Happy Dollars for November go to
Children of Persia works to improve the lives of vulnerable and underprivileged children and enable them with the opportunity to become young leaders who can bring long-lasting change in the communities
SITM launched a STEM program at Hunter Lake Elementary School in 2017 and will host a STEAM Day (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math)–hands on learning experience in 2021
Who are Soroptimists?
Soroptimist International of Truckee Meadows is part of Soroptimist International, a worldwide organization of women that provides women and girls with access to the education and training they need to achieve economic empowerment.
SITM achieves its mission through a variety of projects including local adult and youth scholarships, a yearly Thanks To Youth celebration, a STEM program for local middle school girls, an annual women’s work readiness program, plus educational support for girls in Thulipokhari, Nepal.
In 2018 – 19 we:
- Donated $103,157 to the community and Soroptimist projects
- Provided 3,346 Volunteer hours raising funds and supporting community projects
- Details are in our 2019 Year in Review