Welcome to Zonta Club of Blackall Range Inc

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EMPOWERING

WOMEN

THROUGH

SERVICE

AND ADVOCACY

Zonta International 

Objectives:

 

Advocating for sustainable change

 

Developing leaders for gender equality

 

Investing in an equal future for women and girls

 

Achieving global impact through local action

 

Empowering member to become global advocates

Zonta International is a leading global organisation of professionals empowering women worldwide through service and advocacy.


Founded in Buffalo, New York, in 1919, its early members were among the first generation of college-educated women, the first generation of North American women to vote, and a part of the growing, though still comparatively small, legion of women entering the workforce.


Today there are 30,000 members in 1200 clubs in 67 countries working together to improve the lives of women and girls.


Mission
Zonta International is a leading global organisation of professionals empowering women worldwide through service and advocacy.


Vision
Zonta International envisions a world in which women's rights are recognised as human rights and every woman is able to achieve her full potential.


In such a world, women have access to all resources and are represented in decision making positions on an equal basis with men.


In such a world, no woman lives in fear of violence. Zonta International is a leading global organisation of professionals empowering women worldwide through service and advocacy

Zonta Club Blackall Range Inc

Chartered in October 1997, each year our club supports charities and organisations, from local through to international, with the ultimate aim of improving the status of women.  Our club is one of 44 clubs in Zonta International District 22.

 

President - Judith Ross-Smith

Vice President - Carina Biddle

Treasurer - Dorothy Haig

Minutes Secretary - Leanne Newberry

Correspondence Secretary - Mary Donohue

Service Chair - Gloria Cooke

Membership Chair - Barb Inwood

PR Chair - Renate Ogilvie

President Judith Ross-Smith and PR Chair, Renate Ogilvie

General Meetings

Held on the third Tuesday of each month at  a restaurant  or a member's home across the Range.

Board Meetings

Currently held on the first Monday of the month at a member's home.

 

News Update : Birthing Kit Assembly Day on Saturday 13 July 2019

Another very successful Birthing Kit packing day was held at the Maleny Uniting Church on Saturday 13 July. Thank you to all the volunteers and also our club members for the fantastic morning tea and to Birthing Kit Foundation Australia for the opportunity to be involved in this very important international project.