Guildford's International and Local Service Programs

In Guildford we support the Zonta International projects as well as our own projects, all of which are focussed on making the world a better place for women

                                     

                                               Zonta Club Guildford supporting the North Guildford Foodbank

In November 2017 and February 2018 we worked together with volunteers from the North Guildford Foodbank sorting and labelling donations which were generously made to the North Guildford Foodbank

The Zonta Club of Guildford supports many local and international charities. Every year members nominate a number of charities from which we select two charities to support over a period of two years

 

International Support...

We donate a third of all our charitable donations to Zonta International for their work in supporting women overseas

 

Zonta Club of Guildford are currently supporting the following projects/charities...

North Guildford Food Bank

We provide support for the team helping sorting food for distribution to people in need in Park Barn, Westborough and Bellfields in Guildford. You can read more here North Guildford Food Bank

Your Sanctuary

We are providing donations and support for a fundraising event in Send Prison. Your Sanctuary helps women and men who are victims of domestic abuse and you can read more here at Your Sanctuary

Seeds for Development

This charity is kicking poverty out of Northern Uganda through education, empowerment and farming and you can read more here at Seeds for Development

 

These are some of the projects/charities we have supported since Zonta Club of Guildford was founded...

HomeStart

HomeStart supports and provides friendship and practical help to families and children facing challenges around mental and physical health, disability, post-natal depression etc. The donations the Zonta Club of Guildford made have provided funding for training places for volunteers - you can read more at Home Start

RASAC

The Rape and Sexual Abuse Centre Guildford provides support to anyone affected by rape or sexual abuse in Surrey - read more here at RASAC

Michael Varah Memorial Fund

The Michael Varah Memorial Fund Supports projects to help transform the lives of those marked by crime and hopelessness. The fund supported work in Send prison locally, to develop the women’s art work

Hillcroft College

Provides a supportive environment for women who want a second chance in education through access to HE diplomas

Chase Africa

Chase Africa are empowering women in East Africa through access to family planning enabling them to choose the number and spacing of their children

Amnesty International

We have supported Amnesty International over many years with letter writing

Campaign against FGM

Created awareness of Female Genital Mutilation through film showings and discussions in many universities (including Oxford and Cambridge)

Anti-human Trafficking Campaign

We conducted a anti-trafficking campaign in Guildford over a 2 year period

 

Forthcoming events

Wed 4th December 2019
Holiday Inn Guildford
7.00 pm