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Soroptimist International of Phoenix is part of a global organization called Soroptimist International.  Click on the chart below to learn more about where we are located:
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Soroptimist International of Phoenix History


Soroptimist International is a worldwide service organization for women with 82,000 members in 129 countries. We are committed to a world where women and girls achieve their individual and collective potential, realize aspirations and have an equal voice in their communities worldwide.  For more information go to

Soroptimist International of Phoenix was chartered in 1936.
Our membership encompasses women who are passionate about our mission, each other, and the community.  We enjoy working together to achieve our strategic goal of empowering women and girls by providing access to, and support of their educational objectives.



Local History


Our Club, along with other  Soroptimist Clubs in  the Valley, founded Girls  Ranch and Tumbleweed.  Soroptimist International of Phoenix (SIP) partners with other local agencies and charities that help support and promote the Soroptimist mission.


In addition to hands on community service through local projects, each year SIP awards educational cash awards to women to further their educational goals.


SIP membership provides an enriching environment for women to develop friendships and to support each other while  experiencing the satisfaction  of their collective efforts to  improve communities.

The essence of being a Soroptimist can be found in their pledge that outlines the ideals of the organization:


The Sincerity of Friendship
The Joy of Achievement
The Dignity of Service
The Integrity of Profession
The Love of Country




The heart of the Soroptimist mission is  "improving the lives of women and girls through social and economic empowerment".   Soroptimist International of Phoenix focuses its efforts on projects to assist women and  children in the local Phoenix metropolitan area and globally through programs administered by Sorptimist International of the Americas.



Becoming a Member


Membership provides an enriching environment for women to develop friendships and to support each other while experiencing the satisfaction of their collective efforts to improve our community. If you are interested in becoming a Soroptimist, Contact Us.


Soroptimist is an international volunteer organization for business and professional women who work to improve the lives of women and girls.
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