03 Jun, 2017

SIWA RCM June 2017

03-06-2017 to 05-06-2017 (12:00 - 12:00) The Residency  Region

Details of venues and accommodation are available from Roni ronidavies.17@westnet.com.au

14 Jun, 2017

Dinner Meeting SI North Shore - 14 Years Inside - Working with Women in Prison

14-06-2017 6:00 Backyard Bar & Restaurant  Club

14 Years Inside - Working with Women in Prison. Speaker Lynn Dawson. In 1999 Lynn established a Charitable Trust specifically to develop Reading, Writing and Literacy programmes at Mt Eden Women’s Prison in Auckland. This work culminated in the launch of the BOOKS IN PRISON TRUST in September of that year. The programme operated under the guardianship of the Charitable Trust with Lynn as Manager. She was responsible for the libraries and programmes of the BIPTrust to the correctional institutions for women in New Zealand. Staff and contracted tutors carried out the programmes on-site. Lynn continues to advocate and support women coming out of prison and takes an interest in youth at risk and women in need of support. She is working towards establishing a support house for women and works in Community Development.

17 Jun, 2017

Help the Homeless Art Auction

17-06-2017 (4:30 - 7:00) Fremantle Town Hall  Club

Soroptimist International of Fremantle is delighted to announce the seventh annual Help the Homeless Art Auction to be held 4.30pm - 7pm Saturday 17 June 2017 at Fremantle Town Hall, preceded by viewing by the public from 1pm to 4.30pm Friday 16th and Saturday 17th June. The Auction benefits The Sisters’ Place, the Fremantle Street Doctor and the Fremantle Multicultural Centre. All three beneficiaries of the auction provide an invaluable service to those in need medically and psychologically, who by a culmination of circumstances have found their lives devalued and their self-esteem lost.  The proceeds of the auction are used by the beneficiaries for specific projects benefiting women who are homeless or at risk of homlessness in the Fremantle area.

19 Jun, 2017

SI Torrens Inc

19-06-2017 7:00 Ming Palace  Club

Come and enjoy a great dinner, good raffle prizes and fellowship. Proceds to SI Federation project SAnctuary: Shelter for Womwnen in Fiji and intervention programmes for primary school children in SA

21 Jun, 2017

What Women Want

21-06-2017 6:00 Backyard Bar & Restaurant  Club

What Women Want is an SI North Shore event designed to inform the general public who we are and the work that we do. We believe in the power of women to change lives. The event is designed to illustrate the difference women can make in education, employment and human rights and connect with likeminded women.  We want to hear what their concerns are and provide networking on the evening?

22 Jul, 2017

A Sparkling 1940's Review

22-07-2017 (7:00 - 10:00) Fullarton Community Centre  Club

A "Sparkling 1940's Review" will be held on Saturday 22nd July at 7pm for 7.30 start at the Fullarton Community Centre, 411 Fullarton Road, Fullarton. A group of 4 singers (experienced in Musical Theatre and Jazz in the Adelaide scene) with accompanist will provide a wide range of much loved songs.   A great fun evening seated in "caberet style"  - tables of 8 or 10 available - or come as a small group.  Bring bottles of wine or other drinks, glasses and food..  Tea and coffee provided. Optional 40's dress - Prizes, Silent Auction, Mystery Wine Packages, Mystery Packages and Lucky numbers Funds raised will go to the2hproject for Midwife Training and Cataract Eye Surgery in Cambodia (www.the2hproject.com) Tickets $35 each. Contact sisouthadelaide@siswp.org or Mariella 0439 880 871 to Lyn 0401 935 807  

29 Jul, 2017

SI New Zealand Central Region Meeting

29-07-2017 to 02-08-2017 (12:30 - 12:00) Palmerston North Bridge Club  Region

SINZ Central Region meeting “Our Soroptimist Journeys – Being Soroptimists Together”   Register here  

02 Sep, 2017

Soroptimist International of Lae Annual Trivia Night

02-09-2017 (5:30 - 11:00) Lae International Hotel  Club

Tickets are on sale @ K250.00 or Table of 10 @ K2,500.00 Come along for a Night of  Non-Stop 8 Rounds of Quizzes and also Raffles, lucky door prizes and alot of amazing prizes. Dress Code: RED, BLACK or GOLD  

12 Sep, 2017

SISP Starick Fundraising Breakfast

12-09-2017 (7:45 - 9:00) Royal Perth Golf Club  Club

Support our fundraising breakfast with all proceeds going to Starick Services supporting women and children recovering from Domestic Violence.  Our speaker this year is Dr Jenny Brockis - award winning author of Future Brain. This is a fun morning with door prizes and raffles. Book early as seats are limited at Try Booking - Book Here  https://www.trybooking.com/book/event?eid=272990&  

16 Sep, 2017

SIWA Stella Giles Award 2017

16-09-2017 (2:00 - 4:00) Tompkins on Swan  Region

Since 1989, Soroptimist International of Western Australia (SIWA) has presented the Stella Giles Award for Excellence to a Western Australian woman who has made a significant contribution in her chosen field allowing her to undertake a particular project or expand her skills and expertise for the benefit of women and girls. In 2017, the monetary grant for this award has been increased to a maximum of $10,000 and it has been renamed the Stella Giles Award for Achievement.  

13 May, 2018

Farming in the School

13-05-2018 to 13-05-2017 (12:00 - 12:00) Sentul Convent Secondary School  Club

On 12 May 2017, SI Bangsar met up with joint partners, Sentul Convent Secondary School for girls and a Social Enterprise, Eat, Shoots & Roots to plan the planting of eatable greens as a lifeskill for the urban girls. Due to the festive season of Eid, the planting will start late July. The project will be sustainable with enthusiatic support of the school and social enterprise partner. We plan to hand over the project to the school in two years' time.