• The goal of the Soroptimists who work together at local, national and international levels is to educate, empower and enable women and girls with an aim to improving their lives. Soroptimists are powerful and effective advocates of women’s and girls’ rights.


Soroptimists transform the lives and status of women and girls through education, empowerment and enabling opportunities.


Women and girls will achieve their individual and collective potential, realise aspirations and have an equal voice in creating strong, peaceful communities worldwide.


The principles of Soroptimism are to strive for:

  • The advancement of the status of women
  • High ethical standards
  • Human rights for all
  • Equality, development and peace through the advancement of international understanding and good will.