“We empower individuals to become more effective communicators and leaders.” That is the mission of Toastmasters International. When we think about leadership, it is important to realize that you can’t lead without a team. Toastmasters has many opportunities to lead teams at the Club, District, and International levels. How do
Coronavirus Update - Revised October 19 - Review New Information
Thanks to our clubs and their members, Toastmasters District 53 has weathered the initial consequences of the ongoing Coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic. As you know, key District, Division and Area meetings, as well as most club meetings, have transitioned to an online format for the duration of this public health emergency.
In accordance with research and government guidance, the District 53 leadership team urges all Toastmasters clubs to consider themselves non-essential programs, and to delay opening in-person until the risk to member health is negligible according to Toastmasters International and local authorities.
For a complete update with important new information, go to the District 53 Coronavirus Update.
More Awareness, More Guests, More Members!
We launched the District 53 Marketing Campaign on October 1, 2020 with the objective to increase membership and Toastmasters awareness throughout our District. Your club can participate using the materials available on this page...
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