Zonta International seeks to empower women worldwide by improving their legal, political, economic, educational, health and professional status at the global and local levels through service and advocacy.

The Zonta Club of Nanaimo, a part of Zonta International, is a leading global organization of professionals empowering women worldwide and right here in our community through service and advocacy.

With the objectives to:

  • Improve the legal, political, economic, educational, health and professional status of women at the global and local level through service and advocacy.
  • Work for the advancement of understanding, goodwill and peace through a world fellowship of executives in business and the professions.
  • Promote justice and universal respect for human rights and fundamental freedoms.
  • Be united internationally to foster high ethical standards, to implement service programs, and to provide mutual support and fellowship for members who serve their communities, their nations, and the world.

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Latest News

15th Annual Zonta Red Gala

15th Annual Zonta Red Gala

November 20th, 2017

Tickets are now available! Join us for Nanaimo's favourite girls night out Friday February 2nd, 2018 in support of Women's Heart Health & women's projects on our community.   [read more]

Zonta Launches 16 Days of Activism Campaign

Zonta Launches 16 Days of Activism Campaign

November 16th, 2017

Come join us with partners from Haven Society at 6pm on Friday Nov. 24th at the Bees Knees Cafe to network and launch the annual Zonta says NO! to Violence against women campaign.   [read more]

Zonta Raises over $1,000 at Fall Wine Tasting Fundraiser

Zonta Raises over $1,000 at Fall Wine Tasting Fundraiser

November 2nd, 2017

On Friday, October 27th, Zonta held a wine and beer tasting fundraiser and the event was a huge success! We raised over $1000 in one night of fun.   [read more]