The 4th annual Zonta Foothills Authors' Luncheon raised $20,000 to support local and international nonprofit organizations dedicated to the health and welfare of women.
More than 215 supporters gathered at the Omni Hotel on March 14 to hear local authors Sybil Downing, Audrey Nelson and John Shors speak. Clay Evans was Master of Ceremonies for the luncheon and former Colorado Supreme Court Justice Jean Dubofsky was honored at the fundraising event.
The Zonta Foothills Club of Boulder County is a volunteer organization comprised of professional women committed to ensuring that all women are able to fulfill their potential through education, have access and equality in the workplace, have the health care services they need and live a life free from violence. Through the local and international community Zonta raises funds for education, services and scholarships; advocates for social change to benefit women and girls; and educates the community about issues of importance to women. The Zonta Foothills Foundation supports the charitable efforts of the Zonta Foothills Club.