Welcome to Soroptimist International of Vancouver
Soroptimist Vancouver Welcomes Friends around the world to Vancouver for Soroptimist 43rd Biennial Convention!
Did you know..
Soroptimist International of Vancouver was the first Soroptimist club chartered in Canada. [.. about our History]
Soroptimist International of Vancouver is the only Soroptimist club that owns 2 apartment buildings in Canada, and our buildings are supporting more than 110 seniors living in Vancouver. [.. about our Projects]
Divino Estate Winery – “Every bottle of wine sold to a Soroptimist will result in a direct donation of $1.00 to SIA”
Please join Carla, SI Vancouver 604-506-7151 for a wine taste @ Corks ‘n Candles – Wednesday, July 23rd (6-9p.m.)
Soroptimist International of Vancouver was chartered in 1926. It was the first Soroptimist club chartered in Canada. The Vancouver club has benefited from the support of a number of dynamic women who have worked constantly to make a difference for girls and women in our community and internationally.
- Human rights for all
- Global peace and international goodwill
- Advancing women’s potential
- Integrity and democratic decision making
- Volunteering, diversity and friendship
Our Focus Objectives:
- Increase access to formal and non-formal learning opportunities.
- Improve access to economic empowerment and sustainable opportunities for the employment of women.
- Eliminate violence against women and girls and ensure women’s participation in conflict resolution.
- Ensure women and girls have food security and access to the highest attainable standard of health care.
- Address the specific needs of women and girls by improving environmental sustainability, and mitigating effects of climate change and disasters.