Our Allies in the State Attorney’s Office on Stopping Domestic Violence

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Do you wish to know more about how domestic violence cases are treated by the legal system in Pinellas County? We did. Fortunately, Jessica Koch, an attorney in our Club invited Dora Komninos, Supervisor for the Domestic Violence Misdemeanor Division in the State Attorney’s Office for Pinellas and Pasco Counties to educate us at our …

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President Jimmy Carter speaks up for women’s rights

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President Jimmy Carter pays attention to people and their behavior. In the 16 minute video below, he explains why millions of women around the world suffer horribly from genital mutilation, human trafficking, unsafe and unsanitary living conditions, violence, unequal pay, etc. THREE REASONS: ONE: misinterpretations of religious scripture in the Bible and Quran; TWO: a …

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New Public Policy on Human Rights in Pinellas County

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Our Club researched human rights protections in our county over the summer. We discovered that our Pinellas County Office of Human Rights is authorized under law, and committed, to protecting all citizens in this county from discrimination in fair housing, employment, public accommodations and government programs and assistance. These incidents include discrimination on the basis …

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Zonta Club Pinellas Meets GFWC North Pinellas Woman’s Club Leaders

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Did you know that the Greater Federation of Woman’s Clubs is older than Zonta International? The General Federation of Woman’s Clubs International was founded in 1890, almost 30 years before Zonta’s establishment. However we share many goals and dedication to improving our local communities through volunteer hours and financial support. In Pinellas County, our mutual …

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