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Zonta International

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.


Mission

Zonta International is a leading global organization of professionals empowering women worldwide through service and advocacy.

Vision

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.

Objects

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.

 
High Fives

Since our chartering in 2002, the club has grown under the leadership of capable members.

Past Presidents

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

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