Read SIA Past President Cathy Standiford’s incredible blog post about the sexual assault she suffered as a college student and her brave decision to come forward. We applaud Cathy’s courage and appreciate the trust she’s placed in us to share her story—she is our “shero.” Please offer your words of encouragement and support to Cathy in the reply section of the blog; we’re sure she’d love to hear from you.
Also check out our post about Ivana, who was selected by volunteer judges to receive a first level $1,000 and second level $5,000 Live Your Dream Award to help her reach her education goals! She is one of hundreds of remarkable women worldwide who receive a monetary award each year through Soroptimist’s renowned Live Your Dream Awards program. Read her extraordinary story here.