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Zonta Club of Sanibel-Captiva donate PPE to Lee Memorial Hospital in Fort Myers

Posted on 6/30/2020
After cancellation of the 19th annual A Peek at the Unique home tour on March 14



District 17 Zontians serve their communities in the wake of COVID-19

Posted on 6/29/2020
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.



Zonta Club of Kauai Volunteers with Kauai Independent Food Bank distribution

Posted on 6/18/2020
Zonta Club of Kauai partners with other organizations to volunteer at food bank.



Zonta Club of East Auckland supports local Women's Refuge during Pandemic

Posted on 6/16/2020
Zonta Club of East Auckland donates to Women's Refuge Initiative



Zonta Club of Verden Gives out Vouchers As A Thank You For Outgoing Biennium

Posted on 6/15/2020
Zonta Club of Verden initiate a Big thank-you-campaign for outgoing biennium



Members of Zonta Club of Kauai stepped up in supporting the Mission

Posted on 6/14/2020
Zonta Club of Kauai Members gather for annual photo up.



Zonta Club of Johnson County support Rape Victims

Posted on 6/8/2020
The Zonta club of Johnston County is committed to providing help and relieve to victims of Rape



Golden Z Club featured in campus newspaper

Posted on 6/1/2020
Golden Z Club of St. Louis brings new energy to the women's movement



Zonta Club of Cebu II celebrates Women’s Month Celebration

Posted on 5/29/2020
Zonta Club of Cebu II, led by President Marilou Cañizares, celebrated Women's Month with activities highlighting some of the club’s advocacies



Zonta club Brussel Zavel organizes YWPA Club Award Zoom Celebration

Posted on 5/27/2020
Zonta club Brussel Zavel organized its very first online Corona-proof YWPA Club Award ZOOM Celebration!



Zonta club Brussel Zavel supports nurses during COVID 19 outbreak

Posted on 5/27/2020
Challenging times ask for special actions for those in need!



Zonta Club of Myrtle Beach supports low income family during COVID 19 outbreak

Posted on 5/24/2020
Zonta Club of Myrtle Beach supports low income family with a food drive during COVID 19 outbreak



District 2 donates money to each club in the district

Posted on 5/22/2020
Due to the upswing of domestic violence in our communities, and since the Chicago Convention was cancelled



Zonta Club Mandaluyong San Juan II Supports the Filipino Frontliners

Posted on 5/21/2020
With the outbreak of COVID 19, our club was quick to respond, partnering with non-governmental organizations to support frontliners



Zonta Club of Fredericksburg mentor and support women in Africa

Posted on 5/21/2020
In the attached photo see the girls and their mother who visited the members of the Zonta Club of Fredericksburg this past year. We had wonderful conversation and camaraderie at a local restaurant. We were elated to meet all of these lovely ladies.



Zonta Club of Fredericksburg holds monthly meetings in Social Distancing mode

Posted on 5/21/2020
A screen shot of one of our recent membership meetings via Zoom!



Zonta Club of Taranto donates 500 masks to hospital to help doctors and nurses

Posted on 5/20/2020
The Zonta Club of Taranto in Italy donated 500 masks to a local hospital for doctors and nurses who daily face the terror of COVID-19.



Zonta Club of Kauai joins other organizations to volunteer at the food bank

Posted on 5/20/2020
The Zonta Club of Kauai partnered with the Kaua'i Independent Food Bank and the Kaua'i Lions Club to package and distribute food essentials to the community.



Zonta club of New Territories Supporting Underprivileged Families In Hong Kong Amid COVID-19

Posted on 5/20/2020
Zonta Club of the New Territories Charitable Trust Supporting Underprivileged Families In Hong Kong Amid COVID-19



Zonta Club Mandaluyong volunteered to preserve the heritage of Blaan

Posted on 5/20/2020
The Zonta Club of Mandaluyong-San Juan 2, in coordination with Health Futures Foundation, visited Blaan women of Landan, Polomoloc, South Cotabato, to support the art of Blaan hand embroidery called ansif which is now a dying tradition.



