Club News

Meeting September 17th 2018

Back after the summer break our speaker tonight was Alison Griffin who is the first woman to hold the position of CEO & Town Clerk of Southend-on-Sea Borough Council. She was a very interesting, informative and witty speaker who clearly … Continued


Fashion Show

A good evening out for everyone! A packed hall – all tickets sold – and three lovely models from the club. Just a pleasant relaxing November evening, which we all enjoyed!


YMCA Awards Dinner

On 4th November, the club was well represented at the YMCA Dinner, which some of our members had helped to organise. President Sharon presented an award on behalf of the club.


Great Bookmark Give-Away

Busy day! Teams worked hard to distribute Loves Me Loves Me Not bookmarks in Southend to celebrate UN International Youth Day. We announced our Give Away on BBC Essex on 1st August at 3.15pm and were outside Waterstones Bookshop in … Continued


The Great Pre-loved Bras Collection!

August Update! Many thanks to all the women who have supported us again [pardon the pun!] More bras boxed up and ready to go – What an event! For International Women’s day this year we collected over 1000 pre-loved bras … Continued


Seevic responds – boost for our club!

Really pleased with the sixth form college’s news item about our visit yesterday. Follow the link http://www.seevic-college.ac.uk/news/news-stories/2017/01/live-creative-help-sos-bus.aspx or find Seevic and go to the News tab. Well done students and thank you club members Susan and President Sharon for promoting … Continued


President’s Project – just a game!

Lovely to visit Seevic, the sixth form college to meet Level 1 Games students, who have been developing two games for our President’s project, as part of their ‘Working for a client’ work. The games track a teenager’s progress through … Continued


Southend’s Community Event

Several of us [wo]manned our stall at the Community Event held in Priory Park on Sunday 18th September. Our updated display boards and enthusiastic members attracted a good crowd and generated quite a lot of interest in our projects.


STOP THE TRAFFIK Gift Box

STT Echo article During the weekend of 29th, 30th and 31st July, the club held a STOP THE TRAFFIK Gift Box event in Southend High Street. Our box shows the promises made to women and girls about a new life … Continued


Action!

Our Programme Action meetings are all about ACTION! We’ve now planned for the coming year and at our club meetings, we’ve updated members about what’s going to happen. From making re-usable sanitary towels for the Kori Project and packing bags for the monthly … Continued