Welcome to the Zonta Club of Westchester! We are celebrating 81 years of service
to women in the metropolitan New York area. The Zonta Club of Westchester is an organization
of executives and professionals working together to advance the status of women worldwide
through service and advocacy. Originally called the Zonta Club of Mount Vernon,our
club was chartered in 1931. It is part of Zonta International, District 3-Area 1.
It holds Zonta International Charter number 111, making it one of the oldest clubs
among 1200 clubs in 63 countries. Today, it representsZonta International in Westchester
The Zonta Club of Westchester and Zonta International seek to: • Improve the legal,
political, economic, health, and professional status of women through service and
advocacy. • Work for the advancement of understanding, goodwill and peace through
a world fellowship of executives in business and the professions; • Promote justice
and universal respect for human rights and fundamental freedoms. • Be united internationally
to foster high ethical standard, implement service programs, and provide mutual support
and fellowship for members who serve their communities, their nations and the world.
The club meets at 6:30pm on the third Tuesday of the month, from September to June,
to discuss our objectives and goals, as well as to provide fellowship and networking.
Please consult our calendar for the meeting place. We invite you to join us at our
next club meeting, to become acquainted with Zonta International and the Westchester
Members of the Westchester ZONTA Club participated in an event sponsored by UN iCEF
and other organizations. thet were collecting signatures on petitions and raising
awareness of the issues surrounding human trafficking in the metropolitan Bew York/New
Jersey area. The event took place the week leading up to the Super Bowl and was
held in Union Squuare.