Happy New Year!   We look forward to all that is possible in 2017!  Welcome to Soroptimist International of Centre County. Our mission is to improve the lives of women and girls, in our local community and throughout the world. 

For pictures of our members in action, please check out our Facebook page on the left column or at this link.

Upcoming Events

Feb 6, 2017

SICC Dinner Meeting - February 2017

Our regular meeting will be held at The Atherton, Monday, 2/6/17.  We will have several of the Humphrey Fellows from Penn State University joining us to discuss their respective home countries and issues they face.  Social time from 5:30-6p, with dinner at 6:00p. For dinner selections, click title

Feb 26, 2017

SICC Social Gathering - Card Making Party

We are planning an afternoon of card making, led by Betsy Crider of BCreative Stamping. This will be held at the Centre County Waste Authority Community Room (near the Mall on Transfer Road). We will make 4 cards ( one baby card that you can donate if you'd like to the Rowanda Project) and a birthday card,get well card, and anniversary card. The cost is $12. All the materials are provided except a glue stick. 

Bring a snack to share with everyone and enjoy a fun and creative afternoon.

Mar 6, 2017

SICC Dinner Meeting - March 2017

Our regular meeting will be held at The Atherton, Monday, 3/6/17.  We will have a presentation from Traci Keegan on the work she is doing in Haiti. Social time from 5:30-6p, with dinner at 6:00p. For dinner selections, click title

Latest News

Reception for Visiting Soroptimist From Turkey

A reception was held for a visiting international Soroptimist form Instanbul, Turkey, Dr. Nil Guler -  she is their current president and visiting her daughter (a Professor at Penn State) in the US.  SICC members enjoyed getting to know Dr Guler and her daughter and we exchanged information about our respective clubs.

Poinsettia Sale Fundraiser

Our club raised over $600 for the service budget with the efforts selling poinsettias in the ocommunity!  Way to go!

Snack Stand Volunteers for PSU Spring Track Meets

One of our major sources of fundraising - sign up to help! Here is the sign up sheet.

 

SICC Officers installed for 2016-2017

The new slate of officers was installed at the June dinner meeting.  More details:

Success!! Lasagna Dinner & Silent Auction Raises over $5000

With the hard work of both SICC members and the Venture Club members, this night was a big success!!  Thanks to all!!  Our beneficiary, The Safety Net program of the Child Development & Family Council will receive a big check and will be able to continue to do the good work in the community!