Zonta Club of Para District Area Inc.
2017 - The year in Review - so far....
Silent Auction Fundraiser
Quilts and more quilts.........
The 2017 - 2018 board of Directors with Area 2 Director, Pru Blackwell.
High Tea Fundraiser
Around 40 attendees, including members, past members and friends of the club, enjoyed the delectable savouries, sandwiches and sumptuous slices and cakes ...........
............along with the autumn sunshine and good conversation.
District 23 Conference - Geelong, Victoria
President, Liz Bice and Secretary, Aileen Eldridge, attended this event and represented the club at the official sessions.
Annual Quiz Night
With two team achieving the same final score, tie-breaker questions were needed to determine the winners at the end of an enjoyable and entertaining evening at which around $700 was raised for Zonta projects.
An interesting variety of auction lots were donated for this event which raised over $1000 for Zonta projects.
2017 Major Raffle launch....................
Prizes include a Handmade Oriental Print Patchwork Quilt, One-tenth scale Doll House, a Barbecue Tools Set in a carry case and a soft toy Teddy Bear, to name a few ....................
Meredith Keage (left), from Northern Domestic Violence Service, accepting the "New Beginnings" quilts from club member Alexa Little.
Karen McCullagh and Tracey Wright accepting a cheque on behalf of the Women's Health Unit at Lyell McEwin Health Service.
Val Slater accepting a cheque on behalf the Encore exercise programme run by the YWCA.
Marilyn Repen accepting a cheque on behalf of Helping Hand Aged Care, Parafield Gardens, from club member, Marian Carpenter.
"New Beginnings" quilts and a bedding package ready to go to Northern Domestic Violence Service clients.
"Wee Care" quilts going to Women's and Children's Paediatric Emergency Department.
Aileen Eldridge, Carmen Will, Marian Carpenter, Pam Fletcher, Marjorie Church, Lyn Furner-Smith, Pru Blackwell, Liz Bice and Florina Fernandes