2019 Club News


2019 Hoping to change lives

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

2019 Twiddlemuff donations to care homes

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

2019 Our Knitters Support the Innocent Big Knit

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.

2019 Community Kindness from Torquay & District SI

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

2019 WaterAid Timor-Leste

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