Our Story

WIZO USA was founded in 1920 in direct response to the needs of women and children in Israel. Today, WIZO USA continues to identify the needs of Israeli society and creates solutions to meet them.

Now 250,000 members strong, WIZO USA is the main agent of change for women, children, and youth in Israel.

Federations Around The World

Active Members Worldwide

Israeli Lives Impacted

Our Mission

The Women’s International Zionist Organization is a nonparty/apolitical international movement dedicated to the advancement of the status of women, welfare for all sectors of Israeli society, and encouragement of Jewish education in Israel and in the Diaspora.

Our Visions

A Zionistic, humanistic Israeli society based on equal opportunities, focused on education and welfare for women children and youth, in cooperation with the Jewish Diaspora.

Our Goals

To provide for the welfare of infants, children, youth, women and the elderly. To advance the status of women in Israel. To strengthen the bond between world Jewry and the State of Israel. To support the absorption of new immigrants.

How To Contact Us


950 3rd Ave, Suite 2803
New York, NY 10022



WIZO USA, The Women’s International Zionist Organization, is a worldwide non-profit organization that operates over 800 social welfare projects in Israel.

Suzanne Harper

Regional Executive Director, Florida
305-861-8860 | director@wizofl.org