Founded in 1919 by Wanda Frey Joiner in Buffalo, New York, Quota International, Inc. has a rich history of service and friendship that has grown from one club in one city, to hundreds of clubs in 14 countries over the past century.  


Learn more about Quota’s history and milestones using the links below.

Quota's Founding Story

Founder Wanda Frey Joiner

Past International Presidents

Service in the 1920's

Centennial Series Articles

A 12-part documentary story of Quota's History.

Quota's Milestones 1919-2019

Quota's 70 Years of Service

Past Convention Sites

Quota's Journey in New Zealand

Singapore Charter Information


Enjoy reading past issues of Quota’s most popular publications, including the award-winning The Quotarian magazine, by navigating the archives below.

President's Messages

(2018 - 2020)

World Service e-Zines Archive