Zonta Club of Franklin, is a local chapter of Zonta International. Founded in 1919, ZI is a global organization of executives and professionals working together to advance the status of women worldwide through service and advocacy. With more than 30,000 members in 64 countries, Zonta has 1,200 clubs worldwide. Zontians volunteer their time, talents and support to local and international scholarships and service programs aimed at fulfilling Zonta’s mission and objectives. (zontainternational.org).
A campaign,“ZONTA says NO” has been launched by Zonta International to raise awareness of and increase actions to end violence against women and girls around the world.