One of the aims of the Club is to bring women together and help them integrate into the local community. To facilitate this, the Club is associated with a number of local and international organisations and special interest groups. The Club supports two specific charities, selected annually, and works with other committees and organisations both within and outside the Club. The Board of ZIWC urges any member wishing to become involved in any of these charities and organisations to step forward.
The club coordinates various fund-raising efforts:
This year we are supporting :-
To find out more about these organisations please follow the links to their web pages.
In the past years the club has supported:- Frauenzentrale, Zug; http://www.frauenzentralezug.ch/; Theodora Foundation; http://uk.theodora.org/en-gb#.VJGN_nuACfg; ALS. Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis; The Swiss Charity Women's Club; Krebsliga Zug; the Breast Cancer Research Foundation; http://www.amantani.org.uk/; Ear Surgery Camps Foundation in Nepal; the Sinobome Foundation in South Africa; and the Grace Kennett Foundation, based in India