Projects

We empower women and girls through service projects

Through fundraising and events, the Zonta Club of Wellington raises money for local, district (national), and international service projects.

Local Projects

Zonta Wellington supports many local organisations through fundraising, volunteering, and advocacy.

 

Organisations we've previously
worked with include:

  • Shakti Wellington

  • Wellington Women's Refuge

  • Assistance to Sexual Abuse Assessment & Treatment Services Wellington

  • Hutt Valley Teen Parent School

  • Wellington Homeless Women's Trust

  • New Horizons for Womens Trust

District 16 Projects

Each biennium District 16 (Zonta New Zealand) selects a District Project – one which has relevance for all members nationally and which aligns with Zonta International’s vision of empowering women and girls.

Grandparents raising Grandchildren Trust NZ has been selected as the Zonta District 16 Project for the 2020-2022 Biennium.

International Projects

During the 2020-2022 Biennium, the following international service projects are being supported:

  • Adolescent Girls Health and Protection in Peru

  • Strengthening Response to Gender Based Violence Survivors in Papua New Guinea and Timor-Leste

  • Let Us Learn Madagascar

  • Ending Child Marriage