Founder Region Fellowship ~ Soroptimist International



Soroptimist International of the Americas, Founder Region

encompasses 51 Clubs in ten North Coast and East Bay Counties in California, as well as Hawaii, Guam and the Northern Mariana Islands.

Founder Region is so named because the first Soroptimist club met and was chartered in Oakland, California in 1921 when the first club, Soroptimist International of Oakland was formed.

SOROPTIMIST INTERNATIONAL has about 80,000 members
in 132 countries and territories and is composed of four federations:

  1. 1)Soroptimist International of the Americas
      click to see Soroptimist Countries and Territories

Founder Region is one of 28 regions of Soroptimist International of the Americas (SIA) headquartered in Philadelphia, PA, and comprises 31,000+ members in approximately 1,300 clubs in 20 countries.

  1. 2)Soroptimist International of Great Britain and Ireland

  2. 3)Soroptimist International of Europe

  3. 4)Soroptimist International of the South West Pacific