Zonta Club of Billings

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Come see us at this year's

Annual Tour De Fleur!

April 2nd.


All money raised goes to Billings' community trail system.



FREE  “F.A.S.T.”

SELF DEFENSE CLASS

FOR WOMEN & GIRLS 13+

SATURDAY, APRIL 13, 2019

1:00 PM –4:00 PM

FRIENDSHIP HOUSE

3123 8th Avenue S. Billings

Water & Snacks Provided, Childcare Available. FAST teaches students to “flip the switch” and control their adrenal stress response in a way they will not be victimized. Adrenaline, when controlled, becomes the great equalizer and allows us to fight with ferocity and strength to prevail even under superior odds. Class Size is Limited to 20. Registration opens at 12:30PM

Sponsored by Zonta-  April 25th 12-2pm @MSUB Peaks to Plains Park. Billings' 2nd Annual Red Sand Event! A public event held by Zonta to bring awareness to human trafficking in Billings. We've partnered with the Yellowstone County Area Human Trafficking Task Force and other organizations to bring you this very special event. Hear from city officials, the FBI, organizations in the trenches and survivors. The event concludes with spreading Red Sand on MSUB campus to bring awareness to modern day slavery. Hosted by Zonta, MSUB, MSUB Women's and Gender studies and the Yellowstone County Area Trafficking Task Force. 

NEW this year! The next edition in our #MeToo series...


April 28th 4-7pm

An evening of ConverZations with Billings' women leaders.  Event takes place at the Hilands Golf Club with delicious cuisine prepared by women chefs and wine made by women. Tickets on sale Now!

"Nearly 100 years ago, founding member, Marian de Forest dreamed of an organization that would bring together women in executive positions and help them reach their rightful places in the professions that rarely had women leaders. Since the creation of Zonta International in 1919, our members have dedicated the last century to empowering women, both in and outside of Zonta."


GRANTS AVAILABLE!!! Zonta Club of Billings would like to announce a special one-time 100 Year Anniversary grant opportunity! Grants of up to $5,000 each will recognize your charitable organization working to improve the lives of women and girls in your local community. Billings’ Zonta wants to partner with you on a project to take place in late 2019 or in 2020. Click here to find out more...

NOW OPEN!

2019 Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship 


Deadline: June 1st


Download the Application here

ANNUAL TRIVIA NIGHT

THANK YOU BILLINGS FOR A SUCCESSFUL 2019 TRIVIA NIGHT! "Trivia Night happens every year in February where you can compete to Win BIG Prizes in a Fast-Paced, Food-Filled, Night of Team Trivia Fun!"

Congratulations Allison Johnson! She is our 2019 Young Woman in Public Affairs Scholarship winner!  Allison is a senior at Billings West, and you'll recognize her as one of the West High Amnesty International volunteers that assisted with Trivia Night. 

Young Women in Public Affairs AwardDeadline March 1st


Congratulations Cassidy! 2018 Billings Zonta JMK Women in Business Scholarship Winner has gone on to win Zonta District 12 and Zonta International! Cassidy Shaver is 1 of 6 women to win internationally. She has received over $11,000 in tuition scholarships. 


ANNUAL ZONTA TRIVIA NIGHT: COMING FEBRUARY 2020@St. Bernard Church in the Heights. A night of fun, food and awesome prizes! Build your team, bring your best Trivia knowledge and compete against other teams in this fantastic fundraising event!

Contact us for details on tickets and/or sponsorship.


Civil Conversation: #HearMeTooMontana

Thank you to all our experts and attendees of #HearMeToo. 
It was a big success!








Nov 13th, 2018 #HearMeToo Panel Experts:
- Jeff Hindoien, Deputy Atty General, Montana Department of Justice
- Aimee Rust and Dr. Jamee Free, Licensed Clinical Professional Counselors, Yellowstone Counseling Center
- Valerie Route, Human Resources Generalist, CTA Architects Engineers
- Jeanelle Slade, Journalist, KTVQ

Moderator: Renee Coppock, Attorney, Crowley Fleck PLLP

Motivated by the #MeToo movement, a community panel discussed the availability of resources in Montana to assist victims of sexual assault and harassment, how the assault and harassment affects the victims and their families, and the reasons why victims do not report the incidents. Continued public awareness with information sharing and storytelling is intended to end destructive behavior. 

Tour De Fleur Billings, MT  Zontians participated and volunteered in the annual Tour De Fleur with much decor and big smiles! The event benefits Billings TrailNet and celebrates women, spring and the joy of cycling.

Scholarship Alert!

Our Fall Membership

Event is is held in the Fall each year 

 

Guests are FREE! 


The Zonta Club of Billings invites you to our Fall Membership Event. We will have a fun evening of games, food and conversation as we kick off the new Zonta year. If you or someone you know is interested in learning more about or joining Zonta, please be our guest and join us at our fall Membership Event! Contact us to find out more.


Zonta International Mission and Vision 

Zonta International is a leading global organization of professionals empowering women worldwide through service and advocacy. Zonta International envisions a world in which women's rights are recognized as human rights and every woman is able to achieve her full potential. In such a world, women have access to all resources and are represented in decision making positions on an equal basis with men. In such a world, no woman lives in fear of violence. 


Please RSVP to Gabriella Decke: 

Phone: 406-690-8596 

Email: deckeg@charter.net 

ZONTA Sip and Savor



Zonta hosts women chefs for a decadent event! Experience Savory Cuisine created by women chefs paired with specially selected wines - made by women!



In Loving Memory

Our favorite Zontian and hero Pat Jaffray featured on KTVQ for her support of the Montana Women's Run. Pat was a lifelong cheerleader for the Women's Run and had a goal of 10,000 entrants. She battled cancer and passed away. We run in her honor. Thank you Pat ❤️. http://www.ktvq.com/story/35335613/the-spirit-behind-the-run

Zonta Awards Scholarship Recipient




The Zonta Club of Billings named Shimmeri Secrist as the recipient of the Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship.


Zonta strives to help women rise up against adversary and promotes women to become leaders in their community. 

Who we are...


The Zonta Club of Billings is comprised of executives and professionals dedicated to the advancement of women through education, economic stability, legal and legislative equality, health and wellness, both locally and worldwide.


The Zonta Club of Billings provides service to the community through domestic violence awareness, grants for community agencies, scholarships for students and volunteer labor for local non-profit organizations.