Soroptimist is an international women’s organization for business and professional women who work to improve the lives of women and girls, in local communities and throughout the world. Almost 95,000 Soroptimists in about 120 countries and territories contribute time and financial support to community-based and international projects that benefit women and girls.
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A group of SIMS members visited the Women's Empowerment center on April 16 to deliver a $3,000 check from our club's Community Assistance Fund. SIMS raised the money earlier this year at the theatre night fundraiser held at Capital Stage. Roseana Herber voiced the feelings of many members, saying she is "proud to be a member of this fine club and doing good deeds to support women and children who are homeless!"
Three impressive women accepted Women's Opportunity Awards from Soroptimists on March 20, 2014, at the annual WOA program. Van K. Tran, this year's first place winner, has a goal of completing her studies to become a CPA. She and her teenaged daughter are both star students and high achievers. She has also been selected as a regional WOA award winner in the Sierra Nevada Region. Kristin J.
Apr 24, 2014Program: Generations of SIMS
A panel of SIMS members will discuss issues from the perspective of six decades that our club membership represents. What it was like when they were in high school and/or college? How did society, family, and their own thoughts and desires for a career and/or family shape their lives? Join us for this fun and unique way to get to know more about each other.
Apr 25, 201438th Annual Sierra Nevada Regional Conference
This year's conference features a special program, "Women Honoring Women Who Serve." This our region’s thank you to the women who have chosen to serve our country in the military. Clubs throughout the region have invited a handful of VIPs to participate and be honored. Don't miss the Friday keynote speaker, Major General (Retired) Mary J. Kight, USAF, who will share stories of perseverance and dedication. Register >>
May 1, 2014Program: May Business Meeting