2019 Club News
SIGBI News Briefing – 18 April 2019
Members are helping people around the world create opportunity for themselves and their communities, they have recently loaned funds to – Empowering women in rural Senegal Madeleine’s Group who needed funds to buy seed and fertilizer for her garden. The … Continued
A Freecycle Torbay post offering of Twiddlemuffs means these lovely ladies at the Harbour Rise Residential Home in Paignton have now got something to ‘twiddle’! Thanks to club members who knit these muffs for dementia patients & to Hilary Milner … Continued
https://www.ageuk.org.uk/get-involved/fundraise/the-big-knit/ Members of the Torquay & District SI are supporting the Bath Soroptimist’s by knitting hats for Innocent drink bottles. Innocent drinks give 25p for each hat sold to Age UK to help keep older people warm in winter.
All of our members have made donations of food, money, toiletries, sanitary wear & their time to the Torquay Community Larder. Food poverty is a real issue & no one should go hungry, members are keen to raise awareness of … Continued
Members are happy to be part of a nationwide project to provide free menstrual products in schools. They are continuing to support the Red Box Project Torbay and have donated sanitary items, new underwear & black tights via their donation … Continued
Torquay & District Soroptimist International have sent a donation of £300.00 to WaterAid for their project in Timor-Leste. Our members’ support means that even more of the world’s poorest people now have access to life-changing clean water, safe sanitation and … Continued