Soroptimist is an international women’s organization for business and professional women who work to improve the lives of women and girls, in local communities and throughout the world. Almost 95,000 Soroptimists in about 120 countries and territories contribute time and financial support to community-based and international projects that benefit women and girls.
Nov 25, 2015International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women
Women's activists have marked November 25 as a day against violence since 1981.
Dec 2, 2015International 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).
Dec 10, 2015Human 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.
Jan 1, 2016New Year's Day
New Year's Day, January 1.
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Our club meets the first and third Wednesday of the month. The first meeting of the month is our business meeting and is held at the Cattle Rustlers 7040 Sunrise Blvd. Citrus Heights, CA 95610 at 5:00 pm.
The third Wednesday of the month is our Program Meeting where we have community-centered speakers and is held at Coco's Bakery Restaurant, 7887 Madison Avenue, Citrus Heights, CA 95610. Meeting time 11:45 am -1:00 pm.
Soroptimist International Citrus Heights is one club in the Sierra Nevada Region. We participate in District Meetings, Educational Workshops, Community Fund Raisers, and once a year, we hold a Regional Conference where all clubs participate in educational topics, business of the region and regional awards. Please contact our 2015-16 President, Jeannie O'Brien, for more information about our Region.
ObrienJeannie@surewest.net. Thanks and we look forward to hearing from you.