Soroptimist Honor Two At Italian Night Fund Raiser
The Dillon Soroptimist Club hosted the annual purses with a purpose fund raising event this last Saturday, March 25th at the Dillon Elks Lodge. The annual event raises funds for scholarships to help empower women and girls to give them an education and help improve their and family’s lives. This year’s Live Your Dreams award winners were Carrie and Melanie with the Live Your Dreams Award.
Shine Studio helped set up and clear tables as the event took place, Jeff Welborn kept the auction flowing, and officer Joel Stewart spoke on the dangers of drugs, domestic violence, and domestic violence within our community. He also gave a short talk on the upcoming talk at the college on human trafficking to be held on April 13th.
The Soroptimist have already set a date for next year's dinner on February 10th, with the theme being Chinese New Year. If you would like to join the Soroptimist they will have a membership invitation tea at the senior center, this Saturday, April 1st from 1:30 to 3:30.