Summer is here in Central Pennsylvania - warmer temperatures, gardens are growing and our members are out and about!  Summer is a time for the club to install new officers, reflect on successes and plan for the next year. 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

Jul 17, 2017

SICC Picnic - July 2017

Our annual picnic will be held on July 17th at the home of Dee Bagshaw, starting at 6p.  The club will supply the main dish, place settings and non-alcoholic drinks - please bring a dish to share. Cost is $10/member.  We will do a Wine Wall fundraiser again - if you wish to participate, bring a wrapped bottle of wine and $5 - you will get to choose from the group of bottles brought by the members.

Latest News

Sip & Paint NIght - Fundraiser Success!!

Fun night was had by all at the Cheers for Art sip & paint night held at the Arena Bar&Grill at Northland Bowling Alley.  Over 80 attendees and we all had a fun evening painting and sipping!  We raised over $600 for our scholarship fund.  Look for this again next year!

SICC - 2017 Member Awards

SICC members were honored at the June meeting. 

2017 Soroptimist of the Year for SICC is Brenda Wagner  - recognized for all her hard work on the 'Dream It, Be It' project for the last 2 years.

2017 SICC Unsung Hero is Marian Fritsche - recognized for all her hard work at the snack stands, big fundraisers for SICC - always ready to fill in and help!

Lasagna Dinner - a BIG Success!

Thanks to all the hard work of volunteers from both clubs (SICC and the Ventures), we raised over $6000 for the beneficiary - Centre Volunteers in Medicine - Well Woman program.  Excellent effort and outcome!

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!