Soroptimist International of Eureka
Service Projects
Donating books about women and girls  to local schools.
Sewing dresses for Dress a Girl Around the World region service project. 
Salvation Army Bell Ringing at the Holidays.
Donation of coats for the Betty Chin Homeless Shelter. 
Soroptimist Blood Drive for Northern California Blood Bank.
Collecting toys for Toys for Tots.
Birthday Bags for the Food Bank so parents can provide  
      a cake and party for their children's birthdays. 
Donations of books abut women to local elementary schools.
Members assembling Pamper/Personal Hygiene bags for women. 
Our club members played Easter Bunny and delivered Easter baskets to the Eureka Rescue Mission's Women's Shelter and Youth Services Bureau. 
Kris Chorbi and Donna Ayres assembling Birthday Bags. 
Danelle Tegarden helping to freshen up the Youth Service Bureau Shelter for homeless teens. 
Elaine Reed and Dyann O'Brien cozying up to Smokey the Bear at a Girls Scout event at the Trees of Mystery. 
Over 230 Girl Scouts celebrated Earth Day at  Trees of Mystery and club
  members assisted girls with planting flowers.
Dyann O'Brien buying diapers and formula  for donation to the Food Bank. 
Christmas gifts collected for Redwood Coast Regional Center families. 
Hand-tied baby blankets to donate to the Humboldt County Nurse/Family Partnership program. This program helps to support first time parents in our community. 
Soroptimist International of Eureka, in honor of Women in History Month, donated sets of books by or about strong, contemporary women making history to local schools. The schools receiving the books are Eureka High, St. Bernard’s High, Pacific View Charter, Winship and Zane Middle Schools.

 
Members honoring Women Veterans with a donation of  commemorative                    coins to Deborah Reeves, director of the Veterans Center. 
Books donated to local scools: ’I Am Malala', 'Hidden Figures’, ‘My Beloved World' Sonya Sotomayor, 'Sally Ride', ‘Soul Surfer' Bethany Hamilton, ’50 Life and Business Lessons’ Opra Winfrey, ‘A Champion on And Off the Court’ Serena Williams, ‘I Got This’ Laurie Hernandez. 
Today at "club" we assembled personal care bags for women at the Eureka Rescue Mission Women's Shelter. 
Another creative project our members worked on. Valentine Cards for folks receiving Meals on Wheels. Sometimes it's the littlest things that make a difference.