The Past President's Committee announced its unanimous selection of the Zonta Club of Glens Falls Zontian of Year at the annual Holiday Dinner that was recently held. Frances Bowen, a member since 1995 received our annual award as Zontian of the Year. She was presented with a plaque and the coveted jeweled Z pin in recognition of the honor. Frances will be proudly wear the jeweled Z pin for the next year.
Frances, the mother of 3 children, 5 step-children and 9 grandchildren has put her prodigious energy toward supporting the Zonta Club of Glens Falls in every way. Always the first to volunteer, she has served as Foundation President, Scholarship Chair, Club Treasurer, Awards Chair and Board Member. Zonta District 2 has benefited from her talents as she co-chaired the recent Conference and has been elected to the District Nominating Committee.
In addition to her contributions to Zonta, she is very active in her church, and on stage.
|Members of the Zonta Club of Glens Falls attended a day long seminar focused on Nourishing, Mentoring and Building on the Strengths of members of Zonta.||
The Zonta Club of Glens Falls awarded scholarships to 5 local students at their annual dinner honoring the awardees. The Club raises the money for these awards through local activities including an all women's golf tournament and two craft shows: downtown in June in conjunction with LARAC, and at the Adirondack Balloon Festival in September. Zonta is a global organization of executives and professionals working to improve the status of women worldwide through advocacy and service.