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Western Canada Region 2016/2017 Pillar Chairs

Membership Chair Colleen Penrowley H: 604-472-1495 C: 604-351-5866 cpen@telus.net SI Tri Cities Fundraising Position Vacant Contract Governor Rita is you interested in this position Public Awareness Roseanne Ham H: 604-510-3186 C: 604-329-4755 roseanne.ashworth@gmail.com SI Langley Program Chair Carelle Wingrave H: 780-963-1156 C: 780-619-2606 carell@carvelgeneralstore.ca SI Edmonton Live Your Dream anna.der@siedmonton.org 780 903-0426 SI Edmonton Dream […]

Western Canada Region 2016/2017 Board Members

Governor Rita MacKenzie H: 604-462-8780 C: 360-920-7133 governor@wcsoroptimist.org SI Abbotsford – Mission Governor-Elect Melanie Kenny H: 306-373-9223 C: 306-250-3761 governorelect@wcsoroptimist.org SI Saskatoon Secretary Kim Bush C: 250 490-3606 secretary@wcsorotpimist.org SI White Rock Treasurer Sherri Smith H: 403-391-7912 treasurer@wcsoroptimist.org SI Central Alberta Board Member Diane Summers H: 604-534-9487 C: 778-223-4483 Memberatlarge@wcsoroptimist.org SI Langley Parliamentarian Angela Bunting […]

Live Your Dream Deadlines

It’s time to start promoting our signature project, the Live Your Dream Award. The Live Your Dream Award Deadlines for Western Canada Region are as follows (you can follow the SIA deadline for clubs in November if you wish): Live your Dreams Deadlines Application deadline to Clubs November 15, 2016 Reporting from all clubs to […]

Western Canada Region Retreat 2016 Registration Form

Join us for the Western Canada Region Retreat from September 16th to September 18th. Change, Challenge, Opportunity Our region retreat is your opportunity to be challenged to change Presentation from Safeteen’s –Anita Roberts What is Safeteen? Safeteen is a skill-based violence prevention program. It offers gender-specific strategies for managing fear and anger, and gives participants […]

Bylaw Amendments approved at Conference 2016

Article IX Finance 9.6 Motion: To replace the current wording of section 9.6 with The Region books shall be reviewed by a non-Soroptimist with the skills and knowledge to determine that the financial statement is a true and accurate representation for the biennium. Requests for review may be made at other times by the Board […]

Motion M-47

Some of you may have received a request for support from MLA Viersen but in the event you have not, I am forwarding this information for your consideration. Soroptimist International of Edmonton will be writing a letter for them and the more they get, the more the issue will be recognized. It is an important […]

Western Canada Region Retreat 2016

Fall Region Retreat – Sept 17 – 18, 2016 We have a fantastic lineup of speakers and workshops. Sandman Hotel & Suites Abbotsford 32720 Simon Ave, Abbotsford BC, V2T 0B8 T: 604.556.7263 Room booking group number # 99946 Registration forms will be available soon Clean your closets and re-purpose your new and “like new” clothing, […]

Conference!

Don’t forget, the deadline to register for Spring Conference is April 15th. After the 15th it will cost you more, and you don’t want that! Click here for Hoppy Easter from our Conference hosts, SI Osoyoos!