Author Archives: Terry Rose

Women and History – June

June has arrived.  It’s almost summer, and I have so much to tell you but don’t have much time this morning so…I thought I would point out a few notable women and events that are important to women that occurred … Continue reading

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March is a Surprising Month!

Growing up in the Midwest, I never knew what March would bring….warm spring weather with flowers blooming or cold freezing winds and one last snowstorm but, here is southern California, we don’t have to worry about snowstorms!  That doesn’t mean … Continue reading

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Soroptimists Around The World Celebrate International Women’s Day 2017

The theme of 2017’s International Women’s Day is “Women in the Changing World of Work: Planet 50-50 by 2030”. The following is taking from www.un.org. “International Women’s Day is a time to reflect on progress made, to call for change and … Continue reading

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It All Began With A Meetup…Focus on Leslie Miller

In order to promote Soroptimist in Huntington Beach and hopefully attract more women to either join us or support us, I decided to create a Meetup for our club.  I had no idea or expectations of what would happen but, … Continue reading

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The Spirit of Giving

The Spirit of Giving shouldn’t be limited to one season but should be something we all do on a daily basis.  Christmas has past….Hanukkah continues for another day, and the new year begins tomorrow. Will you make a New Year’s … Continue reading

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Welcome Home….Spotlight on Michele Robb

When Michele Robb decided to come home to Orange County, SI Huntington Beach got lucky.  Michele not only jumped in with all her heart, she immediately became an active participant. Why is Michele a Soroptimist?  In her own words, “so … Continue reading

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In November, We Give More Than Thanks…We Remember!

As we head into the busiest season of the year…Thanksgiving…Hanukkah…Christmas…Kwanzaa…New Year’s Eve, let’s take a minute to acknowledge and appreciate all we have…our families…our friends…our health and our freedom.  We live in a country that, despite its flaws, is a … Continue reading

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Important Dates to Remember – October 2016

As we head into the busiest season of the year, it is good to take a few minutes to think beyond Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa & Christmas so, here are some other dates that I feel are worth noting. October 3: Soroptimist Founder’s … Continue reading

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Embracing the Feisty, Fearless Old Lady Within by Elizabeth Gilbert

I am always on the lookout for ideas…inspirational stories about women and girls..and things that make me think.  This happened to cross my path this week, and I thought I would share it with all of you! “Many years ago … Continue reading

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Because We CARE

This year our club, SI Huntington Beach, chose to support the CARE program at Orange Coast College.  You might ask…what is the CARE Program and why would we support them? The Cooperative Agencies Resources for Education (CARE) program CARE was established by … Continue reading

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