ZC of Saint Sofia lunches social innovation platform to support women during the COVID-19 pandemic

Posted on 5/18/2020
ZC of Saint Sofia, D30 has launched a project Plan Z for the creation of the first online platform in Bulgaria for personal consultations and support for girls and women at risk and their families



Zonta club of Houston Dedicates Tree to Survivors of Domestic Violence

Posted on 5/18/2020
ZCH Dedicates Tree to Local Women Survivors of Domestic Violence A Symbol of Hope - For Survivors of Violence



The Zonta Club of Melbourne sponsors young girls with the Uganda Project

Posted on 5/18/2020
The Zonta Club of Melbourne, Florida in 2018 expanded our outreach to another continent



District 28 holds online Alumnae Meeting during the COVID 19 Pandemic

Posted on 4/30/2020
At the end of March 2020 D28 should have held a long multipurpose weekend in Frankfurt, including our periodic Alumnae meeting, the chartering of a new club, an area meeting and a district board meeting and celebration. Keeping dates, times and agend



Zonta Clubs of Oulu I and II organize an event to say No to Violence Against Women

Posted on 4/21/2020
The theme was: Everyone is entitled to support. There was a total of 15 speeches about how different ages and culture background girls and women can live their lives without violence and how to get help when needed.



Zonta Club of Fort Collins Host Private Symposium for International Women's day

Posted on 4/21/2020
Bas Bleu Theater production 'Engaging Voices' celebrating 'Each for Equal' International Women's Day 2020



Zonta Clubs of Oulu I and II make a comic book about sexual harassment

Posted on 4/21/2020
Zonta Clubs of Oulu I and II made a common project in cooperation with community art center the Culture Power Station and the city of Oulu’s Safe Oulu Project. The Zontians made up five fictitious stories of a harassment and the Culture Power Station



Zonta Club of Toronto donates gloves to local hospital

Posted on 4/21/2020
The Zonta Club of Toronto in Canada donated gloves to a local hospital to help ease the effects of COVID-19.



The Zonta Club of Fort Collins curated a museum exhibit to celebrate IWD

Posted on 4/20/2020
The Zonta Club of Fort Collins curated a museum exhibit titled: Inspirational Women - Rising through Adversity to celebrate 100 years of women's advocacy in honor of Zonta International



ZAU Science Club operating in the middle of wilderness

Posted on 4/15/2020
ZAU Science Clubs for young girls are the result of the national campaign of District 20 in honor of the 100th anniversary of Zonta International. The attached video shows how one club operates during harsh winter conditions in a remote part of Finla



Zonta Club of Bendigo celebrates International Women's Day by honoring Local Achievers

Posted on 4/15/2020
Bendigo Zonta Club members and guests celebrated International Women’s day with inspiring keynote speaker Dr Airlie Chapman, a strong advocate of STEM education for women and advocate for the inclusion of females in developing new technology to avoid



Zonta Club of Madison hosts LunaFest Fundraiser

Posted on 3/15/2020
The club hosted a newly developed fundraiser using a film fest format.



Prime Minister of New Zealand gives keynote at Women's Day breakfast

Posted on 3/8/2020
Members of the Zonta Club of Wellington saw a successful turnout at the annual event.



Zonta Club of Port Macquarie Inc raises fund for birthing kit project

Posted on 3/3/2020
At Port Macquarie's Charles Sturt University Student Orientation Day on Tuesday 25th February 2020, members of the Zonta Club of Port Macquarie Inc manned a stall to canvass interest in an on-campus student club. Several names were taken and funds ar



Zonta Club of London recognizes 2019 fellows

Posted on 2/5/2020
The club recognized the most recent group of Amelia Earhart Fellows from the UK.



Zonta Club of Ottawa, Canada celebrates 90 years

Posted on 2/3/2020
On 1 February, Zontians gathered to celebrate the 90th anniversary of the club's charter.



