Mission: To improve the lives of women and girls through programs leading to social and economic empowerment.
Target demographics: women and girls to achieve such things as gender equality, freedom from poverty, sex trafficking, domestic violence and more.
Direct beneficiaries per year: Many women and their children plus other non profits whose missions are compatible with ours.
Geographic areas served: To improve the lives of women and girls through programs leading to social and economic empowerment.
Programs: Soroptimist International of the Americas Live Your Dream Educational & Training Awards and Dream It, Be It Career Support for Girls Program plus adopting one or two single moms for our year and holding an Annual Day of Empowerment once a year.
Soroptimists means Best for Women, and this organization is exemplary. The Huntington Beach Chapter is a small group of dedicated women that organize and support women's causes with no paid staff. Their small year-round fundraisers -- from beach walks with their dogs to Bunco nights and fashion shows -- support single mothers returning to schools, combat domestic violence and providing scholarships to exceptional young women throughout their lives. Local, regional and national meetings build camaraderie and lifelong friendships along the way.
Soroptimist International Huntington Beach is a group of wonderful women that arate tireless in their efforts to affect positive change in the lives of women and girls, especially those who are struggling to improve their lives thpugh education.