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.
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.
Our Region began in 1922 with the establishment of the Washington, DC Club, our organization has been making a difference since 1921.
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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.
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.
VISION Women and girls have the resources and opportunities to reach their full potential and live their dreams. MISSION and CORE PURPOSE Soroptimist improves the lives of women and girls through programs leading to social and economic empowerment. CORE VALUES Soroptimist International of the Americas is committed to: Gender Equality: Women and girls live free […]
Our events and conferences offer the most up-to-date information about our organization and provide attendees with significant opportunities to network with colleagues from across the region. Central East Coast Region hosts two Fall Meetings in October, and our annual Spring Conference in May. Additional events are also offered in your local area. Take a look […]
Interested in joining a local club to make a difference in your community? If you are an accomplished business or professional woman who wishes to improve the lives of women and girls in an atmosphere of support, friendship and fun, then joining Soroptimist may be right for you. Click for more member benefits. Membership is […]