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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Mary's championing of women's rights extended into her private life and she was variously a founder member, president and secretary of four notable women's organisations: the Women's Luncheon Club; the Huddersfield Business and Professional Women's Club; the Huddersfield Association of University Women; and the Huddersfield Soroptimist Club.
LOUGHBOROUGH Soroptimist Club is celebrating an award winning student they support in India through their Friendship Link, Calcutta Sorority Circle.
The ladies from Stockton on Tees Soroptimist Club got their knitting needles out to provide baby hats for a birthing clinic in Kori, Sierra Leone, after a request from a fellow Soroptimist who is working in the region.
WOMEN INSPIRING ACTION AND TRANSFORMING LIVES: That is what we, at your local Soroptimist Club, aim for.
Mariquita Castelo founded the first Soroptimist Club in the country and in her years of service not just to the Soroptimists but to the Girl Scouts of the Philippines as well.
A picture of the Soroptimist Club for the "Women's Page" featured five matronly ladies huddling together, smiling broadly.
The Soroptimist Club donated pounds 200 to the Queen Alexandra students towards their new sports hall.
Members of Central Birmingham Soroptimist Club were pleased to welcome Hilary Page MBE to speak on Women and the Peacemaking Process, at a recent meeting.
Newcastle Soroptimist Club president Jill Smith was on hand to present the first of their seasonal gifts at the Joseph Cowan Medical Centre, in Byker, Newcastle, at the start of this month.
CATHERINE GRAY was nominated for an award by her colleagues in the Soroptimist Club of Coventry, and was shocked to receive a special award.
The Scottsdale Soroptimist Club has adopted a yet-to-berenovated building and is cosponsoring the playground that will be located at a corner of the property.
Huddersfield's Soroptimist club was founded 78 years ago and today has a small core membership.