How To Become A Member

We are pleased that you have expressed an interest in joining the Zonta Club of Jefferson City. Membership in Zonta is a commitment, but the rewards are many. The Zonta Club of Jefferson City is comprised of women who have pledged to volunteer their time and talents to change and strengthen women’s role in our community and the world.

As with any dynamic organization, there is a great deal of information about Zonta to absorb.

The best way to begin exploring membership to the Zonta Club of Jefferson City is to attend one of our monthly membership meetings so you can become acquainted with this fantastic group of women and learn more about our club and the organization. To attend a Zonta club meeting you can contact any Zonta member or our membership chair listed at the bottom of this page.

Zonta’s primary goal is to improve the status of women and serve the community locally and internationally. To accomplish these goals, members are expected to:

  • Attend and participate actively in membership meetings and club events
  • Identify and suggest prospective members
  • Serve on at least one of Zonta’s Committees
  • Financially support the programs funded by the Zonta International Foundation
  • Participate in service projects
  • Volunteer and financially support Zonta of Jefferson City club fundraisers.

Membership Criteria:
You must be able to answer yes to all of the following questions to be considered for membership.

  • I am currently employed or have retired from employment in a recognized business or profession.
  • I am willing to commit time to service and advocacy projects in my community.
  • I am willing to contribute financially to, and/or raise money for, local and international projects that benefit women.

If you meet the criteria for all of the above questions, please complete the Prospective Member Application 2019

Membership Process:

  • Attend a membership meeting as our guest.
  • Complete and send in the  Prospective Member Application 2019
  • Once Board approved, the prospective member receives a welcome letter via e-mail, and a membership packet which includes an invoice for dues.
  • Upon receipt of dues, individual becomes an official member of the Zonta Club of Jefferson City and Zonta International and will be scheduled for the next initiation ceremony.

Contact Information:

Sherri Thomas, Membership Chair


Upcoming Events

July 1, 2021
August 5, 2021
September 2, 2021

For more information on becoming a member

Submit your inquiries about membership to Kathy Peerson, Membership Chair, at 573-619-7369 or e-mail