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Soroptimist International of Europe

Soroptimists inspire action and create opportunities to improve the lives of women and girls through our global network of members and international partnerships.

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    Soroptimist projects
    are running as we speak!
    Every day, 35,000 Soroptimists across Europe, Africa and the Middle East
    work on concrete projects focused on education, empowerment,
    and the creation of enabling opportunities to improve the
    lives and status of women and girls.
    Since October 2012, the members of Soroptimist International of Europe
    have raised € 12,583,988 for 5,435 different projects that have directly
    benefitted 1,583,448 women and girls.
    This demonstrates that small scale projects, together, can have
    a huge impact on improving the lives of women and girls.
    Members of Soroptimist
    € 12,583,988
    Funds raised for projects
    Projects reported
    Women and girls helped
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Message from the President


Partnering with ‘My Book Buddy’ to Promote Literacy


Marking the 50th anniversary of International Literacy Day on 8 September, Soroptimist International of Europe has announced a new partnership with the Dutch organization, My Book Buddy (MBB), to provide disadvantaged women and girls with greater access to books in a joint effort to combat illiteracy. More details are reported in the news section of the(...)


Soroptimist Calendar

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  • SEPTEMBER 30 2016

    25th anniversary of Club Budapest (Hungary)

    SI Club Budapest will celebrate its 25th anniversary from Friday 30 September to Sunday 2 October(...)
  • SEPTEMBER 30 2016

    Chartering of SI Club Beauvais Les Salamandres (France)

    Gerda Rosiers, SIE Extension Chairperson, will have the pleasure to charter SI Club Beauvais Les(...)
  • SEPTEMBER 30 2016

    Save the Date! 29 October 2016 - Chartering of SI Club Salo' - Alto Garda Bresciano (Italy)

    Flavia Pozzolini, SIE Secretary General, is pleased to announce that she will be chartering SI(...)
  • SEPTEMBER 24 2016

    Change of Insignia - SI Union of Switzerland

    The Union of Switzerland invites you to the change of insignia between the current President(...)
  • SEPTEMBER 19 2016

    Save the Date! 60th Anniversary of SI Club Venezia (Italy)

    SI Club Venezia (Italy) invites you to the celebration of its 60th Anniversary on 19 and 20(...)
  • SEPTEMBER 16 2016

    CANCELLATION - 25th anniversary of Club Batumi (Georgia)

    Unfortunately, SI Club Batumi has to cancel the event below. 
    Of course you are still welcome to(...)
  • SEPTEMBER 07 2016

    Chartering of SI Club Ouest Île de la Réunion (France)

    Gerda Rosiers, SIE Extension Committe Chairperson, is pleased to announce that she will be(...)
  • SEPTEMBER 07 2016

    SI Club Saint Denis de la Réunion (France) - Change of insignia

    SI Club Saint Denis de la Réunion invites you to the change of insignia between the current(...)
  • SEPTEMBER 03 2016

    SI Club Dnepropetrovsk "Golden Ring of Ukraine"

    SI Club of Dnepropetrovsk is happy to announce the International Project "Golden Ring of Ukraine"(...)
  • SEPTEMBER 03 2016

    Postponed! - Chartering of SI Club Erwitte-Hellweg (Germany)

    Postponed to 2017 (date to be confirmed)
    Karla Greipl, SIE Constitution & By-Laws Committee(...)
  • SEPTEMBER 03 2016

    Chartering of SI Club Jura Région (Switzerland)

    Marie-Jeanne Bosia, Past SIE President, will have the pleasure to charter SI Club Jura Région(...)
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  • Donations for earthquake-ravaged Italy - Thank you for your solidarity and your generosity!

    Last August, a devastating earthquake hit Central Italy, causing enormous damage. To contribute to the relief effort in the wake of the earthquake, SIE has recently decided to set up a “SIE Fund(...)
  • Cooperation Announced on the 50th Anniversary of International Literacy Day

    Soroptimist International of Europe partners with My Book Buddy to Combat Illiteracy Geneva, 7 September 2016 – Soroptimist International of Europe (SIE), the largest Federation of the worldwide(...)
  • Call for candidates for the Woman of Europe Awards

    The Women of Europe Awards is an initiative by the European Women’s Lobby and the European Movement International, and will highlight the contribution of women in promoting and advancing European(...)
  • So you want to drive a spacecraft?

    ESA’s Education Office is looking for 22 talented and motivated university students from ESA member states with an engineering or scientific  background (basic knowledge of physics required) to join(...)
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