Welcome to Zonta Club of Marquette Area
The Zonta Club of Marquette Area was organized in 1972 with 29 charter members
“Gaylord, Michigan – Sue Madden, Laura Klar Pless, Lucille Contois, and Kim Winokur join fellow Zontians to support Zonta Says No campaign and the 16 days of Activiism”
Zonta Club of Marquette Area, is one of over 1,200 clubs of Zonta International, a worldwide service organization. Founded in 1919 in Buffalo, New York, Zonta takes its name from the Lakota Sioux Indian word meaning “honest and trustworthy.” Zontians volunteer their time, talents and energy to local and international service projects that are designed to advance the status of women.
Zonta allows you to give of yourself to others, to actively participate in the selection of service projects to help your community, and to improve the legal, political, economic, educational, health and professional status of women worldwide.
Business Meeting: 1st Monday of the month. All members attend.
At this meeting, all business of the club is handled including the monthly secretary’s report, treasurer’s report, and committee reports.
Program Meeting: 3rd Monday of the month. All members attend.
At program meetings, our club is treated to a speaker and program while enjoying lunch. The Program Committee looks for speakers and issues that directly impact our club’s mission of advancing the status of women; we also enjoy programs of a wide variety of issues that impact our community.
Board Meeting: 4th Monday of the month. Officers and Board Members Only.
This meeting is attended only by officers and board members and consists of leadership discussions, decisions, and recommendations to the General Membership. Lunch is not provided at this meeting and attendees bring their own meal.
The Evergreen Award of Marquette County honors individuals who are dedicated to supporting and mentoring
women and girls and helping them to reach their leadership potential. These exceptional women and men excel in
their chosen path, devote time and energy to their community in a meaningful way, and blaze trails for others to
follow. Nominate someone today!