This is one of twelve clubs in the Region of Northern England, in the Federation of Great Britain and Ireland ( SIGBI).
SIGBI is one of four federations:- The Americas, Europe and South West Pacific.
Together we form Soroptimist International, a vibrant and dynamic worldwide organisation for all women.
Soroptimist International is committed to a world where women and girls together achieve their individual and collective potential, realise aspirations and have an equal voice in creating strong, peaceful communities worldwide.
Soroptimists inspire action and create opportunities to transform the lives of women and girls through a global network of members and international partnerships.
- Human Rights for all
- Global peace and international goodwill
- Advancing women’s potential
- Integrity and democratic decision making
- Volunteering, diversity and friendship
Soroptimist Programme Goals
- Soroptimist International will improve the lives and status of women and girls through education, empowerment or enabling opportunities.
- Soroptimist International will be a global voice for increasing access to education and leadership for women and girls.