What an amazing Restore, Refresh, Renew meeting hosted by our incredibly talented District I and District II Directors!! Thank you both for another successful Southern Region weekend. 
Lunafest 2019 is in the books and we couldn't be happier with the results!  Sending a huge "thank you" to our supporters and sponsors for making this year's event a resounding success!!!
Tampa Lunafest 2019
Thank you to the generous sponsors of Tampa Lunafest 2019!
Soroptimists from the Tampa Bay area volunteered in support of the 2019 DOD Warrior Games held the last week of June in Tampa. The 2019 DOD Warrior Games, sponsored by U.S. Special Forces Command (SOCOM) showcased more than 300 wounded warrior athletes comprising teams from the various service branches as well as international competitors from countries such as Canada, UK, Denmark, The Netherlands and Australia.
On June 8, 2019, we held our yearly SI Tampa get-together where we emptied our piggy banks and donated our spare change to cover club administrative expenses for next year.
The 93rd Annual Southern Region Conference was held May 3 - 5 in Orlando, Florida at the Embassy Suites Lake Buena Vista.  Ten members from SI Tampa participated in this wonderful event.  Our keynote speaker, Linda Smith (Shared Hope International) sent us home with a renewed mission with regards to human trafficking awareness.
Tampa Dream It, Be It 2019
On April 27th, 2019, SI Tampa hosted its 3rd Annual Dream It, Be It One Day Conference.  SI Tampa was truly honored to be amongst such inquisitive and aspirational young women.  Our attendees included future scientists, CEOs, IT and medical professionals, law enforcement officers and educators.  The sky is the limit for our dreamers!   Subject areas covered included dream boards, exploring careers, creating achievable goals, rising above obstacles and balancing stress.  We plan to stay in touch wit
Our 41st Annual Live Your Dream Awards banquet was held at the Rusty Pelican. We recognized five incredible women in our community with money towards their education and to their community partners.
On Saturday, September 22nd, Soroptimist International of Tampa hosted its first Lunafest Fundraiser.  In 2000, LUNA, created Lunafest, a traveling film festival celebrating, showcasing and championing women.  Each event serves as a fundrasier for a local women's cause.  
On April 14th, 2018, SI Tampa hosted its 2nd Annual Dream It, Be It One Day Conference.  This event increased over double its size from last year and we couldn't have been more excited.  The day was long but the girls enjoyed the sessions and were able to take something away from the seminars presented.  Our goal is to grow from year to year and the members of SI Tampa are already strategizing and planning for next year's event.  We would like to thank the Children's Board of Hillsborough County for use of its building and helping us to pull off this special event despite the race that clos