The Soroptimist mission is to improve the lives of women and children in local communities and throughout the world. In order to accomplish this goal, the organization administers the following programs:
Dream It, Be It
Career Support for Girls will help girls grow up to be strong, successful, happy adults. Dream It, Be It targets girls in secondary school who face obstacles to their future success. It provides girls with access to professional role models, career education and the resources to live their dreams.
Live Your Dream Award
The organization`s major project, this program assists women by giving them the resources they need to improve their education, skills and job prospects. Please click the link above to find the application materials.
Teen Dating Violence Project
Teenagers are especially vulnerable to dating violence because they don`t always have a clear understanding of healthy vs. unhealthy relationships. To raise awareness among teenagers about teen dating violence, Soroptimist has created the Soroptimist Teen Dating Violence Bookmark and other resources. Please click the link above for more information.
Soroptimist Club Grants for Women and ChildrenThrough this award-winning program, Soroptimist disburses cash grants for innovative Soroptimist club projects.
Soroptimist Disaster GrantsWith these disaster grants, Soroptimist provides funds for programs that assist women and girls after a man-made or natural disaster.