SI MADURAI has come a long way since its charter on 2010. The long arduous task of establishing a new organisation has been done by all the previous Presidents of SI Madurai with a lot of dedication and the responsibility to take it further now lies with me. SI Madurai has done well over the years by doing many outstanding projects for society. Our umbrella organisations, Soroptimist International and Soroptimist International of Great Britain and Ireland maintain a stress on service to women and children through projects Learn More»
The name Soroptimist was coined from the Latin words ‘soror’ meaning sister, and ‘optima’ meaning best. Soroptimist is perhaps best interpreted as ‘the best for women’. From the founding of the first Soroptimist club in Oakland, California, in 1921, through to the present day, Soroptimists have continued to strive to achieve ‘the best for women’ in every sphere of their lives
Key program areas of SI are: increase access to formal & non-formal learning opportunities, improve access to economic empowerment & sustainable opportunities for the employment of women, eliminate violence against women & girls, ensure women & girls have food security and access to health care, address the specific needs of women & girls by improving environmental sustainability and mitigating effects of climate.. Learn More»
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Two rooms donated to Able Kids School was inaugurated on 27.11.15 by Dr.Revathy Kailairajan, Dean, Govt. Rajaji Hospital,Madurai and Mrs.Shakuntala Devi, District Differently Abled Welfare Officer, Madurai on 27th Nov. 2015 in the presence of SI Madurai President , Mrs.Latha Abiruben, and members, VP Sangeetha, Mrs.Valli Annamalai, Dr.Sudha Dheep, Dr.Janet, Dr.Lakshmi Subburaj, Founder of JK Mass Foundation /Able Kids School,Mr.Jayakumar, Director of JK Mass Foundation, Mr.Sudhakar.
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