President's Corner

In a little over two-weeks-time, more than 2,000 club members from 60 countries will gather in Nice, France for the 63rd Zonta International Convention with the theme, Empowering Women – TOGETHER!

Since 1919, Zonta International has worked worldwide to achieve gender equity and to improve women’s lives. And education has been a focus since the adoption of the Vocational Education for Girls Project, Zonta's first US service program, in 1928.
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Latest News
Zonta International is proud to announce the winners of the 2016 Emma L. Conlon Service Awards for Z and Golden Z clubs.
In cooperation with the U.S. Fund for UNICEF, Zonta International has supported efforts to eliminate mother-to-child transmission of HIV and gender-based violence in Rwanda since 2008. Read an update to find out more about the project and its recent accomplishments.
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Global Impact

  • Zonta helps reach 100,000 adolescents with Rwanda project
    In cooperation with the U.S. Fund for UNICEF, Zonta International has supported efforts to eliminate mother-to-child transmission of HIV and gender-based violence in Rwanda since 2008. Read an update to find out more about the project and its recent...
  • Nearly 9,000 adolescents complete child marriage project in Niger
    In cooperation with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), Zonta International began supporting the Niger project in the 2014-2016 Biennium. Read a report on the progress made last year.
  • Thousands benefit from Zonta's support of Fistula project in Liberia
    In cooperation with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), Zonta International has supported the Liberia Fistula Project since 2008. Read a report on the progress the project made in 2015.
  • Local Impact

    We Are Zonta

    Joy Brinduse

    Member
    Zonta Club of Indianapolis, USA

    "As a member of Zonta, I have travelled extensively to International Conventions; learned about the conditions of women around the world; made many, many friends both in the US and abroad; and through leadership in the Zonta club, and district, enhanced my skills in my own career."

    Carolina Klockow

    Club President
    Zonta Club Bad Soden-Kronberg, Germany

    “I believe that we, an international women for women organisation, can make a difference for women all over the world. I personally think that this is especially true when we join forces and Dollars to support big UN Projects. It is great to be part of a group of motivated, energetic women who want to change the world for a better place. ”

    Annie-Marie French Cudjoe

    Lt. Governor
    Zonta Club of Accra II, Ghana

    “Becoming a zontian gave true meaning to giving back to people less fortunate than me. It defined my purpose and fulfillment in changing the lives of young girls who we help put through school.”

    Helen Schafer

    Member
    Zonta Club of Tauranga Area, New Zealand

    “As part of Zonta for the past 9 years, I have enjoyed the opportunity of meaningful friendship and community service. Being part of a group of professional women who find time in their busy lives to contribute to local, national, and international projects close to our hearts, is a privilege. ”