"Soroptimist" is a coined term which means, "Best for Women." Soroptimist International of Tahoe Sierra was chartered on Friday, March 4, 1977. Our club is part of the Sierra Nevada Region, which is one of seven regions under the direction of Soroptimist International of the Americas.
The mission statement of Soroptimist International of Tahoe Sierra is to “Strengthen and enhance the lives of women and youth in our community and the world.”
With our established mission in mind, we participate in programs at our local level based on the specific needs of our community. In addition our club is mindful of the need to enhance the lives of women and youth throughout the world.
Upcoming Events & Speakers
Jun 20, 2013Speaker: Karen Houser of the Boys & Girls Club of Lake Tahoe
Join us as our own member, Karen Houser brings us up to date on the fantastic projects she and the kids are involved in. You can learn more about the club here. Come and learn how you can help a child to be great!
Jun 27, 2013Special Event: SITS Installation Party
Let the celebration begin as we thank our present Board and welcome those who have stepped up to service for our 2013-2014 year. The evening will be full of fun and surprises!
Jul 4, 2013SITS Business Meeting
It is through our monthly business meeting that members and guests are updated on the work that our club does both locally and around the world. Join us to learn and share!
Best for Women Magazine
There's always a good read in the Best for Women magazine.
Latest News and Blog
Four years ago, I met Wendy David when I applied to become an El Dorado County CASA. She invited me as a Thursday morning SITS guest. I love women of action; and the energy, diversity and the mission to improve women's.........
As Vice President for our club, I am very excited this year to learn the nuts and bolts of Soroptimist. I will be attending Board meetings, learning the bylaws and processes of our club. My primary duties are to........
After spending 30+ years in education as a Reading Specialist at Zephyr Cove I was able to devote some time to other endeavors that had my interest. Soroptimist of Tahoe Sierra fits that bill both with their mission and also their dedicated and fun-loving members. Undeniably there’s.........