In celebration of 100 years of Soroptimist International on July 17, ladies of Soroptimist International Newtown planted a Double Chaconia tree on the grounds of the Maternity Ward at the Port-of-Spain General Hospital.
Ladies of Soroptimist International Newtown plant a Double Chaconia on the grounds of the Maternity Ward of the Port-of-Spain General Hospital on July 17.
July 17 was also Soroptimist Day of Action for the SI Federation, Soroptimist International Great Britain and Ireland (SIGBI), which includes T&T. The theme for SIGBI's Day of Action 2021 was "Transform Our Future On The Earth". SI said that as an organisation with special General Consultative Status to the UN's Economic and Social Council, its mandate links to the UN and the focus this year was on Goal 13 of the Sustainable Developmental Goals–Climate Action.