Special Events

STOP VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN – ORANGE RIBBON CAMPAIGN

Soroptimists from South Wales wore orange at their meeting in Aberafan to underline the message “STOP VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN”. This was to highlight the UN campaign in the 16 days  from 25th November to 10th December, which is Human Rights … Continued


Quiz Night success – £600 to Noah’s Ark

After the Quiz Night Swansea Soroptimists will be giving £600 to Noah’s Ark Children’s Hospital in Cardiff. Here are a few in action photos. The team leaders take their instructions!   Puzzled faces too


Long Service Certificates

Long Service Certificates were presented by President Jill Dickinson at the Strawberry Tea in July. 45 years service was achieved by Pat Brooks, 40 years service by Norma Glass, Eileen Parry, Sonia Parry, Noreen Rees and Gwynneth Watkins. Sadly, Elizabeth … Continued


Did you see us at Clyne Tea Tent in May?

A few of the helpers that you may have met. We  continue the collaboration between Girlguiding UK and Soroptimists agreed in 2010.  


Afternoon Tea at the Grove, Narbeth

President Val’s trip to Narbeth was one of several highlights of her time as president. Money was raised for SYSHP and a collection was made at the end of the day for toilet twinning in Africa.


SOLO Fashion Show helped Swansea Soroptimists support SYSHP

More than 70 Soroptimists and their friends enjoyed a meal and fashion show to raise funds for SYSHProject. Fun and Friendship was evident throughout the evening as SOLO’s Spring Fashion show complemented the fine food at Norton House Hotel.  


High Scorers Concert

President Val presented the prizes for great achievement in RSCM grades to Kimberley Randlesome, grade 1 piano,  146 marks out of 150 (Beryl Thomas Swansea Soroptimist International Memorial prize tray and £25)and Alasdair GUNNEBERG , grade 8 cello, 141 marks … Continued


Baroness Kinnock in Wales South meeting

SI Swansea was presented with the award for best improved website by Baronees Kinnock at the SIWS Regional Meeting at Aberafan Beach Hotel. Angela Ball, website Manager, was delighteded to receive it. Amanda Rees has agreed to take over the … Continued