Country House Hotel near Maidenhead where they enjoyed a ‘proper’ Sunday roast in elegant surroundings.  During the year the club had raised funds for the Cancer Care Unit at … Continued


Another Successful International Women’s Day Event

International Women’s Day event Sunday 17th March 2010 “Opportunities for Women and Girls” This joint event with SI Thames Valley and SI High Wycombe and District was very successful with approx. 70 attendees from a number of local women’s organisations. … Continued


International Women’s Day Event – 17th March 2019

After the success of last year’s Conference, three local Soroptimist International Clubs invite you to join them on Sunday 17th March 2019 at the Desborough Theatre, Town Hall, Maidenhead, SL6 1RF, from 2.00pm to 5.30pm to celebrate International Women’s Day. … Continued


A very busy December

Club members enjoyed a festive evening at Fredrick’s Hotel in Maidenhead on 5th December when they got together for a Christmas meal and a happy social occasion after a busy year.  On Saturday 8th a group helped at Daniel’s Department … Continued


Creating Christmas cheer for victims of Domestic Abuse

During the Autumn members have been collecting goodies to make Christmas stockings for all the current residents of the refuges run by DASH.  On Thursday 28th November the stockings were filled ready to be handed out on Christmas Day.


Big Celebration for Phyllis

At the club meeting on 21st November Phyllis Sigsworth was presented with a Certificate to commemorate Fifty years as a Soroptimist.  Phyllis was a member of SI Morpeth for many years before she moved south to join the Home Office … Continued


SI Stand at Combined Charities Fair in Maidenhead attracts P.M.

SI Slough Windsor & Maidenhead took a stand at the always busy Charities Fair in Maidenhead on Saturday 3rd November at the Desborough Hall.  Many local churches and charities participate each year in order to raise funds for a wide … Continued