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Meet Your New Team for 2020-21

District Director

Program Quality Director

Club Growth Director

Rena Weikle DTM

Dotun Eliezer DTM

Richard Mattis DTM

Now that the voting is finalized, we can introduce the new team for the 2020-21 year. Their terms will start July 1, 2020. In the meantime, they are all focused on finishing strong this year and setting up for a fantastic year to come. Please congratulate them and if you are interested in getting involved in a role, please express your interest by clicking here, or reach out to any of them.

Voting for 2020 Spring Council Meeting Finalised!

There were 201 votes cast. There were a total of 168 club votes. 92 club votes were required for quorum. Quorum has been achieved and the results are official.

How is COVID-19 Pandemic Affecting District 99?

The COVID-19 Pandemic has brought on many changes to our society. The Board of Directors for Toastmasters International have been meeting and makeing changes which they are promoting on their web page at https://toastmasters.org/COVID-19. They have also issued directives to districts to which District 99 must adhere.

How is that impacting your club? Listen to District Director Lana Sweeney give her overview in the video to the left. And, read the information on District 99’s COVID-19 Status page.

Visit the COVID-19 Status page for information about the current status of district operations, tips on meeting online and a list of clubs that are going to be meeting online.

Register your club to let us know you are still meeting in virtual space by filling out this form.

Club Officer elections for program year 2020-21 are recommended to be conducted during the first club meeting in May. For support on how to conduct elections online visit Toastmasters International Club Officer Elections FAQ.

Upcoming Club Officer Training

See more below …

Club Marketing Master Class (20-May-2020)

 

Check out this masterclass which is a panel discussion with an industry expert, Al Wynant, sharing insight on how to grow and sustain an online meeting attendance

This masterclass provides introductory learning on the following topics:

1. What to expect post COVID-19

2. Best practices for starting online

3. Online tools and technology evaluation

4. Creating an interactive online experience

5. How to inspire virtual meeting participation

6. Sustaining online meetings

Presentation materials are available for download here.

News

Expired: Win the Early Bird Membership Renewal Award

Toastmasters International’s Talk Up membership building drive is onThis campaign runs from February 1 – March 31, 2020.

Clubs that add 5 new, dual or reinstated members during this period win an award ribbon plus 10% discount towards their next order from the TI’s online store.

There is also an exciting bonus from the District. The first 20 clubs that submit 100% membership renewal payment by March 15, wins a […]

February 23rd, 2020|

Expired: District Membership Contest Results

Yeah! We made it….373 new members added to our clubs in the season of the membership contest.

Congratulations to all the clubs and members that partipated.

The top 3 clubs with the most newly enrolled members within the contest period in each division wins:

  • 1st prize:  $100 Toastmasters gift certificates
  • 2nd prize: $75 Toastmasters gift certificates
  • 3rd prize: $50 Toastmasters gift certificates

The member who invited the highest number of guests in each […]

February 19th, 2020|

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Coaching Webinars

Check out these webinars on coaching that were done in conjunction with District 42. Marketing Best Practices by Marc Haines — 6 May 2019 Using MeetUp for Attracting Guests by Lorraine Wheatley – 11 Apr 2019

Boosting Membership: A Strategy That Works

Last summer, most of College Plaza’s guests didn’t join. Six months later, 70 percent of visitors to this Edmonton club were becoming members and giving their icebreaker within five weeks: 14 of them in five months. The Success Strategy? Personal engagement. Most guests come via the website and email [...]

Win Best Video Award – Tell Us What’s Wow! About Your CLub

Film a one-minute video telling us what makes your club so great and different and win your club an award at the District 99 Convention. Send your Wow!  Video – part of the initiative of “our new gold standard” of club quality – to District 99 Public Relations Manager Nick [...]

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