Soroptimist International of Ceres

Soroptimist Pledge

"I pledge allegiance to Soroptimist and to the ideals for which it stands: 

     The Sincerity of Friendship
     The Joy of Achievement
     The Dignity of Service
     The Integrity of Profession
     The Love of Country

I will put forth my greatest effort to promote, uphold and defend these ideals, for a larger fellowship in home, in society, in business for country and for God."




Thank you, SI/Ceres, CA!

We are grateful for your Founders Pennies contribution of $296.64, made on July 11, 2023. Your ongoing support provides women and girls with access to the education and training they need to achieve economic empowerment - ensuring a brighter future for their families, their communities, and the world!

By participating in Founders Pennies, SI/Ceres, CA has demonstrated its dedication and commitment to investing in the future of courageous women and girls, not only in your local community, but around the world. We are honored to have SI/Ceres, CA's support so we can reach half a million women and girls through our global Dream Programs!

As a token of our appreciation, we've attached a virtual badge to be placed on your club's website. This badge will represent SI/Ceres, CA's commitment to the global advancement of women and girls.

To add the image to your website, save the badge to your desktop and upload it as you would a photo. If you have any questions, please contact our Fund Development Department at 215-893-9000 or

On behalf of the thousands of women and girls who benefit from your support, THANK YOU! Together we will work to achieve our Big Goal and invest in the dreams of a half million women and girls through access to education by 2031!

In Soroptimist friendship,

Stephanie Smith,
SIA President, 2022-2023

Tana Elizondo,
Chair, Fundraising Council

Soroptimist International of Ceres Mission Statement

Soroptimist International of Ceres is a community service organization, which provides an opportunity to promote the best for women and girls on a local and a global level.  We will share our time, talents and financial resources to enrich our communities.  Together we will:

  • Improve the livest of women and girls
  • Help women achieve social and economic empowerment
  • Serve as a global voice for women
  • Provide outstanding leadership development opportunities for woman and girls

Membership also provides the opportunity for networking, promotes high ethical standards in all aspects of life, and serves as a positive role model for women and girls in the community.

Soroptimist Aims

To maintain high ethical standards in business and professional life.

To strive for human rights for all people and, in particular, to advance the status of women.

To develop a spirit of friendship and unity among Soroptimists of all countries.

To quicken the spirit of service and human understanding.

To contribute to international understanding and universal friendship.