District 3 Toastmasters’ Talk Vol 6 – February News
Now that the year has started, we have many incentives and programs up and running! Please read through these February news and announcements to see how you can earn many rewards. We encourage you to check out https://aztoastmasters.org/members/ for events, training, incentives and programs. Also, follow us on social media for the latest news.
TIP OF THE MONTH:
“Attach your speech evaluations directly to your Path-Level to keep them in one place.” – Colleen McNeese, L5
All contests will be required to have a District 3 Recognized Zoom Master.
Toastmasters Advanced Module Series
Learn from the most inspiring and encouraging leaders in District 3 Toastmasters. In these sessions, our experts share lessons learned and offer suggestions for your personal growth and prosperity in our organization and beyond the club. Toastmasters Advanced Module Series is an online educational series free to all members.
Next Event: 6:30 PM March 16, 2023
Purpose:People who come to this event will have a better knowledge of the six steps on how to become a Distinguished Toastmaster.
Additional Dates and Times:This is an ongoing education series with different presenters each month and open to all Toastmasters members.
Event Purpose: The Annual District 3 Toastmasters July Jubilee is an awards dinner and ceremony where the District recognizes leaders who served in the last year, honors the outstanding members in the District, and installs the incoming officers. A great way to celebrate, recognize, and collaborate, this inspirational event sets the pace for the new leaders!
At D3 Conference, anyone who has achieved their DTM between 07/01/22 and 04/28/2023 will celebrate his or her achievement and receive $20.00 Toastmasters gift certificates for the Toastmasters International store.
The first 20 members who give 4 or more unique education awards (for example, not two Level 1s) to a club by April 1 will receive a $20 gift pack and recognition at division speech contests.
Pay it Foward
The purpose of this project is to strengthen the clubs within the district, assist struggling clubs and expand the experience of the Toastmasters who participate in the program. We as Toastmasters can directly affect clubs that can use our collective help.
How to be recognized:
– After each of the campaign months. September, February, March, May, and June, we will recognize and award two (2) Toastmasters who visit the most clubs with a district gift back valued at $25 from a list of selected prizes. – After each of the campaign months. September, February, March, May, and June, we will recognize and award two (2) clubs who visit the most clubs with a district gift back valued at $50 from a list of selected prizes.
There will be a bonus drawing for sponsoring new members from January 1st to June 1st, 2023
In addition to the pin for the new member, sponsoring members will be entered into a drawing, and ten (10) sponsors will be drawn to select a prize package of their choice from the district gift list for about $25.
New members sponsored during this time frame must be New or Reinstated members. Renewals, dual and transfer members will not count. The more members you sponsor, the more chances you could win.
2×4 DCP Membership Drive
The first 50 clubs that achieve 8 new members between July 1, 2022, thru June 30, 2023, will win a $25 district gift packet.
Screenshot of your DCP dashboard showing that you signed up 8 new members
Name and address of where to send your gift pack
Once we confirm your 8 new members on the TI dashboard, we will mail out your gift.
New members are just that new members of your club. Renewals, dual and transfer members will not count.
Conference Raffle Baskets
Calling all baseball fans! We’re putting together a basket raffle for the D3 Toastmasters Conference, and we need your help! Show your team spirit, donate a club basket, and help support District 3! All baskets will be raffled off at the Conference. To donate a basket, please complete this link: https://aztoastmasters.org/district-conference. Let’s make this a home run for a great cause!
We want all members to record a 1-minute video and submit it to Angel Larena at firstname.lastname@example.org via wetransfer.com to be featured on the District 3 Youtube Page. The purpose of the video is to either state why you joined Toastmasters in one minute or state why you stayed in Toastmasters for one minute.
Anyone submitting will also need to submit the District Media Release at https://aztoastmasters.org/media_release/.