Club news

Annual Federation Conference October 2017

  President Ann plus 7 club members attended the Annual Federation Conference in Cardiff from Oct 26th – Oct 28th. During that time we sold cards and gifts in the exhibition area and raised £300 for the MERU Project.   … Continued

South Warwickshire Foundation Trust

On Thursday Sept 7th the Soroptimist International club of Stratford upon Avon and District were joined by Jayne Blacklay, Director of Development and Deputy Chief of South Warwickshire Foundation Trust. Jayne gave a very comprehensive talk about the current state … Continued

SIBGI SUA August Meeting – Kori Project

On the 3rd August, SIBGI Stratford-upon-Avon met at the Pierre Bistro in the town with some special visitors. President Ann presented Lila Morgan, Chair of the League of Friends at Stratford Hospital, with a cheque for £680. The Shakespeare Hospice … Continued

Nicol Ward Garden at the SUA Hospital

  Some super work was carried out by our SI ‘Gardening Team’ earlier this month to prune, weed and tidy the garden. It looks beautiful, bright and colourful for all visitors. staff and patients at the hospital.       … Continued

Warwickshire Young Carers’ Project

SI Stratford upon Avon had speakers from the Warwickshire Young Carers’ Project for our meeting in June to share the great work they are doing in our county. The Project supports young carers from ages 8-25 who are caring for close family … Continued

Stratford Marathon – 7th May

  Sunday 7th May saw the Stratford upon Avon Soroptomists assisting at the 19th mile water station. It was a glorious day and we saw little casualties but much praise. In addition to water bottles, we handed out sweets and fruit … Continued

Prosecco and puds Christmas party

Our 2016 Christmas meeting this year fell on the first of day of December.  In celebration, one of our members, whose 80th birthday fell on the day after our meeting, donated prosecco and, naturally, a few puddings had to be … Continued

Springfield Mind Carol Service

  The service itself, the 17th consecutive, was held in the historic Guild Chapel of Stratford-upon-Avon.  It was a traditional service of nine lessons and carols, led by the Rev. Brian Mason and with readers drawn from all sections of … Continued

Membership packing shoe boxes

  We had great pleasure in welcoming a new member, who was officially inducted at our November monthly meeting. For the 16th year the Club collected Christmas gifts and we packed 57 shoe boxes (to the hilt) for deprived children … Continued

Ladies in pink

“The pink ribbon is an international symbol of breast cancer awareness. Pink ribbons, and the color pink in general, identify the wearer or promoter with the breast cancer brand and express moral support for women with breast cancer. Pink ribbons … Continued