Welcome to Founder’s District Toastmasters

Serving Orange County since 1944

  • Earn a Distinguished Toastmaster Designation: Starting a New Toastmasters Club
    Earning the prestigious Distinguished Toastmaster (DTM) designation is a significant achievement within the Toastmasters International program. It represents the highest level of accomplishment and leadership within the organization. One of the most impactful ways to reach this esteemed designation is by starting a new Toastmasters club. Why Start a New Toastmasters Club? Starting a new … Read more
  • 2022-2023 Founder’s Awards Celebration!
    Register here for Sept. 30 (Sat.) 9:30am – 12:00pm **HYBRID event – In person at Olli venue in Irvine & Online via Zoom**Let’s celebrate our achievements together! Including Club Toastmaster of the Year, Area Director of the Year, Division Director of the Year, District Toastmaster of the Year and more!
  • Renew Your Membership by Sept. 30
    Renew your membership to continue your Toastmasters journey for personal growth! Avoid interruptions to your membership benefits, access to Base Camp, and contest eligibility.  Contact your club or pay via ‘self-pay’ if your club has enabled this option! Congrats to the clubs that have already renewed 8+ members!
  • Fall 2023 District Council Meeting
    September 20, 2023 (Wed.)6:30-8:30pm PDT ONLINE District leaders, Presidents & VPEs carry an important vote at this meeting, however, all members are welcome. Receive helpful information to guide your club to success this year. Register in advance! Click here to review the packet.
  • New Clubs, Sponsors and Mentors
    Starting a new club is a rewarding experience. Learn how club Sponsors and Mentors can work together to help form new clubs and more importantly help the club be successful! Watch the recording of this interactive session on Toastmasters Club Sponsors and Mentors. Club Growth Training for New Club Sponsors and Mentors
Joining Toastmasters can help you:
  • Present well
  • Mentor others
  • Advance your career
Find a club personality that fits your personality!
  • Consider In-Person, Online, and/or Hybrid clubs that will welcome you as a guest, free of charge.
  • Visit and observe clubs based on community, professionalism, and/or social interests. There is no pressure to join or join in.

“The unprepared speaker has a right to be afraid.”

— Ralph C. Smedley

Join a Club Today

Located in beautiful Southern California, Founder’s District is the birthplace of Toastmasters International, serving clubs in Orange County since 1944.

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Start a New Club

Spread the benefits of Toastmasters to others by starting a new club in your area or organization. It’s easy to get started.

  • Develop Strong Communication Skills
  • Unlimited Personal Growth
  • Build Confidence And Productivity
  • Career Advancement