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The View from 32


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The View from 32


Your Source for District 32 News
Thank you!

Thank you!

Wow! This Toastmasters year has brought us adventure, change and opportunity like we have never seen before. I, for one, am eternally grateful that I had the good fortune to go through all of it with you.  My goal for the 2019-2020 Toastmasters year was to put in...

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Congratulations to all our D32 Achievers!

Congratulations to all our D32 Achievers!

We are rapidly approaching the end of our Toastmasters year. Congratulations to our members who have participated in the educational program! Completing an educational achievement took planning and dedication. All members who earned awards can be found here. D32's...

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HOW TO CONDUCT CLUB OFFICER ELECTIONS

HOW TO CONDUCT CLUB OFFICER ELECTIONS

We’ve had online club elections, and now it’s time to have online club officer induction ceremonies! It’s a great opportunity to connect with your new District leaders and celebrate the achievements of your club over the past year. First, choose the meeting that you...

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RECOGNIZING TOASTMASTERS ACHIEVEMENTS

RECOGNIZING TOASTMASTERS ACHIEVEMENTS

This year has been unpredictable with many challenges tossed into our path, altering our plans. As outgoing Program Quality Director, I have been looking at the TI Dashboard (dashboards.toastmasters.org) to see how clubs and members are doing.  Congratulations,...

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CLUB COACH PROGRAM

CLUB COACH PROGRAM

Does your club need a membership boost? Or would you like to be a Club Coach? Now that many clubs are meeting online, you could be a coach in Washington, even if you live in Alaska, or vice versa. The D32 DTM Committee wants to help members earn the requirement of...

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PERSPECTIVE FROM OUTGOING DISTRICT DIRECTOR

PERSPECTIVE FROM OUTGOING DISTRICT DIRECTOR

-Ginny Grabowski, District Director NEW BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES. NEW WORLD OPPORTUNITIES. I had an opportunity to meet with the SpaceWorks Business Incubator students this week to talk about Toastmasters and business leadership.  You may think that when you’re...

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D32 CONTEST WINNERS!

D32 CONTEST WINNERS!

Wow! After canceling contests due to Covid-19, we hustled to hold online contests. D32 successfully held both Evaluation and International Speech contests for 20 areas, 6 divisions, and the district along with dry runs for the combined events. We could not have done...

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CLUB OFFICER TRAINING SUMMER 2020

CLUB OFFICER TRAINING SUMMER 2020

Training Dates: Tuesday June 23, Training Event #1 Thursday July 9, Training Event #2 Monday July 20, Training Event #3 Join us online for District-Wide training sessions. Meet other club officers across the district. Together, we support our members and each other as...

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CLUB ALIGNMENT FOR 2020-2021!

CLUB ALIGNMENT FOR 2020-2021!

Thanks go to all of District Officers this year. They rose to the challenges and demonstrated their leadership and flexibility in trying times. We look forward to their sharing of their expertise as we welcome our new leaders during this transition period.  Our new...

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2021, Here We Come!

2021, Here We Come!

Congratulations to the newly elected leadership team for the 2020-2021 Toastmasters Year!  On Saturday, May 2, we held our District Council Meeting (also known as our Business Meeting).  All Presidents and VPEs of all clubs were invited as voting members. ...

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Club Year End Checklist

Club Year End Checklist

It’s hard to believe that this club year is ending in less than 2 months! This year has been filled with many unique challenges which District 32 members and leaders have handled in stride. While we’re all learning new skills and new ways to get the most out of being...

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Choices

Choices

This year, D32 had two candidates for the Club Growth Director position. This position is the first of a four-year commitment to support and encourage Toastmasters throughout District 32. Lori and Roberta, thank you for demonstrating courage, bravery, and willingness...

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First Ever Online D32 Speech Contests!

First Ever Online D32 Speech Contests!

Judy Young and Christine Devine, D32 Contest Co-Chairs Don’t miss the best that District 32 Toastmasters has to offer in our first online International Speech and Evaluation Contests.  You can watch from the comfort of your home.  It’s easy to...

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WANTED: CLUB OFFICERS

WANTED: CLUB OFFICERS

How many of you can recite the Toastmaster’s Promise? One part of the promise is to serve as club officer when called upon to do so. This year, your club may need you to serve as a club officer. Since we are an education and training organization, we encourage you to...

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Beat the Clock! Membership Building Campaign

Beat the Clock! Membership Building Campaign

It’s time for the annual Beat the Clock! Toastmasters International membership building campaign to help clubs finish the year strong. The campaign runs from May 1st until June 30th, and gives the following awards to any club that gains 5 new, reinstated, or dual...

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RUNNING ONLINE SPEECH CONTESTS

RUNNING ONLINE SPEECH CONTESTS

Also, the Nerdmasters have created a couple of Google Docs folders full of useful information about Using Zoom for Contests...as well as Using Zoom for Meetings. Last week's Sound Advice discussion of Running Contests on Zoom is now on our District's Youtube Channel;...

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Club Officer Elections: Confidential Voting Online

Club Officer Elections: Confidential Voting Online

Question:  Our club is meeting online.  With Officer elections coming up, we’ll discuss nominations in April, and we will conduct our election of club officers during our first meeting in May.  Can you suggest how to do a confidential vote in a virtual setting, in...

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Upcoming Events

  1. Smedley Membership Campaign 2020

    August 1 - September 30
  2. D32 District Council Meeting

    September 21 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PDT

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