2018 Club news



2018 Regional Meeting Speaker: Ann Garvie

What’s happening at no 63, ‘Survival or Not’             Ann Garvie, Former SI President Daphne Dowsing, Regional President


2018 Books2Africa

  202 MILLION CHILDREN (90% OF CHILDREN WHO GO TO SCHOOL IN AFRICA) CANNOT READ OR WRITE AFTER FINISHING SCHOOL BECAUSE THEY LACK BOOKS Members were keen to support this project and made donations of books which were  packed into a … Continued


2018 Women & girls need sanitary wear

Two full bags of sanitary items were donated to the Torquay Community Larder recently. Poverty is a desperate problem in Torbay. We are committed to helping young girls in Torbay who are not able to afford the cost of sanitary … Continued


2018 Age UK

Helen Harman came to give us a talk on Age UK. In all honesty it’s not the most joyful subject, especially when it is rather relevant!  But our marvellous weather puts a positive shine on everything and we were in … Continued


2018 Fund Raising at Cockington Fayre

Members, friends & family of the Torquay & District Soroptimist International took part in the annual fayre held in the beautiful old English village of Cockington. ‘Team Gaynor’ raised over £200 by selling teddy tombola tickets & grab a duck … Continued



2018 Fund Raising at Babbacome Fayre

20th June Babbacombe Fayre We had our Soft Toy Tombola and Decorated Flower Pots with Plants to sell. The cuddly toys went well but not so for the pots. It’s a challenging effort to make a profit as the cost of … Continued