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Membership in Zonta International and the Zonta Club of Jamestown is a rewarding experience. Zonta International is a leading global organization of professionals empowering women worldwide through service and advocacy. Membership is a responsibility that requires time, resources and financial commitments.


You can join Zonta without joining a club. View this webpage on regarding individual membership options:

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Now that you’re all excited about what Zonta does and has to offer you…

Click on the following link to download a Membership Form:

Membership Eligibility and Classification

Membership is open to women who have experience in decision making positions in recognized business, institution or professional occupations. They must be willing to support the objectives of Zonta. Member classification is based on occupations as described in the International Standard Classification of Occupations (ISCO88).

Our Open Invitation

We invite you to attend and participate in our dinner meetings, fund raisers, 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 best fit for you.

Member Responsibilities

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 Jamestown and are committed to making a difference in the status of women in our community.

Membership Process

The membership process is very straightforward. Our membership committee reviews your application and determines if you meet the eligibility requirements. These requirements include that you are in a decision-making position in a recognized business or profession, or have experience in a decision-making position. If you qualify, you will be invited to join our club.

If you have any questions about Zonta please feel free to contact us at the information at the bottom of this page. We are dedicated to ensuring your membership in Zonta is a mutually rewarding experience both now and in the future.

Zonta International Membership & Information

The following link provides you with an overview of the International service projects: Foundation-PPT-April-2015

Click on the following text to view a: Membership Presentation – July 2011 from Zonta International. This presentation helps you to understand the international structure, service programs, scholarships available and so much more!