2017 Soroptimist’s support Josie with a project that makes a lasting difference

Torquay & District SI were happy to sponsor Josie Crossley on her GOLD venture to Oman. GOLD (Girlguiding Overseas Linked with Development) entails teams of young women from across the UK travelling to eight different countries across the world. Josie … Continued

2017 SIGBI UK Programme Action – CAN YOU HELP?

Soroptimists from the South West are trying to make a difference to combat trafficking/slavery by conducting a survey to find out the extent of public knowledge about this issue. The online survey can be accessed from www.sigbi.org/ukpac/survey after the 1st Oct. 2017 … Continued

2017 City to Sea

Torbay Holiday Helpers Network The Memory Makers – Giving Families Memories To Treasure Forever! The THHN City to Sea events are organised by the Torbay Holiday Helpers Network charity, all profits from the events go towards helping families living with … Continued

2017 Brixham InterClub Evening

Thursday July 20th Interclub Meeting at Brixham There was a lot of noise at the Brixham Rugby Club one Thursday evening in July. No, nothing to do with rugby – the Soroptimists had arrived! The club house is the headquarters … Continued

2017 Socktober Appeal

This October Torquay & District SI will be supporting PATH with the Socktober appeal which is run all over the world. Members aim to ‘make a difference’ by donating men’s socks to our socktober collection box, which will be at … Continued


2017 Action on Hearing Loss

Tuesday 18th July Speaker Meeting  The Royal National Institute for the Deaf is now known as Action On Hearing Loss, a much more positive title. Karen Squire is the Regional Information Officer SW who came along to our Speaker Meeting … Continued

2017 St Matthews Church Fayre

Saturday 26th  August Normally this is a month when our ladies ‘do their own thing’  but when action is needed we’re there. Members were there at the church, ready to set up a stall to help raise funds for Soroptimist … Continued

2017 Back Pack Project

Since our Inter club Event last year Torquay Soroptimist members have been collecting articles for back packs to donate to Mary’s Meals.   The Back Pack Project is a simple way of helping children get the best out of school.  We … Continued

2017 Learning what the Coastguards have been up to!

May 16th 2017 Speaker Meeting on Behalf of HM Coastguard We made everything shipshape at Rosegarth ready for Pip Hall’s arrival. He looked impressive in his uniform and deserved to be piped aboard! Pip is the highly respected Senior Coastal … Continued