District 20 Zontians start science club for girls

Posted on 2/2/2020
District 20 Zontians came together with another local organization to form these clubs for girls.



District 15 Zontians celebrate Advocacy Day in Michigan capitol

Posted on 1/15/2020
Zontians gave a briefing on child marriage, a press conference in the state capitol and then meetings with state representatives.



Zonta Club of Kauai puts together toiletry kits at January meeting

Posted on 1/11/2020
New members were also recognized at the meeting.



Zonta Club of Taranto I recognized with a prestigious award

Posted on 1/9/2020
The award recognized the work club members have done over the past 41 years.



In the News: Zonta continues long-standing tradition of holiday joy

Posted on 1/9/2020
The Zonta Club of St Cloud, District 7, hosted its 30th annual Zonta Christmas House.



More than 60 Zontians from the United States and Canada attended the District 1 Conference

Posted on 1/7/2020
At the December general meeting of the Zonta Club of Kauai, District 9



Zonta Club of Montpellier Marie de Montpellier continues to support museum visits

Posted on 1/5/2020
Club members continue to facilitate museum visits for women and girls who may not normally have the opportunity to visit.



Zonta Club of Kauai raises US$30K for annual Christmas Fund

Posted on 12/29/2019
The club collaborated with local groups to raise money for the fund.



Zonta Club of Rotterdam aan de Maas hosts handbag sale

Posted on 12/19/2019
Members hosted the sale and passed out yellow roses on 24 November.



Zonta Club of Cleveland welcomes AE fellowship awardee to speak at November meeting

Posted on 12/19/2019
Kathryn Daltorio, asst. professor at Case Western Reserve University and a 2007 Amelia Earhart Fellow, was a keynote speaker at Zonta Club of Cleveland's November meeting.



Zonta Club of Jefferson City, MO celebrates Zonta International’s centennial with awards, donations

Posted on 12/19/2019
The club celebrated the centennial anniversary of Zonta International by honoring community members who have made a lasting impact on others by presenting them with District 7 Centennial Impact awards.



Zontians in District 9 welcome new club

Posted on 12/17/2019
The Zonta Club of South Bay was welcomed with a charter ceremony.



Local YWPA Award winner receives letter from New Zealand prime minister

Posted on 12/16/2019
The awardee acknowledged the leadership of the New Zealand prime minister in her speech and word of this reached Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern.



District 1 hears from inspirational young women at its district conference

Posted on 12/11/2019
More than 60 Zontians from the United States and Canada attended the District 1 Conference from 8-10 November in Wakefield, Massachusetts.



Zonta Club of Port Macquarie Inc. recognizes Student of the Year at local college

Posted on 12/6/2019
Zonta Club of Port Macquarie Inc. provides Nautilus College with a perpetual shield to commemorate the Student of the Year.



District 31 hosts 7th annual District Conference

Posted on 11/22/2019
Over 300 attendees participated in the event.



Linda Weiland, member of Zonta Club of Leilehua, receives award in South Africa

Posted on 11/21/2019
Members of the club are proud to see their fellow member receive such recognition.



Z club members play an active role in the District 31 Conference

Posted on 11/1/2019
Z club members helped with logistics on the day and also held a workshop focused on women and sustainable cities.



Zonta Club of Sanremo raises awareness for Zonta at local event

Posted on 10/30/2019
The club handed out t-shirts that represented the importance of ending violence against women.



District 5 members share conference highlights

Posted on 10/28/2019
District 5 members came together to take care of district business, connect over service projects and plan for the future.



Zonta Club of Melbourne’s East Inc recognized for advocacy project

Posted on 10/27/2019
The project, Speaking Out, is a display supporting two of Zonta International’s main projects.



Zonta Club of Kyneton Inc continues long-standing advocacy project

Posted on 10/23/2019
The Australian club, along with partners, has continued to support improvements for a courthouse that tries domestic violence cases.



