Club activities in times of COVID-19
Despite the hardship and the uncertainty of the fight of COVID-19 worldwide, Zontians in District 17 responded quickly in servicing for the relief of the communities.
The Zonta Club of Brussel Zavel organized its very first online Corona-proof YWPA Club Award ZOOM Celebration.
Zonta Club of Brussel Zavel (District 27, Area 6) maintained their annual Eastern action even with the total lock down in Belgium due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
When COVID-19 closed down schools and nearly everything else, it caused many families, already of low-income and with few resources, to search far and wide for food.
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on low-income families in Hong Kong, Zonta Club of the New Territories, through its Charitable Trust, has donated HKD 120,000 to underprivileged families in Tin Shui Wai North.
The Zonta Cub of Saint Sofia launched Plan Z, a specialized online platform to provide expert advice, personal consultations with specialists, trainings, useful information, and community support for victims of violence.
The Zonta Club of Taranto donated 500 masks to a local hospital for doctors and nurses who daily face the terror of COVID-19.
The Zonta Club of Kauai in Hawaii, USA, partnered with the Kaua'i Independent Food Bank and the Kaua'i Lions Club to package and distribute food essentials to the community.
The Zonta Club of Toronto in Canada donated gloves to a local hospital to help ease the effects of COVID-19.
Clubs joining forces in times of COVID-19
District 28 boldly took the challenge to convert most of its planned events into Zoom meetings, to keep district and areas business running, and to show alumnae how much they care about them.