Happy Healthy Wishes for 2019! We are from an 87 year old always local Soroptimist International Club of Edmonton and we are planning our Annual International Women’s Day Celebration and Luncheon on March 10th 2019 with doors opening at 11:00 a.m. Lunch is served at Noon at Chateau Louis Convention Centre, Grand Ballroom and you are invited to bring greetings. We anticipate attendance of 100 people and tickets are available from members and are available on Eventbrite Edmonton also. Our website for more information on our club is https://www.siedmonton.org.
The Keynote Speaker is Gem Munro on helping women worldwide achieve parity through teaching them to read and write their own language and then English and then onwards as to how to teach their family and friends and then find for a small business for supporting their family! Author and Speaker Bonnie Randall will bring information on how trauma in childhood continues to affect our adult selves. Awards of more than $10,000.00 will be presented to three women who are sole supporters of their families and are continuing in secondary education at college or university and to our 2019 JOY Award winner who is actively working against trafficking of people every work day!
Door prizes will be given away and baskets containing this year’s themes of wine, spa and garden will be raffled; all donated by Soroptimist members and supportive friends and businesses. Vendor tables will be on hand for shopping. Please join us in this worthy event, by generously participating in one or more of these ways: A donation containing wine, spa or garden type items or door prizes on any theme; $40/person or $300/table of 8, to attend or to sponsor award recipient(s); Any donation to Soroptimist International Club of Edmonton to support our Club’s mandate of support of programs for women and girls in our Edmonton region will be greatly appreciated.
Anna Der, Soroptimist International Club of Edmonton President
C/O 8502-80 Avenue NW, Edmonton, Alberta, T6C 0T3