Reference: Bylaws of Zonta International
The name of this organization shall be Zonta International.
Article II Objects
The Objects of Zonta International shall be:
(a) To improve the legal, political, economic, educational, health and professional status of women at the global and local level through service and advocacy.
(b) To work for the advancement of understanding, goodwill and peace through a world fellowship of members.
(c) To promote justice and universal respect for human rights and fundamental freedoms.
(d) To be united internationally to foster high ethical standards, to implement service programs, and to provide mutual support and fellowship for members who serve their communities, their nations and the world.
Article III Policy
SECTION 1. Nonpartisan and Nonsectarian. Zonta International, its districts and its clubs shall be nonpartisan and nonsectarian.
SECTION 2. Principles and Public Issues. Zonta International, its districts and its clubs may express themselves about and become involved in principles and public issues having a bearing on the Objects of Zonta International, following the policies established by the Zonta International Board.