BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. (Feb. 28, 2019) – The 2019 annual Zonta Club of Bonita Springs-Estero Woman of the Year Luncheon is Tuesday, April 16 at Palmira Golf and Country Club. The Luncheon will honor this year’s Woman of the Year, Sally Smith.

“I am deeply honored to be nominated and included in such an illustrious group who have been recognized before me,” said Woman of the Year, Sally Smith.

Smith is a long-time humanitarian. For the past eight years, she has traveled to the community of Santa Eulalia in Guatemala to help improve the lives of those in the area. Smith also volunteers, teaching English and mathematics to the Hispanic community of Bonita Springs.

“Providing improvements to the quality of life for the women and children of the Guatemalan villages where our Rotary Club serves has been my passion,” states Smith.

Smith has been a member of The Rotary Club of Estero since 2010 and has been selected as Rotarian of the Year on three occasions.

To attend the Woman of the Year Fundraising Luncheon, tickets are on sale now for $50, $65 after April 1. Tickets may be purchased on the Zonta Club of Bonita Springs-Estero website at

Funds from this event are used to provide grants to local organizations that best serve women, to provide scholarships to local students and to support various service projects.

For more information, contact Nancy Dalaskey at [email protected], visit or follow the Zonta Club on Facebook.

About Zonta Club of Bonita Springs-Estero

The Zonta Club of Bonita Springs-Estero is a not-for-profit organization located in Bonita Springs, Fla. It is an organization of business and professional women dedicated to improving the circumstances of women at all stages of life, locally and globally. It is part of Zonta International and participates in global initiatives, such as “Free the Girls” and “Say No to Violence Against Women.”