Posted in Soroptimist
January 7, 2021

Our Two Projects in 2020

Thanks to Canadian Red Cross & Government of Canada (Employment and Social Development Canada) for Emmergency Community Fund for Non-profit Organizations


Soroptimist International of Vancouver has prepared 161 gift bags for women in Vancouver DTES & 145 backpacks for inner schools for Christmas. In addition, the BC Society of Transition Houses picked up 100 first aid kits, 8 St. John’s Ambulance workplace kits, 300 KN95 adult masks, 150 re-useable children’s masks, 500ml individual sanitizer bottles, and 10 face shields.

 

Soroptimist International of Vancouver held an one-day Virtual Career Conference for High School Girls on November 21, 2020. The conference featured pre-recorded interviews with ten mentors who shared their own journeys in business, education, STEM, social work, trade and public service sectors. There are six keynote speakers who provided personal interactive life experiences.