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May 31, 2020

“Education is the pathway to empower women and girls” – Soroptimist Vancouver awards $5,000+ this year to recognize 3 outstanding and courageous women

“Education is the pathway to empower women and girls.” Our Soroptimist club of Vancouver is pleased to award $5,000+ this…

May 26, 2020

Helen McCrae Award 2020 Recipient: Wesley Chow, BCIT (Nursing Award for Inclusion 2020)

I believe that nursing represents social justice and the reduction of health inequities that exist both within Canada and globally.…

Helen McCrae Award 2020 Recipient: Jennifer Way, Douglas College

My career goals are to graduate with a Bachelor’s in Science for Psychiatric Nursing and work with youth and young…

Helen McCrae Award 2020 Recipient: Katrina Tran, Douglas College

I always knew I wanted to pursue a career in the medical field since I was very young as the…

Helen McCrae Award 2020 Recipient: Rebekah Abma, Langara College

I enjoy working one on one with clients, developing therapeutic relationships, and coming to know them so that I can…

May 25, 2020

Helen McCrae Award 2020 Recipient: Priscilla Chen, BCIT

Five years of volunteering at the Royal Columbian Hospital in the emergency department and intensive care unit has truly inspired…

May 13, 2020

Soroptimist Vancouver Awards $7K to Nursing Students

Thank you to our 2020 Helen McCrae Award Committee. We received thirty-five exceptional applications and the committee has now awarded…

Mar 20, 2020

Soroptimist International of Vancouver holds Annual Live Your Dream Awards and High Tea (Cancelled)

Live Your Dream Annual Awards & High Tea Venue: The Secret Garden Date & Time:Sunday, June 14, 2020 @ 4:30pm…

Jan 18, 2020

Call from SIV to support WISH Drop-in Centre in Downtown Eastside

WISH Drop-in Centre in the Downtown Eastside works to improve the health, safety and well-being of marginalized women. The organization’s…

Dec 11, 2019

274 Christmas Bags Packed for Local Vancouver Community

Tuesday, December 10th, 2019, Soroptimist International of Vancouver had totally packed 274 bags of happiness for WISH, Imouto House, United…