Being A Soroptimist Means Many Things
It means you care about making a difference in the lives of women and children - in your community, your country, and throughout the world.
It means you're willing to give of your time and talent and provide service in your community.
It means you are a person of action.
Soroptimist 24-680 was founded in October 2005. Our name is derived from our membership, which spans HWY 24 and I-680. Since 2005, we have raised over $200,000 to support our signature Programs:
Live Your Dream Awards
Violet Richardson Awards
Founder Region Fellowship
Dream It, Be It. Get Real Academy.
We also support several local community programs:
Monument Crisis Center in Concord
Youth Homes in Walnut Creek
STAND! For Families Free of Violence in Concord
A Friendly Manor Temporary Shelter in Oakland
Community Violence Center in Richmond
Santa Rita Jail Christmas Giving
White Pony Express
Kids Against Hunger
ARM of Care
Accept the Gift - Join Soroptimist Today!
Soroptimist Membership Brings Special Benefits
Satisfaction - knowing you have helped others.
Knowledge and Personal Growth - concerning economic and social challenges facing women at home and around the world.
Networking - Share your business and/or professional expertise with others.
Friendship - you will forge new friendships - many that will last a lifetime.
Give yourself the gift of Soroptimist membership -
The gift of belonging to an international service organization that strives constantly to improve the lives of others.