About Us

Formed in 1930 we are a worldwide voluntary organisation of women working through various projects to advance human rights and status for women. There are more than 3,000 Soroptimist clubs in over 124 countries. We are improving the lives of women and girls in our local community and throughout the world.

Our aims are:

  • The advancement of the status of women
  • High ethical standards
  • Human rights for all
  • Equality, development and peace through international goodwill, understanding and friendship

Soroptimist International is committed to:

  • Service to local, national and international communities
  • Active participation in decision-making at all levels of society