Zonta International is a classified service organization which began over 85 years ago with the formation of the first club in Buffalo, New York in 1919. There are over 1,200 clubs in over 67 countries around the world. Zonta is a global organization of executives and professionals working together to advance the status of women worldwide through service and advocacy. Members of Zonta volunteer their time, talents and money to local and international service projects as well as scholarship and award programs aimed at furthering women's education, leadership and youth development.
The Zonta Club of Lapeer Area was chartered with 28 members on June 1, 1981 with Zonta International charter number 977. We hold the prestigious honor of chartering as a Dimension Club (which means we had a large diversity of classifications.