Club News 2012

Foodbank, Haven and Little Shepherd

  Every Christmas we make a collection of gifts for Mothers and Children who will be spending Christmas at The Haven, a refuge for women and children. A Collection of food is also made for the Good Fathers of The … Continued


Season of Goodwill

  December and time to dress the tree and share with others. Members of our newly formed Choir. Singing for our supper at the Tree Dressing in Lowlands Court. Residents of Lowlands Court enjoying a game of Bingo.  


Race for Life

  West Park June 20th 2012 Members of S I Wolverhampton This is our Race for Life Team who have  raised  £500 so far,  for  Soroptimists ‘R’ Pink.


Wine into Water

To raise money for Water Aid, one of our members kindly lent her home for a ‘Wine into Water’ open day. A local market trader donated some pineapples and strawberries, various people had made marmalades and lemon curd. There was … Continued


‘BRA’VO for Oxfam in Wolverhampton

Wolverhampton Soroptimists collected bags full of bras and  here they are handing them over  to Jenna Wills, Regional Fundraising Manager for Oxfam in the West Midlands.   The BIG BRA HUNT is supported by Helen Mirren, Zoe Ball and Miquita … Continued


Do You Remember When…….

    One of our members and her dog Albi, visiting Soroptimist House with the ‘Memory Bag’.  This bag was made by one of our other members to contain various articles from the years between 1920 and 1950. The idea being to … Continued


Women of Wolverhampton and International Women’s Day

  WOW – a week of events showing the Women of Wolverhampton what organisations and support systems there are available in their City.                 On International Women’s Day we went to Wolverhampton Art … Continued


Motor Neurone Disease Association

  Susan Passmore from the Motor Neurone Disease Association, came to our March dinner meeting  to give us all a most enlightening talk on Motor Neurone Disease, what it is and how it affects peoples lives.  Currently 3 to 4 … Continued


Burns Supper

  President Julia welcomed Club Members, relatives and friends to our biennial Burns Supper in Tettenhall Wood. Club Members wore scarves made from the Soroptimist Tartan. This was designed by Ingles Buchan in association with Soroptimist International for the Glasgow Federation Conference in … Continued


Visit by Regional President Judith Healey

  President Julia with Regional President Hudith Healey checking out the bargains, whilst past President Renee finds some more! £90 was raised and will be donated to the ‘Purple Teardrop  Campaign’.  (Soroptimists are campaigning to stop human trafficking). Wolverhampton is one … Continued