Since 1923, Zonta International has provided more than 31 million US Dollars to empower women and expand their access to education, health care, economic opportunities and safe living conditions.  
Through donations to the Zonta International Foundation, Zonta improves women's lives, their children's lives and the communities in which they live and work.  Join us in making gender equality a reality for women and girls worldwide.

Our Programs

  • Eligible women encouraged to apply for Amelia Earhart Fellowship before November deadline
    Interested in applying for the Amelia Earhart Fellowship or know someone who may be eligible? The deadline for the 2017 Fellowship is 15 November.
  • Learn about outstanding 2016 international YWPA Award recipients
    The Young Women in Public Affairs Award recognizes young women, ages 16-19, for demonstrating leadership skills and commitment to public service and civic causes, and encourages them to continue their participation in public and political life. Read about 2016's international recipients.
  • Zonta announces recipients of the 2016 Young Women in Public Affairs Award

    The 2016 YWPA recipients from 30 districts and one region and the ten International Recipients have been announced. 

  • Our Program Partners

    Our Donor Partners

    Beate Normann

    District 28 Foundation Ambassador
    Lucerne, Switzerland

    "Being an active Zontian gives me the possibility to make a difference and stress the importance and impact of education, security, human and gender rights for women on a local, national and international level."

    Dot Patrick

    Club President
    Pine Rivers, Australia

    “On becoming a member for Zonta International, I was quickly made aware that Zonta was very much an international organization, not only an organization to help women and girls in my local community.”

    Dolly Dastoor, PH.D

    Former Committee Chairman
    Montreal, Canada

    “All women have the right to live without fear of violence, to access affordable, quality education and healthcare, to hold any job they wish, and to life their families out of poverty.”