Improving the Lives of Women and Girls

through programs leading to social and economic empowerment.

Best for Women

Best for Women

Soroptimist [suh-rop-tuh-mist] is a coined term meaning “Best for Women”and that is what we strive to be – Women at our best helping other women to be their best.

Improving Lives

Improving Lives

Educate, Empower, Enable – these are the ways in which Soroptimists around the globe help women improve their lives.
La Mesa Soroptimist Members

Get Involved

Do you have a passion for helping women and girls? We offer a variety of ways to be involved in what we do.

Every girl deserves the chance
to live her dream!

Upcoming Events

Nov
1
Thu
7:30 am Monthly Business Meeting @ Denny's El Cajon
Monthly Business Meeting @ Denny's El Cajon
Nov 1 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am
Join us for breakfast to learn about Soroptimist and how we help women and girls attain social and economic empowerment. At this meeting we discuss business and finances and plan projects that will improve the[...]
Nov
8
Thu
7:30 am Club Program Meeting @ Denny's Restaurant
Club Program Meeting @ Denny's Restaurant
Nov 8 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am
Join us for breakfast at Denny’s to learn about Soroptimist and our programs to lead women and girls to social and economic empowerment. At this meeting we invite experts and people from the community with[...]
Nov
21
Wed
7:00 am Pre-Thanksgiving Community Break... @ Handlery Hotel San Diego
Pre-Thanksgiving Community Break... @ Handlery Hotel San Diego
Nov 21 @ 7:00 am – 9:00 am
Pre-Thanksgiving Community Breakfast @ Handlery Hotel San Diego | San Diego | California | United States
The Annual Thanks-for-Giving Community Breakfast is made possible by sponsors and hosted by the Soroptimist International of La Mesa, a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. Soroptimist is a global volunteer organization working to improve the lives of women and[...]
Dec
6
Thu
7:30 am Monthly Business Meeting @ Denny's El Cajon
Monthly Business Meeting @ Denny's El Cajon
Dec 6 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am
Join us for breakfast to learn about Soroptimist and how we help women and girls attain social and economic empowerment. At this meeting we discuss business and finances and plan projects that will improve the[...]

2018 April Scribbles

Features: Our 2018 Live Your Dream Awardees, District III Winter Meeting, Dinner at Rachel’s Center for homeless women. Scribbles newsletter covers current events and stories about our club's programs and social activities. Scribbles April...

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2018 March News from President Marlene

Can you believe it is March already? I hope everyone has survived the flu season and is staying warm and enjoying the rain. The Nominating Committee was formed in February for the next club year. The committee consists of Dolores Kelly as chair with Linda Barbod and...

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