Category Archives: District 6 News

Workshop Cycle Ends Zonta Year

The highlight of the end of the Zonta year is the Area Workshops. This year the theme was Relevant Voices/Relevant Clubs. All 5 Workshops focused on the use of Social Media and interacting with the Millennial Generation. There was a … Continue reading

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Conference 2017 Highlights

The Annual Fall Conference convened in Madison Wisconsin over the weekend of October 13-15, 2017. There were 119 Zontians and 6 guests in attendance. President Elect Susanne von Bassewitz represented Zonta International at Conference. Attendees appreciated interacting with her throughout … Continue reading

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ZONTA INTERNATIONAL FOUNDATION FUNDRAISER

Macy’s Charity Challenge We are participating in the Macy’s Shop for a Cause Charity Challenge, a friendly fundraising competition raising money for causes like ours. Help the Zonta International Foundation win the grand prize of $100,000 by donating, through 1:59:59 … Continue reading

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SAVE THE DATE!

DISTRICT 6 FALL CONFERENCE OCT. 13-15, 2017 Hosted by Area 2 MADISON WISCONSIN RADISSON HOTEL MADISON 517 Grand Canyon Drive 608 833-0100 It’s a football weekend, so Reserve Early! Room Rate: $139 Standard Double – includes 2 breakfast per room

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NAIDM Meeting 2017

    Over the weekend of June 2-4, twelve District 6 Zontians joined over 200 other Zontians from across North America for the North American Inter-District (NAIDM) meeting in McLean Virginia. This was the best-attended NAIDM to date and included … Continue reading

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New Zonta Club of Milwaukee Z Club

On Wednesday, March 29th, the Zonta Club of Milwaukee proudly participated in the chartering ceremony for their new Z Club. Nineteen members of the Milwaukee High School of the Arts Female Empowerment Movement (F.E.M.) Z Club were inducted and officers … Continue reading

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2017 Commission on the Status of Women

Read the newsletter below by Sally Bean, Zonta Club of Janesville on her perspective on her first United Nations Commission on the Status of Women. Newsletter CSW 2017

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Women’s March Post-update

Recently, there has been a massive upswing in activism and advocacy on many issues including a huge ground swell to defend women’s rights. Many District 6 Zontians recently participated in the Women’s Marches in our District and in Washington D.C. … Continue reading

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Commission on the Status of Women

The 61st Commission on the Status of Women (CSW61) will commence on March 12 with an orientation for Zontians. While the CSW runs for two weeks, the Zonta business is focused in the first week. During the official UN meetings … Continue reading

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Women’s March on Washington

The Women’s March on Washington D.C. will take place on Saturday, January 21, the day after the inauguration. This is an opportunity to show support for women’s issues and women’s rights, regardless of political persuasion. This event is supported by … Continue reading

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