Zonta Club of Saint Sofia members join community-wide effort to improve city

Posted on 10/23/2019
Earlier this month, members planted trees as part of a long-term project in Sofia, Bulgaria.



Zonta Club of Kauai members recognized for dedicated service

Posted on 10/19/2019
The two members were recognized in front of fellow members at the District 9 Conference.



Z Club of Wilsoners hosts fundraising event

Posted on 10/15/2019
The Z Club of Wilsoners, supported by the Zonta Club of Dhaka I, raised money for their club.



Zonta Club of Kankakee raises funds with Wicked Night Out event

Posted on 10/11/2019
The club raised funds to support local agencies and shelters in support of area women.



Zonta Club of Dhaka I educates students on avoiding child marriage

Posted on 10/10/2019
The club held an event to educate students on the importance ending child marriage.



Zonta Club of Bundaberg Inc. celebrates Zonta's Centennial Anniversary by advocating for equality in

Posted on 10/8/2019
Zonta Club of Bundaberg advocated for equality in women's sport through the sponsorship of Clay Target Shooting Club Ladies Championships.



Zonta Club of Kankakee hosts 17th annual Empowerment Walk

Posted on 10/7/2019
The annual Walk supports Harbor House, the Kankakee County Coalition Against Domestic Violence and survivors of domestic violence.



Zonta Club of Northern Beaches Inc. receives local recognition

Posted on 9/24/2019
The club was given an award for outstanding achievements and contributions to their community.



The Zonta Club of Saint Sofia works with local organization to host community crafts fair

Posted on 9/19/2019
The fair had booths focused on different types of art.



Zonta Club of Kyneton Inc sponsors young women’s leadership forum

Posted on 9/8/2019
Members of the Zonta Club of Kyneton Inc supported a "Making HERstory" Leadership Forum in August.



AE Fellow becomes Young Professional member

Posted on 9/6/2019
Members of the Zonta Club of Indianapolis are excited to welcome AE Fellow Marie McBride to their club.



Zonta Club of Santa Clarita Valley awards first Women in Technology Scholarship

Posted on 9/4/2019
The Zonta Club of Santa Clarita Valley awarded a US$1,500 Women in Technology Scholarship to Ivonne Lopez, a student at College of the Canyons.



Two Zontians fulfill bucket list dream in honor of Zonta

Posted on 9/3/2019
The two friends decided to skydive in the name of ending child marriage and Zonta’s campaign to say no to violence against women.



Zonta Club of Longview hosts tailgate fundraiser

Posted on 9/3/2019
The Zonta Club of Longview, USA, District 10, is hosting its second Ultimate Tailgate Party on 14 September.



Zonta Club of Dhaka III organizes health awareness program

Posted on 8/30/2019
Zonta Club of Dhaka III worked with a local center to reach women in their community.



Zonta Club of Lacarno recognizes film in local film festival

Posted on 8/25/2019
The club focuses on recognizing films that support women and promote justice.



Zonta Club of Metropolitan Pasig focuses on engaging members

Posted on 8/17/2019
They recruit and retain by focusing on making sure the members are having fun and engaged in the work.



Zonta Club of Pampanga hosts multiple events focused on ending child marriage

Posted on 8/12/2019
Members of the Zonta Club of Pampanga, District 17, are focused on Zonta’s Biennial Goals in all of their projects.



Zonta Club of Makati & Environs pays tribute to Filipina trailblazers through BRAVO Awards

Posted on 8/7/2019
The Zonta Club of Makati & Environs—together with event partner Security Bank Corporation—recognized remarkable Filipinas in the third annual BRAVO Empowered Women Awards on 25 July.



Zonta Club of Brisbane Inc advocates for riverside attraction to be named after aviatrix Lores Bonne

Posted on 7/26/2019
The Zonta Club of Brisbane Inc played an instrumental part in naming the Lores Bonney Riverwalk, a riverside promenade and cycle path in Brisbane, after the Australian aviatrix.



