Key projects of Soroptimist International of Brea/La Habra include:

  • Live Your Dream Education and Training Awards for Women
  • Dream It, Be It Career Support for Teen Girls
  • Human Trafficking Awareness
  • Scholarships for local high school seniors
  • Supporting local charities and nonprofits whose missions of empowerment and education for women align with ours
  • Annual collection of blankets for the homeless
  • Back-to-School shopping with the Brea Kiwanis

Live Your Dream

A monetary award given to a head-of-household woman working to improve her education and job skills to achieve her goals in better employment and career choices.

Live Your Dream Application Form

Dream It, Be It Career Support for Teen Girls Dream It, Be It helps high school girls who face obstacles to their future success. Through seminars and positive role models and support of Soroptimist, girls learn career opportunities, how to set and achieve goals, achieve success and move forward after setbacks and failures.

If you can dream it, you can be it!

Human Trafficking Awareness

Soroptimist International of Brea/La Habra, a member of the Orange County Human Trafficking Task Force (OCHTTF), is committed to raising public awareness that human trafficking happens in all locations and all walks of life–even in Orange County.

Soroptimist International of Brea/La Habra has an information table in the Brea Mall the third Sunday of every month, except December. For more information: Chair Jane Shellhouse:

Soroptimist International has a voice in the United Nations. In the United States, the first National Day of Human Trafficking Awareness launched on January 11, 2008 and is recognized each year at the UN and USA Soroptimist clubs.

If you suspect an incident of trafficking in the United States, call the National Human Trafficking Resource Center's 24-hour toll-free hotline number at 888-373-7888. TTI: 711.

To learn more, please view the OCHTTF video, , "The Cost of Demand,"

For more information:

Local High School Scholarships

Soroptimist International of Brea/La Habra honors local students and award qualifying applicants with scholarships. For more information and application forms please contact