fashionshow-web-flyerZonta Club of Ottawa’s 2015 International Women’s Day fundraiser took place on Thursday, March 5, 2015,from 6-8 pm, at Wall Space Gallery in Ottawa.

Objectives:

  • To raise funds for ZCO’s local service programming and contributions to Zonta International Programs.
  • To present our 2015 Bursaries to a new immigrant single mother who is enrolled in a college or university program.
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Art work by Paula Zubek

Julie S. Lalonde, Guest Speaker

We were thrilled to have Julie S. Lalonde as our guest speaker. Among her many accomplishments, Julie is a recipient of the Governor General’s Youth Award in Commemoration of the Person’s Case and the founder of the Ottawa Hollaback! chapter.

Julie talked about her work to end violence against women in Ottawa and how she encourages women of all ages to take part in the anti-violence movement.

Zonta Fashion Show Fundraiser for International Women’s Day Celebration Committee:

Christina Hasley, Mona Tobgi, Ranuka Gamage, Prem Grainger, Paula Zoubek, Annegret Uhthoff and Susan Smith

Stay tuned for 2016… and our next Fashion Show…

20140718154556_logoGreen Tree Eco Fashion

We were excited to have as our partner for this event, Green Tree Eco Fashion – https://www.facebook.com/greentreeottawa.

They feature beautiful, eco-friendly clothes for all ages.

new-thyme-againYummy selection of appetizers and drinks were catered by Thyme & Again.

This event contributed to the Zonta Club of Ottawa’s local and international service efforts in support of deserving women.

And the best news of all… We made just under $3,500!