Soroptimist Pledge & Objectives


I pledge allegiance to Soroptimism
And to the ideals for which it stands;
The sincerity of friendship,
The joy of achievement,
The dignity of service,
The integrity of profession,
The love of country.
I will put forth my greatest effort
To promote, uphold and defend these ideals
For a larger fellowship in home,
in society, in business,
For country and for God.



To maintain high ethical standards in business,
in professions and in other aspects of life.

To strive for human rights for all people and,
in particular, to advance the status of women.

To develop a spirit of friendship and unity among
Soroptimists of all countries.

To quicken the spirit of service and human understanding.

To contribute to international understanding
and universal friendship.