In the Fall of 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015 the Club held a Film Festival. The aim of these was to educate participants about various women’s issues throughout the world by showing films presenting women in various countries and situations.
They also held a book sale of women authors, and the proceeds were given to assist in sending bras to Free the Girls. This organization assists women in Africa and South America who have been rescued from Sex Trafficking, by giving them the tools that they can use to earn a living, as used clothing is a very lucrative proposition.
We also held a Bra Drive where collected gently used and new Bra's for the Free the Girls organization.
Girls Night Out Purse Auction 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015
In January 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015 the Soroptimist Club of White Rock held its Annual Girls Night Out Purse Auction.
A great time was had by everyone again and in 2015 we raised over $5000. Proceeds went to our Women and Girls initiatives, including our ReSTART program.
Again we had a lot of great purses to sell and everyone took part with enthusiasm.