Soroptimist International of Oceanside-Carlsbad
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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One way you can help Soroptimist International of Oceanside-Carlsbad raise money is by shopping on Amazon, and designating us as your charity of choice with Amazon Smile. Shop as you usually do, but half of one percent of your sale will come to SIOC as a donation. It may not sound like much, but it can add up! To shop, click this link.
Our club is proud to have achieved the Builder's Level of club giving with Soroptimist International of the Americas (SIA). Soroptimist helps women throughout the U.S. and around the world, and we are proud to help do our part, both locally and internationally!