• Why Women & Girls?

    Throughout history women and girls face additional obstacles and discrimination solely because of their gender. As an organization of business and professional women we feel uniquely qualified to help women and girls live their dreams.

  • Welcome!

    Central East Coast Region is one of 28 regions of SOROPTIMIST INTERNATIONAL OF THE AMERICAS, an international volunteer organization for business and professional women who work to improve the lives of women and girls, in local communities and throughout the world. Learn more about us…

  • Making a Difference for Women & Girls Since 1922

    Our Region began in 1922 with the establishment of the Washington, DC Club.  Learn more about the history of Soroptimist here.

  • Spring Has Sprung!

    See You in Annapolis for Spring Conference! (Visit the Events Tab)

  • The power of joining together to support women and girls

    Each year, our region awards cash scholarships to women, many of whom have overcome enormous obstacles as well as girls who donate their time and energy to causes that make the community and world a better place.

  • Improving the Lives of Women & Girls in Our Communities

    Soroptimist improves the lives of women and girls through programs leading to social and economic empowerment both in their own communities and throughout the world.