News and Events
Soroptimist Raleigh’s latest news and events.
Our 2022 Holiday Gathering
Games, door prizes, giving gifts, and welcoming guests were just a few of the things Soroptimists enjoyed at our last gathering.
Member Spotlight: Linda Drummond
Linda Drummond was born in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada . She is the second of 7 children, and there was not a lot of money, but her mom made sure all the kids got dance and piano lessons. Linda was an accomplished Highland dancer and parlayed this skill into college money...
Celebrating 35 Years of Service
Soroptimist International of Raleigh (SI Raleigh) is thrilled to be celebrating our 35th anniversary this month! Since our founding in November 1987, we have collaborated with other women’s organizations, governmental agencies, educators, and international and...
Remembering Peng Mok
Soroptimist International of Raleigh was saddened to hear of the passing earlier this year of Peng Mok, Cary resident and longtime friend of the club. We first got to know him when he became a significant sponsor of our Live Your Dream Awards program in 2013. He was a...
Our November meeting with Designed for Joy
Our November meeting featured guests Designed for Joy, a celebration of 35 years of Soroptimist Raleigh, and more.
Soroptimist Meet and Greet, 10/2022
Soroptimist of Raleigh members enjoyed fellowship as well as getting to know prospective new members at our recent Meet and Greet. Learn more about getting involved here.
Apply Now For The Live Your Dream Awards
Soroptimist International of Raleigh is now accepting applications for the Live Your Dream: Education and Training Awards for Women. These awards are open to women who serve as the primary wage earners for their families and are seeking financial assistance to...
Soroptimist launched the Dream It, Be It: Career Support For Girls program for girls in 2015. Far too many girls face barriers on their journey to career success. Obstacles such as poverty, teen dating violence, and pregnancy can get in the way of a girl’s ability to...
Live Your Dream Awards Tea April 30, 2022
The Raleigh club was pleased to once again gather in person to celebrate our four recipients of the Live Your Dream Education and Training Awards for Women. The celebration place at the Five Points Center for Active Adults in Raleigh. Over 50 people attended the event...