Membership in Zonta International and the Zonta Club of Howard is very rewarding. We are an international women's service organization dedicated to advancing the status of women locally and globally through service and advocacy. Membership is a responsibility that requires time, resources, and financial commitments.
Membership in our Club
Membership Eligibility and Classification
Membership is open to executives and professionals in a recognized business, institution, professional occupations, or haveretired. They must be willing to support the objectives of the Zonta International. Member classification sytstem, which is based on occupations or prior occupations and the Zonta International classification system, which is based on the International Standard Classification of Occupations.Our InvitationWe invite you to attend and participate in our dinner meetings, fundraisers, and special activities. This will allow you to get to know our dynamic members and assess your interest and eligibility in Zonta. The better you get to know us (and we get to know you) the better you can assess if Zonta is a good fit for you.
Mary Lou Shippe and Karen Jarvis at membership event
As a member, you are responsible for regularly attending club and relevant committee meetings. You must pay all dues, fees, and assessments promptly. You will be called upon to serve in leadership roles and give your time, talent, and enthusiasm to the organization. You are also responsible for identifying and recommending prospective new members.As time and resources allow, you are encouraged to also attend area, district, and international meetings, workshops, conferences, and conventions. We are an active service organization in Howard County and are committed to making a difference in the status of women in our community.
For Additional InformationIf you have any questions about Zonta International, and the Zonta Club of Howard County in particular, please feel free to contact our club President, Karen Jarvis at . We are dedicated to ensuring that your membership in Zonta is a mutually rewarding experience both now and in the future.