Sights on Success
This year’s SOS, held Saturday, Oct. 3rd, was enjoyed by 43 young girls at Camp Hayo-Went-Ha on Torch Lake.
Mastectomy Pillow Project
Club members participate in the making of breast surgery pillows for use by breast cancer surgery patients. These pillows are given to Charlevoix Area Hospitals and local surgeons who provide them to their patients who have had mastectomies.
Mad Hatter Tea Party
Elementary aged young women and their ‘special person’ tea. Tea sandwiches, desserts, tea and lemonade are provided. Dressing up for the occasion is encouraged. Entertainment, crafts and a story highlight the event.
Club members collect and contribute non-perishable food items to local food pantries.
Community Financial Support Projects
Charlevoix Zonta Memorial Scholarship
Needs-based for undergraduate studies in math and science other than medical
Rita G. Gay Memorial Scholarship
Award given to one local female high school senior planning to pursue a field of study concentrating on the written word.
Women’s Resource Voucher Program
Needs-based for books, gas, child care, etc., and helping women gain educational experience to enter the workforce
Young Women in Public Affairs
Recognizing high school aged women for their volunteer leadership and dedication to advancing the status of women
Sights on Success (SOS) is a program to build character, confidence, and team-building skills in middle school girls
Cancer Comfort Pillows for women who have had a mastectomy
Z Tea for elementary girls
Casa Materna in rural Nicaragua provides pre-natal and post-natal care and education for mothers with high risk pregnancies
Activities That Fund Service
At the Apple Fest, which takes place the 2nd weekend of every October, the club sells products to the community to raise service
Koeze Nut Sale
The club raises funds each November by selling Koeze Nuts, backed by a company that spans nine decades and four generations and guarantees quality, premium nuts.