Come Join Us
and find out more about how Soropotimist enriches the lives of women and girls in our community.
Our next meeting is scheduled for
Monday, October 14th, 5:00 p.m.
at the West Hawaii Civic Center Community Meeting Hale, Building G (74-5044 Ane Keohokale Highway).
Light pupus will be served.
Please let us know if you are interested in attending.
We are welcoming new members. If you are interested in joining, please take a look at our membership packet.
Founder Region Governor Donna Gaddis Wolf (center) with SIK members Mamie Bramlett (left) and Kelly Shaw (right) at the 2012 SIK Convention.
Check out our photo album for more pictures from the Convention.
Installation of Officers and Directors for 2012/2013
On June 28, 2012 we met to install our 2012/2013 Board of Directors, thank our outgoing board, welcome 3 new members into our club and present some special awards.
Presiding over the event was Marcia Wishnick, outgoing Vice President. Special guest, Lorene Hopkins, District VI Director, spoke to the club. We were honored to have her here to install our new members Barbara Garcia, Teri LaBrousse and Crystal Stuart.
Sally Alapai was presented with the Laural Society Pin, Marcia Wishnick was presented with the Fellowship Award and Laura DeBoer, President, presented three WHOO (honor your own) awards to Fanny Gouveia, Marcia Wishnick, and Kelly Shaw.
The outgoing board, Laura DeBoer, President, Marcia Wishnick, Vice President, Lois Griffiths, Vice President, Mary Huebner, Secretary and Mamie Bramlet, Director were thanked for their service. The incoming board members, Laura DeBoer, President (yes again!), Linda Meyer, Vice President, Kelly Shaw, Secretary, Jennifer Eland, Treasurer and Virginia Isbell, Director, were installed.
We took a club photo. Look at all these great women. It's going to be a great year as we work to improve the lives of women and girls in our community and throughout the world!!!
Front row from left: Virginia Isbell, Patty Vaughnn-Butler, Marcia Wishnick, Lorene Hopkins, Crystal Stuart, Laura DeBoer, Fanny Gouveia, Lois Griffiths. Back row from left: Mary Huebner, Sally Alapai, Suzanne Gillam, Jennifer Eland, Kelly Shaw, Mamie Bramlet, Linda Meyer, Teri Labrousse, Ofie Shamber. Not present: Patty Schumacher, Debbie Wills, Barbara Garcia.
Jennifer Eland (left) is inducted as our newest member on January 24, 2012 by Suzanne Gillam, Assistant Treasurer (center) and Sally Alapai, Membership Chair (right).
Principal Will Murakami of Kealakehe High School speaks to the club on January 24, 2012.
Caroling at the Life Care Center of Kona on December 6, 2011.
District VI Director, Sylvia Crafton, reviews the recent District Meeting, held this year in Guam, at our 11/22 monthly meeting.