Soroptimist

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Soroptimist

(səˈrɒptɪmɪst)
n
(Professions) a member of an organization of clubs (Soroptimist International) for professional and executive businesswomen
[C20: from Latin soror sister + optimist]
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Janet Garnons-Williams, Federation President of Soroptimist International of Great Britain and Ireland, presented three Central Birmingham members with certificates to mark 50 years of service to Soroptimism, in a ceremony at Edgbaston Golf Club.
She said: ''I hope to further the aims of soroptimism - to increase the awareness of women in society and in the world of humanitarian and social problems and to assist in their alleviation.