Thanks for visiting our webpage. Soroptimist International of Port Orchard, is part of a global organization of women who use their collective power to provide other women and girls with the resources and opportunities they need to reach their full potential.
Soroptimists volunteer their talents and energy to help women and girls live their dreams every day by giving them the resources to create positive change—for themselves, their families and their communities.
Soroptimists are women of all ages, cultures and ethnic groups. Soroptimists are leaders in their communities who believe in the power of joining together to make the world a better place for women and girls.
International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women
Women's activists have marked November 25 as a day against violence since 1981.
International Day for the Abolition of Slavery
The International Day for the Abolition of Slavery, 2 December, recalls the date of the adoption, by the General Assembly, of the United Nations Convention for the Suppression of the Traffic in Persons and of the Exploitation of the Prostitution of Others (resolution 317(IV)of 2 December 1949).
Human Rights Day: SI December 10th Appeal
Every year, on Human Rights Day (December 10) the President of Soroptimist International selects a project that provides direct assistance to women in extreme need.