Fulfillment – Working on projects that improve the lives of women and girls leads to personal satisfaction and recognition from the community.
Friendship – Cultivating relationships with other women who have similar interests and values is a central aspect of Soroptimist membership.
Diversity – Meeting and learning about women from different ethnic and cultural backgrounds, and participating in projects that address the needs of women throughout the globe, contributes to world peace and understanding.
Networking – Associating with other women representing a variety of professions facilitates valuable business contacts.
Leadership – Developing skills at the club level results in enhanced professional capabilities as well as leadership opportunities at all levels of the organization.
Mentoring – Reaching out to women at the beginning of their professional lives provides an avenue for Soroptimist members to serve as mentors.
Convenience – Belonging to an association with organized programs and professionally developed resources frees members from administrative constraints, while enabling them to concentrate on providing volunteer service.
Services – Joining Soroptimist provides a subscription to Soroptimist International of the Americas’ award–winning magazine; access to Soroptimist’s members-only web site; and additional benefits such as several insurance options (United States only) and a low–interest credit card (United States only).