Soroptimist International of Citrus Heights, Ca is a volunteer service organization for working and retired women in all areas of business, management and the professions, who contribute time and financial support to community-based projects. Our mission is to improve life for women and girls by identifying needs and working through targeted service projects to address those needs.
Our club is part of Soroptimist International of the Americas (www.soroptimist.org). World wide, membership in Soroptimist International (www.soroptimistinternational.org) has grown to nearly 100,000 women in about 120 countries and territories. We are in the Sierra Nevada Region (www.soroptimistsnr.org) which totals fifty nine clubs and over 1,700 members in California and Nevada.
Our name, Soroptimist, was coined from the Latin "soro" and "optima" meaning the best for women. Soroptimists are truly women at their best...business, professional and executive women of all ages, cultures and ethnic groups who are known leaders in their fields.
We are making a difference in our local community
and in the world!