"Champions for Change"
Soroptimist is a global women's organization whose women volunteer to improve the lives of women and girls, through programs leading to social and economic empowerment. More than 80,000 Soroptimists in about 130 countries and territories support community-based and global projects benefiting women and girls. The organization is particularly concerned with providing women and girls access to education, as this is the most effective path to self-determination.
Dec 2, 2016International Day for the Abolition of Slavery
The International Day for the Abolition of Slavery, 2 December, recalls the date of the adoption, by the General Assembly, of the United Nations Convention for the Suppression of the Traffic in Persons and of the Exploitation of the Prostitution of Others (resolution 317(IV)of 2 December 1949).
Dec 10, 2016Human Rights Day: SI December 10th Appeal
Jan 1, 2017New Year's Day