About

Soroptimist is a global women’s organization whose members volunteer to improve the lives of women and girls through programs leading to social and economic empowerment. More than 80,000 Soroptimists in over 120 countries and territories support community-based and global projects benefiting women and girls. The organization is particularly concerned with providing women and girls access to education, as this is the most effective path to self-determination.

VISION

Women and girls have the resources and opportunities to reach their full potential and live their dreams.

MISSION

To improve 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 from discrimination.

Empowerment: Women and girls are free to act in their own best interest.

Education: Women and girls deserve to lead full and productive lives through access to education.

Diversity & Fellowship: Women from varied backgrounds and perspectives work together to improve the lives of women and girls.

STRATEGIC OUTCOMES

Impact
All levels of SIA will collectively provide a sustainable impact on the lives of women and girls.

Engagement
Members and supporters will find value through engagement with the SIA mission.

Recognition
SIA is recognized for its efforts to improve the lives of women and girls.

Philanthropy
Members and supporters of SIA will financially support federation programs.

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Soroptimist is a global women’s organization whose members volunteer to improve the lives of women and girls through programs leading to social and economic empowerment. More than 80,000 Soroptimists in over 120 countries and territories support community-based and global projects benefiting women and girls.