Besides Showers, What Does April Bring?

The Easter Bunny From www.history.com: According to some sources, the Easter bunny first arrived in America in the 1700s with German immigrants who settled in Pennsylvania and transported their tradition of an egg-laying hare called “Osterhase” or “Oschter Haws.” Their children made nests in which this creature could lay its colored eggs. According to Wilipedia: The …

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Compassion Is Always In Fashion

“If someone shows kindness, caring, and a willingness to help others, they’re showing compassion.” ~Vocabulary.com Huntington Beach is a “Compassionate City”.  It is one of 58 cities worldwide that has signed The Charter for Compassion.    When the Huntington Beach City Council, then led by Mayor Connie Boardman, signed the Charter for Compassion in November, …

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Spring has sprung…What does that mean to you?

Spring cleaning?  Spring vacation? Spring into action?  Spring into service? Spring fling? DCR Spring Conference? Easter? Passover?  The season before Summer?  What does Spring mean to you? From Alma Voronenko, www.wdtv.com: “For many residents, season changes mean getting out of the house and enjoying nature’s bloom. Parks will start getting filled with people, kids will …

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Gratitude

I would like to express my sincerest and deepest gratitude to two people: my husband, Hal, and my friend (and sister Soroptimist in Long Beach), Donna Skinner.  Without their help, our website would not have gone through a transformation this weekend. Hal was my mentor, advisor and when it came to the hard stuff (html) technical …

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Welcome to Soroptimist International of Huntington Beach

I am so excited to be able to tell you all about our club.  Soroptimist International of Huntington Beach was formed in 1963, and since that time has helped improve the lives of women and girls both locally and worldwide.  Some of the organizations we have supported throughout the years include: Project Self-Sufficiency Interval House …

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