Zonta Club of Hilo gives away US$10,000 in scholarships and awards

Posted on 7/25/2019
The Zonta Club of Hilo presented US$10,000 in scholarships and awards to four women in memory of former Zontian Katherine Lyle, who gifted the club with US$5,000 as part of her trust.



Zonta Club of Lomé-Millenium mobilizes women on World Blood Donor Day

Posted on 7/24/2019
On World Blood Donor Day, 14 June, the Zonta Club of Lomé-Millenium mobilized club members and students to donate blood.



Zonta Club of Kauai members volunteered to support other local service organization

Posted on 7/12/2019
Members volunteered for the annual Taste of Hawaii Fundraiser with the local Rotary Club.



District 17 members host exhibit honoring women

Posted on 7/10/2019
Area 5 members partnered with local organizations to display photos of influential women.



Zonta Club of Manila I continues film and scholarship program

Posted on 7/3/2019
The club's film focuses on their projects and work over the past 22 years.



Zonta clubs across continents join together

Posted on 6/27/2019
The Zonta Club of Kampala and the Zonta Club of Aan de Leede in the Netherlands have joined forces so that girls can finish their schooling – preventing unwanted teenage pregnancy and helping to disrupt the cycle of poverty for women and their offspr



Members of District 23 club recognized for service

Posted on 6/25/2019
Eight members of the Zonta Club of Perth Northern Suburbs Inc were honored.



Zonta Club of Cincinnati raises US$32,000 for scholarships, service and advocacy

Posted on 6/21/2019
The club's event was in recognition of Zonta's Centennial Anniversary.



Zonta Club of Kaohsiung Yuhsiuan promotes scholarship since 2003

Posted on 6/18/2019
The scholarship helps local girls continue their education.



Zonta Club of Taichung gives funds to special education school

Posted on 6/15/2019
Club members have been financially supporting the school since 2007.



Zonta Club of Defiance funds annual projects through yearly luncheon

Posted on 6/13/2019
Funds raised go toward multiple projects the club supports throughout their community.



Zonta Club of Bergen dedicates money and time to fistula treatment center

Posted on 6/11/2019
The Zonta Club of Bergen has continuously focused on supporting obstetric fistula survivors.



Croatian club shows long lasting impact through annual event

Posted on 6/10/2019
The Zonta Club of Zagreb has held a unique concert each year as a way to fundraise for local projects.



Zonta Club of Punta del Este-Maldonado creates poster to raise awareness of Zonta

Posted on 6/8/2019
The poster recognizes Zonta's longstanding commitment to women and girls worldwide.



Zonta Club of Sendai I supports education of local school children

Posted on 6/6/2019
Club members financially support two girls attending university each year.



Zonta Club of Canon City/Royal Gorge donates supplies to several local centers yearly

Posted on 6/3/2019
Members have been supporting local women's centers for years.



Zonta Club of Phoenix Kobe continues to support local children

Posted on 5/31/2019
Members have been dedicated to the children of the Hyogo Prefectural nursing home for over 20 years.



Zonta club in the Philippines focuses on medical mission

Posted on 5/30/2019
The Zonta Club of Mandaluyong-San Juan II began the extensive medical mission project in 2009.



Zonta Club of Pikes Peak Area engages members though mentor-mentee talks

Posted on 5/29/2019
The Zonta Club of Pikes Peak Area, District 12, maximizes its use of its mentor program by presenting mentor-mentee talks at monthly meetings.



Zonta Club of Kitchener-Waterloo dedicated to assembling birthing kits

Posted on 5/27/2019
The club assembles them twice a year, totally over 2,000 made each year.



Zonta Club of Hamilton I watches program grow across city

Posted on 5/25/2019
Club members have been supporting the Fit Active Beautiful Foundation since 2009.



Colorado Zontians support local girls through continued program

Posted on 5/24/2019
The Zonta Club of Foothills Club of Boulder County has been dedicated to their educational program for 10 years.



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