On Oct. 14 the Azusa/Glendora Soroptimists held their second Cupcake Camp SGV fundraiser at Glendora High School. With over 400 tickets sold, they were able to make donations to four very worthy causes. Receiving their checks are (l-r back row) Volleyball players Clare Taskey, Haleigh Watson, Lauren Hyllengren, Cassandra Freitag, and Ashley Stewart, Glendora High School Varsity. (l-r front row) Julie Boynton, Project Sister; Julie Wisdom, Stepping Stones for Women; Anna Interiano, Assistant Director – WINGS Domestic Violence Program; and Elaine Heisinger, President, Azusa/Glendora Soroptimists.
Soroptimist International is a worldwide volunteer service organization for business and professional women, working to improve the lives of women and girls in local communities and throughout the world. Membership provides an enriching environment for women to develop friendships and to support each other, while experiencing the satisfaction of their collective efforts to improve communities.
Local Programs include: Sister’s Closet, Santa’s Clothes, Teacher Grants, Books for Babies, Project Sister, Homework House, Stepping Stones for Women, Eye-Das for the Visually Impaired. Regional/National Programs include YWCA WINGS benefiting Battered Women, YWCA Women of Achievement, Violet Richardson Awards, Women Opportunity Awards.
- Press release provided by Soroptimist Club Azusa/Glendora