Join Us

Membership in Zonta International and the Zonta Club of Niagara Falls, Ontario is a rewarding experience. We are an international women’s service organization dedicated to advancing the status of women locally and globally.

Membership is a responsibility that requires time, resources, and financial commitments.  Membership is also an opportunity to meet new friends, accomplish common goals, learn or hone leadership skills that are transferable to all walks of life.

Membership Eligibility and Classification

Membership is open to women who have experience in decision making positions in recognized business, institution or professional occupations. They must be willing to support the objectives of Zonta. Member classification is based on occupations as described in the International Standard Classification of Occupations (ISCO88).

Our Open Invitation

We invite you to attend and participate in our dinner meetings, fund raisers, and special activities. This will allow you to get to know our dynamic members and assess your interest and eligibility in Zonta.

Member Responsibilities

As a member, you are responsible for regularly attending club and relevant committee meetings. You must pay all dues, fees, and assessments promptly. You will be called upon to serve in leadership roles and give your time, talent, and enthusiasm to the organization. You are also responsible for identifying and recommending prospective new members. As time and resources allow, you are encouraged to also attend area, district, and international meetings, workshops, conferences, and conventions. We are an active service organization in Niagara Falls and Welland committed to making a difference in the status of women in our community.

Membership Process

The membership process is very straightforward. Our membership committee reviews your application and determines if you meet the eligibility requirements. These requirements include that you are in a decision-making position in a recognized business or profession, or have experience in a decision-making position. If you qualify, you will be invited to join our club.

Membership Application

The membership form can be filled out and scanned and emailed to us. We reply promptly to all emails.  Feel free to contact us if you have any questions. Click here to download prospective membership form.