Soroptimist of Zanesville
Soroptimist International Midwestern Region
Soroptimist International of the Americas
April 26, 27 & 28, 2019
July 20—23, 2016
Columbus Airport Marriott
1375 N. Cassady Avenue
Columbus, OH 43219
The 2018-2020 Soroptimist International President’s Appeal is Women, Water and Leadership. Learn more at www.soroptmistinternational.org
The Program Focus of Soroptimist of the Americas
and MidWestern Region
Soroptimist International is a network of 75,000 members in 122 countries. grassroots projects that help women and girls achieve their potential, realize their aspirations and have an equal voice in communities worldwide.
Soroptimist International of Zanesville members annually volunteer to revitalize and renovate rooms at Transitions,
the local women's shelter. These renovations provide a more pleasant, safe, and home-like ambiance for women and children.
Soroptimist of Zanesville awards three Educational Grants for women and girls in March of each year.
Live Your Dream Award ( formerly WOA) is Soroptimist ‘s major service project to assist women who provide the primary source of financial support for
their family by giving them resources they need to improve their education, skills, and employment prospects. See SIMWR.org for full details.
At-large applications are automatically forwarded to your club Live Your Dream Award Chair or your club president.
The Midwestern Region’s special Virginia Wagner Educational Grant honors the effort and scholarship of a women attending a
college or university to earn a bachelors, masters or doctoral degree in her chosen field. This educational Grant was established
in 1972 and later named in honor of Dr. Virginia M. Wagner, past Midwestern Region Governor, to commemorate her interest in higher
education for women.
The Zanesville Club participates in several fundraising activities to support projects and education awards. These Fundraising projects include: Annual Style Show and Silent Auction, Women’s Golf Outing and Pecan Sales every October & November.