On Thursday, October 5 at 6 p.m. the documentary film Equal Means Equal will be shown at the Milliken Auditorium on the Northwestern Michigan College Campus. The film describes why now is the time for a constitutional Equal Rights Amendment.Equal Means Equal tells the story of contemporary sex discrimination, and describes how women’s rights are
At the January program meeting, Rose Coleman, Status of Women chairperson, presented Victoria Gann (Tori) with the Zonta Club of Traverse City’s 2017 Amelia Earhart Award. Tori is currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Aviation Management. Her ultimate goal is to manage an aviation division of a world-class flight operation. She also plans to return
The Zonta Club of Traverse City is pleased to announce that it is the new host organization for the ATHENA Grand Traverse Award. The ATHENA Leadership Award honors individuals that excel in their profession, devotes time and energy to their community and forges paths of leadership for women to follow. The leadership award has been
The Zonta Club of Traverse City has concluded it's inaugural Celebrity Christmas Classic at Golden-Fowler Home Furnishings and the public voting has been tallied. The Designer Dining Room Competition was tightly contested. Meg Whiteford narrowly edged out the other designers to win this year's competition. Meg Whiteford's winning dining room design All four
The Zonta Club of Traverse City is seeking applicants for our Amelia Earhart scholarship. This scholarship is awarded annually to a woman who is currently enrolled in any Aviation, Marine Technology, Engineering Technology, Unmanned Aerial Systems, STEM program or specialization Associates degrees Program at NMC. The deadline to apply is November 30, 2016. Details and
Our club has long supported breast health services with our local medical providers. This spring we held a sewing bee to sew more mastectomy pillows. These pillows are provided to all mastectomy patients at Munson. This service project is just another way our club is working to improve the lives of women in our community.
Every 9 seconds in the US a woman is assaulted or beaten. Globally, 1 in 3 women have been physically abused by an intimate partner. About 140 million women suffer from female genital mutilation. Three million girls a year are at risk. Get involved. Get inspired. Empower women in our community to say NO to
The Zonta Club of Traverse City held their annual Fall Fashion Show Wednesday in Kirkbride Hall at The Village at Grand Traverse Commons. Co-Chairs Kim Costanza and Tamara DePonio along with their committee worked their magic once again and brought attendees the perfect combo – great food, a great fashion show both on a perfect