Giving Badge for 2017-18 Awarded to SILB

Members of SI/Long Beach, CA – Thank you! Club Giving – We know how hard you work to generate funds for programs that benefit women and girls. We are so grateful and honored you have elected to contribute a portion of those locally raised funds to...

Who Doesn’t Amazon Shop???

Did you know that you could buy shampoo, dog food, shoes, groceries, pond clarifier, photo tools, grandkids tennis shoes….just about anything you can think of! AND if you are a Prime Member ($90/yr) you get free 2 day shipping and access to free movies and 10,000+...

Our Live Your Dream Award Winner in the News

Here is the copy from the CSULB website newsroom: http://web.csulb.edu/newsroom/class-of-2017-spotlight-jazmin-miramontes/ CLASS OF 2017 SPOTLIGHT: JAZMIN MIRAMONTES By Daniela Alvarez Jazmin Miramontes has struggled, but not in the way many college students do....

Long Beach Soroptimists – Past, Present and Future

39th Annual Camino Real Region Spring Conference President -Elect Julia McConaghy, President Susan Berkman and Region Delegate Nadia Vega-Sharrar with the display board designed by Julia to demonstrate the club’s past, present and future. Well done, Julia, and...

Live Your Dream and Scholarship Dinner

Our club celebrated with recipients of our grants and scholarships at the 2017 Live Your Dream and Scholarship Dinner on April 19th. Amazing women all around! The club distributed $12,000 in scholarships and Live Your Dream grants and made a $6,100 donation to Meals...

Long Beach Soroptimist Club Honored with Legacy Award

On April 13, 2017, long-time member and past president, Lynn Hermstad accepted on behalf of Soroptimist International of Long Beach, the 2017 Advancement of Women Legacy Award from California State University, Long Beach President’s Commission on the Status of...

Live Your Dream Awards Dinner Reservation Deadline

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 is the deadline for reservations for the Live Your Dream Awards and Scholarship Dinner. This is what Soroptimist is all about. It is a great time to show your friends and potential members about how we help women to achieve their dreams.  ...

Our Club to Receive the 2017 ADVANCEMENT OF WOMEN AWARD

On behalf of the President’s Commission on the Status of Women (PCSW) at California State University, Long Beach, we congratulate Soroptimist International of Long Beach on being selected as a recipient of the 2017 Advancement of Women Award! The President’s...

Gail Wasil – Soroptimist & Marathon Runner

SILB Member Gail Wasil is a marathon runner! We are proud to say that Gail ran in the 2017 LA Marathon on March 19th. She finished in a little over five hours. We are dazzled and impressed and proud of her! Way to go,...

Polaris Project on Human Trafficking January Report

January, 2017 Our new statistics report provides 2016 data from the National Human Trafficking Resource Center hotline, Polaris’s BeFree Textline, and communications referencing overseas cases. Key highlights and trends from the report include: Reports of human...