About Us

WHO WE ARE

Soroptimist International, which consists of Soroptimist International of the Americas, Soroptimist International of Europe, Soroptimist International of Great Britain & Ireland and Soroptimist International of the South West Pacific, is a global volunteer movement working together to transform the lives of women and girls. Our network of over 75,000 club members in 133 countries and territories works at a local, national and international level to Educate, Empower and Enable opportunities for women and girls.

VISION

Women and girls will achieve their individual and collective potential, realise aspirations and have an equal voice in creating strong, peaceful communities worldwide.

MISSION

Soroptimists transform the lives and status of women and girls through education, empowerment and enabling opportunities.

PRINCIPLES

The principles of Soroptimism are to strive for: • The advancement of the status of women • High ethical standards • Human rights for all • Equality, development and peace and • The advancement of international understanding, goodwill and peace
President Yvonne Simpson Message

SI PRESIDENT'S MESSAGE


Watch a New Year message from Soroptimist International President, Yvonne Simpson and catch up with messages from Human Rights Day, 10 December 2016 and the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, 25 November 2016.

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