Soroptimist International of Dallas

Howdy and welcome to our website!


Our club formed in 1944 and we are an active group of professionals, volunteers and retirees who are dedicated to serving Dallas and our community. Soroptimists are a dynamic group of women who care about making the world a better place for women and girls. We are a voice for women through awareness, advocacy and action.



SOROPTIMIST [suh-rop-tuh-mist] noun. A global volunteer network of women in 132 countries and territories who work to improve the lives of women and girls.

Best for women. What the organization strives to be – women at our best, helping other women to be their best.

OUR VISION – Women and girls will have the resources and opportunities to reach their full potential and live their dreams.

OUR MISSION – To improve the lives of women and girls through programs leading to social and economic empowerment.



The Dallas area club provides support and service in the following local and global projects:

Alley’s House
Loreto House
Camp Summit
Dream It, Be It
Journey of Hope
Gendercide Awareness Project

Monetary Awards & Scholarships:

Ruby Award
Betty Jay Award
Maxine Broyles Award
Live Your Dream Award
Dallas Scholars Scholarship





Message from Soroptimist International of The America’s 2017/2018 President Dawn Marie Lemonds