Our District Summer TLI’s are scheduled for July 22. They’ll be held in Charleston, Columbia and Greenville. Division organizers are working to finalize event details. Registration will open soon.
The CRAM Squad is for those who want to: help build new clubs throughout South Carolina…or encourage and motivate other members…or help clubs that are struggling to become Distinguished or greater…or stop Toastmasters from being the “Best Kept Secret” in South Carolina.
A Toastmaster prison club encourages inmates to discover their voice while developing leadership skills. This experience gives them the tools they need to be successful when they leave prison. The best part is that studies show that offenders tend not to re-offend after completing the Toastmaster’s educational programs, which contributes to a drastically lower recidivism […]
Encourage your club members to invite others with this handout. Reasons to visit are detailed in simple talking points. Flyer is conveniently setup in a 2-up format and prints neatly in color or black and white.
Area 21 (Beaufort and Jasper counties) is more connected to Savannah than a metropolitan area in South Carolina. So it was logical that WASV Channel 3 from Savannah ran a story on Ridgeland, the second D-58 club in a South Carolina correctional facility. From a demographer’s view, both Ridgeland and FastTrackers of Hilton Head Island […]
Michael Unks is a semifinalist in the world’s largest speech contest. Unks, a member of Greenwave Gabbers Toastmasters Club (Summerville, SC) surpassed fierce competition to win over the judges at the District 58 finals on April 23.
Education & Training
Part of personal growth is understanding conflict and then working through the process for positive results. Join Lisa Berry, DTM, in this recorded webinar to gain the knowledge on how to identify, negotiate and build bridges, and not let barriers form during situations of conflict inside and outside of your Toastmasters club.
“I was in total shock. All I could do was look at my family with my eyes full of tears. . . I am grateful that I chose to join Toastmasters,” said Cherisse. “I know in my heart they played a vital part in me becoming MS South Carolina Plus America Supreme 2017!!”
D-58 Ambassadors have been going abroad and domestically visiting other clubs. So far the list comprises multiple clubs outside South Carolina as well as four foreign locations. However, with the contest season upon us, there is no need to go far and wide. Area and above contests do not qualify, but club contests count!
Six District-58 clubs won Smedley Awards for adding five or more new members during August and September.