• Entry type: Organisation
  • Entry ID: AWE6257

Soroptimist International of South Canberra

(From 1971 – 2001)
  • Occupation Service organisation, Women‚Äôs advocacy


Soroptimist International is a worldwide organisation for women in management and the professions working through service projects to advance human rights and the status of women. Soroptimists work at all levels of civil society, local, national and international, and are involved with a wide spectrum of women’s concerns.

The South Canberra Branch of Soroptimist International was inaugurated in February 1971 and ceased operation in 2001.

Archival resources

  • National Library of Australia, Manuscript Collection
    • Records of Soroptimist International of South Canberra, 1970-2001 [manuscript]

Related entries

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    • Soroptimist International of Canberra Incorporated (1954 - )