Soroptimist International is a global volunteer movement working together to transform the lives of women and girls every day.
Its network of 80,000 club members in 130 countries and territories works at a local, national and international level to educate, empower and enable opportunities for women and girls and their families. Soroptimist members volunteer to improve the lives of women and girls through programs leading to social and economic empowerment. Approximately 76,000 Soroptimists in over 120 countries and territories support community–based and global projects benefiting women and girls. The organization is particularly concerned with providing women and girls access to education, as this is the most effective path to self-determination.