Make a Good Impression with Dress for Success!

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by ZontaDoris When you go to an important meeting–one that might change your income or career options–with a potential employer, someone who can recommend you for a promotion, or other key decision maker, do you pay enough attention to how you look? If you haven’t considered how your appearance might affect your success in critical …

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Learn from FL Advocate for Human Trafficking Survivors

  Thirty years fighting the human trafficking scourge enabled Dottie Groover-Skipper, statewide coordinator of Anti-Human Trafficking for the Salvation Army of Florida, to speak passionately and knowledgeably to our Zonta Club in July. From Beaver Cleaver innocence to Passionate Change Agent Dottie told us how her Beaver Cleaver family world view was blown apart many …

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Domestic Violence in Pinellas County–Believe, Speak, Act

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The Zonta Club of Pinellas County is joining the roster of Pinellas County Domestic Violence Task Force (DVTF) advocates to fight for domestic violence victims in our county. The DVTF is chaired by Assistant State Attorney Dora Komninos, who is running to become a County Court Judge.  Dora came to our Club meeting in June.

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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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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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