Founded in Buffalo, New York on November 8, 1919, Zonta has consultative status with UNESCO of the United Nations.
Today, Zonta International has grown into a global organization of more than 29,000 members in nearly 1,200 Zonta Clubs in 63 countries. In 2019, Zonta achieved a significant milestone by celebrating its centennial anniversary.
Zonta International is a leading global organization of professionals empowering women worldwide through service and advocacy.
Zonta International envisions a world in which women's rights are recognized as human rights and every woman is able to achieve her full potential.
Zonta Objects include the encouraging of ethical standards in business and professions, the improvement of legal, political, economic and professional status of women, community service, and the advocation of a spirit of good fellowship among Zontians.
Zonta Club of Hong Kong II
Established in 2002, Zonta Club of Hong Kong II is the sixth Zonta Club chartered in Hong Kong by Zonta International, under District 17, Area 2.
Our Club was established by women from a broad range of professions in the financial, medical, manufacturing, retail, legal, accounting, design, technology and real estate sectors.
Membership is based on classification by business or profession. A member of Zonta (or "a Zontian") can be a professional, a proprietor, partner, corporate officer, manager, or employed executive, or who has worked for a reputable and recognized business.
Membership is open to women and men who share Zonta International’s mission and vision.
Since our chartering in 2002, the club has grown under the leadership of capable members.
2002-2004 Vicki Chan
2004-2006 Christina Lee
2006-2008 Karen Lok
2008-2010 Vivianne Lau
2010-2012 Liana Yung
2012-2014 Michelle Ip
2014-2016 Maria So
2016-2018 Karen Lok
2018-2020 Bianca Wong
2020-2022 Executive Board
President Florence Wong
Vice President Stephanie Tam
Treasurer Maria So
External Secretary Angela Wong
Internal Secretary Yvonne Tsang
Director Catherine Cheng
Director Theresa Kwong
Director Esther Leung
Director Karen Lok