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Soroptimist International - Woking and District

Soroptimist International of Woking and District is part of a worldwide organisation of women, which is linked to the United Nations.

We are Woking Soroptimists

Latest 

1921 – Centenary Year of Soroptimist International – find out more about our Brilliant Past and Bright Future.  Read our posts in Club News to follow our 100 year journey from Then to Now.

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How can we better protect women and girls from domestic abuse?  – latest on the proposed legislation and call for evidence here

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Body image and self image: 1) Radio 4, Woman’s Hour on 23 September 2020 spoke to Caroline Noakes, Chair of the Women’s And Equalities Committee of the House of Commons. Hear what she said here 2) Cosmetic surgery and teenage girls – Advertising consultation – Read Daily Telegraph article here More about self image and body image here

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Our awareness and fund-raising events have been postponed for the moment, but we are still supporting the charities we care about.

Our Club

Welcome to our Club. Please use the menu in the sidebar to navigate our site and find out more about who we are and what we do.

“I found women with a social conscience and open hearts for friendship.

Being a Soroptimist gives me such a sense of purpose.”

Soroptimist Action

Our members act to make the lives of women and girls better – locally, nationally and internationally. Each member’s contribution to our goal is welcomed and appreciated – no matter how great or small.

Take a look at the Club News page to see what we have been doing recently and to Soroptimists action for more about our projects.

To speak to us, go to Contact us.

Global Club Links

Our Club is part of the worldwide network of Soroptimist International. This non-political organisation takes a firm stance on a number of subjects relating to women and girls (more at National Federation, SIGBI).

SI Woking & District cooperates with the other clubs in the Southern Region of Soroptimist International of Great Britain & Northern Ireland, and has Friendship Links with the Soroptimist Clubs of SI Durban and SI Pretoria Tshwane in South Africa.

Recent Club News

January 2021 – 100 years, Dame Ethel Smyth, Community policing, vulnerable children, domestic abuse, New Beginnings

January 2021 and the start of a new year.  We hope it will be crowned…

Celebrating Our History

Soroptimist International celebrates 100 years of history in 2021. As we go through the year,…

December 2020 news – Advent Calendar, Child poverty, Covid-19, Gender stereotyping, Hygiene Bank, trafficking, domestic abuse, African AIDS orphans, migrants

Injustice Advent Calendar An Advent Calendar with a big difference – Traidcraft’s special calendar reminds…