SOROPTIMIST: Women at their best, working to help other women to be their best.


Soroptimist International of Long Beach

 Soroptimist is a volunteer service organization for professional women who work to improve the lives of women and girls in local communities and throughout the world. The Long Beach club is a part of Soroptimist International of the Americas which has more than 1,300 clubs in 130 countries and territories. Soroptimist clubs receive assistance in their volunteer efforts by participating locally in programs developed and sponsored by the organization. The Long Beach club is in the Camino Real Region.

Live Your Dream

Live Your Dream Awards

Soroptimist’s Live Your Dream Awards program is a unique education award for women who provide the primary financial support for their families. The Live Your Dream Awards give women the resources they need to improve their education, skills and employment prospects.

Scenes from: Soroptimists Host a Pumpkin-Painting Fundraiser

Soroptimist Members and Friends Tour the Gardens at Rancho Los Alamitos

Soroptimist meetings during the pandemic

Our VisionWomen and girls have the resources and opportunities to reach their full potential and live their dreams.

Our Mission – Soroptimist is a global volunteer organization that provides women and girls with access to the education and training they need to achieve economic empowerment.

Our Core Values

Gender Equality – Women and girls live free from discrimination.

Empowerment – Women and girls are free to act in their own best interest.

Education – Women and girls deserve to lead full and productive lives through access to education. 

Diversity & Fellowship – Women from varied backgrounds and perspectives work together to improve the lives of women and girls.

Soroptimist International of Long Beach 
Co-President Victoria Wang and Co-President Michele Wilkosz
2021-2022

Soroptimist Club Giving Badge
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2019-2020 Club Giving Badge
Club Giving Badge 2020-2021