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2015 Live Your Dream Award Recipient Amanda Hairston

Soroptimist International of Placerville, a global organization that works to improve the lives of women and girls through programs leading to social and economic empowerment, presented a $2,500 Soroptimist Live Your Dream: Education and Training Awards for Women (formerly the Soroptimist Women’s Opportunity Awards) to help a local woman improve her economic situation.

Wide selection of beautiful dresses for the choosing!

Annual Prom Boutique

Every girl dreams of going to their High School Prom.  Soroptimist International of Placerville is helping to make that dream come true.   Through donations of new and gently used formal dresses and accessories we are able to provide gowns and accessories to local High School girls at no cost.

High School Scholarship Applications Due April 1

Are you a high schooler in your senior year?

Do you need funding for your college education?  Soroptimist International of Placerville is currently accepting applications to apply for $1,000 scholarships.  See your local high school counselor for the application.  For more information, please call 530.344.1476


Soroptimist Members Decorate Christmas Tree on Highway 50, Placerville

Several club members gathered to decorate our "club tree" to help decorate Placerville's portion of Highway 50 through town.  We had fun "zip" tying ornaments to the tree and winding about 8 strands of lights on it.

Upcoming Events

Feb 13, 2016

A Chocolate Affair - February 13, 2016

Please join us for A Chocolate Affair, a wine, food and chocolate tasting event held annually at the El Dorado County Fairgrounds.  This year is sure to be a great time with David Sobon of Sobon Auctions as our fabulous auctioneer!  The Soroptimist Clubs of Placerville and Cameron Park/El Dorado Hills bands together for this annual event to raise funds for our scholarship awards and community programs for next year.  Tickets are $40 in advance and $45 at the door.  Check out our event website at www.choco

Feb 17, 2016

Noon Meeting at Denny's

Please join us every 3rd Wednesday for lunch at Noon at the Denny's Restaurant on Fair Lane in Placerville.  We will have a speaker to educate ourselves on a topic relative to our community.

Mar 7, 2016

Business Meeting

Soroptimist International of Placerville meets for their Business Meeting every 1st Wednesday of each month at Denny's Restaurant, 99 Fairlane, Placerville at Noon.

Nov 25, 2016

International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

Women's activists have marked November 25 as a day against violence since 1981.