Peter Rabbit hopped in to join the Wrekin Soroptimists to promote healthy eating and raise awareness of food miles. He also managed a few grooves dancing to the music at the Telford’s got talent.
100 packs of Sunflower seeds were given out to celebrate the Centenary year of Soroptimist International
We’ve been hanging out washing lines and tying T-shirts to trees to draw attention to the massive impact fast fashion is having on the planet. Fast Fashion is second only to oil as the worlds biggest polluter. We were to hold a conference this September, funded by a grant from the National Lottery #CelebrateNationalLottery25, but due to Covid we have had to find a different, and as it happens, a more fun way to highlight this issue. We are pleased to say it has had a lot of attention.The Festival of Imagination has been a great help, hosting one of the intended speakers at the conference Charlotte Watkivs Living a Zero Waste Life Soroptimist International – The Wrekin Branch
A great way to spend International Women’s day, with friends, neighbours and fellow Soroptimists who gave up their Sunday roast for a bowl of soup, raising £209 towards supporting 2 projects. Women at risk from domestic violence locally. Chora Chori project confronting violence against children in Nepal including rape and sexual exploitation.