Zonta International is a global organization of executives and professionals working together to advance the status of women worldwide through service and advocacy. “Zonta” derives from the Lakota Sioux word meaning “Honest and Trustworthy”. Zonta Victoria follows the mission of Zonta International seeking to:
• improve the legal, political, economic, educational, health and professional status of women;
• work for the advancement of understanding, goodwill, and peace through a world fellowship of executives in business and the professions;
• promote justice and universal respect for human rights and fundamental freedoms; and
• be united internationally to foster high ethical standards, implement service programs, and provide mutual support and fellowship for members who serve their communities, their nations, and the world.