Live Your Dream Education and Training Award Deadline extended

Live Your Dream Award  Education and Training Award

Soroptimist International of Napa announces that the annual Live Your Dream Education and Training Award, local deadline for applications has been extended to December 15, 2019 from the original deadline of November 15.   Soroptimist International of the Americas Head-quarter’s, extended the deadline in the Founder Region Area which includes Napa and Sonoma Counties and others because of the most recent fires and power outages that have disrupted everyone’s lives….

The Live Your Dream Education and Training award is for women who are Head-of-household, have financial need, are enrolled in or accepted to college or a trade school and are motivated to improve their life and that of their family.

Paper applications can be received locally by Soroptimist International of Napa Chairperson Nancy Giltner.   Email Nancy at for an application or for any questions.  An application can also be downloaded from the Soroptimist Founder Region website  The Application must be received by 12/15/19.  The application and supporting materials can be mailed to Soroptimist International of Napa   Attn:  Nancy Giltner P O Box 916   Napa, CA  94559.

Soroptimist International of Napa is celebrating 80 years in the community as a global volunteer organization that provides women and girls with access to the education and training they need to achieve economic empowerment. The club was chartered in 1939 and Soroptimist began in 1921 in Alameda and long since  is a world-wide organization.

For membership information Contact Debbie Goodman at 707-478-7630 or email  Meetings are not held in November and December but starting in January, Soroptimist International of Napa  will meet again the 2nd and 3rd Tuesday of the month for lunch at Embassy Suites at noon, and the third Tuesday of the month in the evening at changing locations at 5:30 pm.