NOTE: Application forms for the Young Women in Public Affairs and the Jean M. Coon Awards are now online and available. See Awards Program
- February 22 – Orientation for both regular members and all new members. This evening will be held at the home of Annegret Uhthoff. (See Zonta Directory)
NOTE: Our Zonta Awards deadlines are drawing near. Be sure to check our Zonta Awards Pages. Here is the poster for our Zonta New Immigrant award.
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Members of Zonta are executives or professionals in a recognized business, institution, or profession who are willing to support the objectives of Zonta.
Founded in 1919, Zonta International is a global organization of executives and professionals working together to advance the status of women worldwide through service and advocacy. Today there are more than 30,000 members belonging to more than 1,200 Zonta Clubs in 63 countries and geographic areas, The Ottawa Club was founded in 1929.
Among the first Canadian Zontians: Agnes Macphail, first woman to be elected to Parliament; Senator Cairine Wilson, first woman senator; and Senator Muriel McQueen Fergusson, first female Speaker of the Senate.
The Club meets once a month for a dinner meeting, usually on the fourth Wednesday of the month. All members are expected to join committees and participate in meetings, activities and events.