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Soroptimist is a global volunteer organization working to improve the lives of women and girls through programs leading to social and economic empowerment. Soroptimist membership connects women to each other, to their local communities and to the world community. We focus on issues such as domestic violence, poverty, sexual harassment, inequities in the workplace, and other challenges unique to today’s women.

We’ve launched the first Santa Cruz County Women’s Business Directory and want YOU to be a part of it. If you own or run a business in SC County, go to our directory page to submit a listing and be included…it’s FREE!

Support our non-profit organization by making a tax-deductible contribution!




Soroptimist International of Capitola By-the-Sea is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Contributions are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law. Tax ID 94-9771973.

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Do you have plans tonight? Why not stop by Discretion Brewing for a beer? 20% of proceeds from beer sales will go to support our club!

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6 days ago

20% of the beer sales on July 24th at Discretion Brewery will be going to support our club! So swing by sometime for beer and food, or just great beer, and support two great organizations at once!

Soroptimist is a global volunteer organization working to improve the lives of women and girls through programs leading to social and economic empowerment. Our club raises funds to help support local women and girls through education Awards and a mentorship program. For more information visit our website at best4women.org or send us a message!
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Discretion Brewery Fundraiser

July 24, 2017, 11:30am - July 24, 2017, 9:00pm

20% of the beer sales on July 24th at Discretion Brewery will be going to support our club! So swing by sometime for beer and food, or just great beer, and support two great organizations at once! So...

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Santa Cruz Shakespeare is in full swing! Be sure to stop by our booth to rent your cushions, chairs, and blankets when you come out to see the show! ... See MoreSee Less

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