Your One-Stop-Shop for SOROPTIMIST-INFO!
The mission of the Soroptimist International of South Whidbey Island as a service organization of business and professional women is to work to enhance the quality of life for women and girls on South Whidbey Island and throughout the world.
The Soroptimist International of South Whidbey Island is comprised of women of all ages, cultures and ethnic groups working for the betterment of our community. We are comprised of all types of women seeking to become a role model for young women and desire to make a difference for others through volunteer service. It is a worldwide organization located in over 120 countries. The South Whidbey Chapter became a Chartered club of Soroptimist International in June of 1984.
We hold a business meeting the first Thursday evening of each month, 5:30-6:30 at Trinity Lutheran Church and a Program meeting the third Thursday evening of each month 5:30-7:30 at Useless Bay Golf & Country Club. Our meetings are open to any business or professional woman, both active and retired, wishing to enhance and improve the lives of women and girls.
A link to our SISWI Membership Brochure on this web site in downloadable Adobe PDF format to take with you!
Our club provides awards and grants to community beneficiaries realized through annual fundraising. A selection of our
2011 beneficiaries includes:
Big Brothers/Big Sisters
Friends of Friends
Girl Scout Daisy Troop
Good Cheer Food Bank
Heart of a Woman – Whidbey General Hospital
Helping Hand of South Whidbey
Impaired Driving Impact Panel
South Whidbey Commons
South Whidbey Parks
South Whidbey Schools Discretionary Fund
South Whidbey Youth Connection
Whidbey Children’s Theater
Whidbey Island Share A Home
Violet Richardson Award
Mary Broderick Scholarships
Dorothy Cleveland Award
We WELCOME your interest in joining our club and hope you find the information on this site page helpful.