501(C)3 Organization ---- Federal Tax ID# 23-2154856

I pledge allegiance to Soroptimist 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

Strengthening and enhancing the lives of women and youth in our community and the world.

“Soroptimist” is a coined term which means, “Best for Women.” Soroptimist International of Tahoe Sierra was chartered on Friday, March 4, 1977. Our club is part of the Sierra Nevada Region, which is one of seven regions under the direction of Soroptimist International of the Americas. The mission statement of Soroptimist International of Tahoe Sierra is to “Strengthen and enhance the lives of women and youth in our community and the world.” With our established mission in mind, we participate in programs at our local level based on the specific needs of our community. In addition, our club is mindful of the need to enhance the lives of women and youth throughout the world.

  • Upcoming Speakers & Events

    • Elegant Evening is coming!

      Our single fundraiser is just around the corner! It is through our Elegant Evening event that we have fun with our friends while raising funds to make positive change occur for the women and youth in our community and the world. Our website explains the work that we do so please take some time to see that your heart reflects the work that we do. Together as partners we make incredible and lasting changes for many lives.  Purchase your tickets online at www.501auctions.com/elegantevening2018 or follow the link on the Elegant Evening tab above!  See you at the best party in town!

    • Nancy’s trip to Cuba and Happy Dollars!

      Jan. 18, 2018
      President Elect Nancy Muller will share her trip to Cuba with us and we'll have time to share our stories from our holiday season!  It's a great way to get to know our members so join us.

    • Speaker: Barbara Slade, Between Horses and Humans

      Jan. 25, 2018
      Barbara Slade of Between Horses and Humans is a non-profit program that pairs able-bodied children from a variety of backgrounds with equine partners. Children interact with horses by doing groundwork, flatwork, equine body work and riding, using various methodologies . Students are encouraged to explore what works and doesn’t work with their relationships with their horses. They learn to come from the heart and to partner rather than dominate their equine partners

    • February Business Meeting

      Feb. 1, 2018
      Join us as we discuss all things SITS. Our club accomplishes quite a bit during the year and you'll hear a lot about our progress and plans as we hold our monthly business meeting. 

2018 Silver Sponsors

El Dorado

Meet Our Leadership

Diane Imbach


Soroptimist International of Tahoe Sierra was founded on March 4, 1977, over 40 years ago. Our club’s vision has always been to help women and children have the resources and opportunities to reach their full potential and live their dreams. The most rewarding…

Nancy Muller

President Elect

After the South Lake Tahoe Angora fire, I was overwhelmed and touched by the outpouring of support from our community for the fire survivors. I had always thought I’d move away from Tahoe after I retired from education, but witnessing that love and support following the fire, I knew…

Meet us on Thursday mornings

Time: 7:30 - 8:30 a.m.
South Lake Tahoe Senior Center
3050 Lake Tahoe Blvd.
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150

Company Info

501(c)(3) Organization
Federal Tax ID# 23-2154856

Club Info

Soroptimist International of Tahoe Sierra
PO Box 18727
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96151
Email:   sitahoesierra@gmail.com

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2017-2018 Board of Directors

Diane Imbach
President Elect
Nancy Muller
Rec. Secretary
Blair Bolles
Corr. Secretary
Doris Groelz
Gen. Fund Treas.
Jeanne Prestella
Ser. Fund Treas.
Jackie Nelson

Director 1-Year
Karen Johnson
Director 2-Year
Janna York
Delegate 1-Year
Trudy Mills
Delegate 2-Year
Teddi Breaux
Lydia Rogers
Immediate Past President
Shelly Martinez

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