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  • Founder’s District Open House

    Founder’s District Open House

    Nov. 1 (Wed.) 7pm In-person at Trabuco Center, Irvine & online via Zoom. Toastmasters Invites the Orange County Community to Discover the Power of Communication and Leadership at an Open House Event! Register today to secure your seat: https://www.zeffy.com/en-US/ticketing/12ac0cb1-bc95-4623-bf36-cfe5fd6a2a21 The event is free and open to the public. Attendees are encouraged to register in advance…

  • 2024-2025 District Leader Nominations Now Open

    2024-2025 District Leader Nominations Now Open

    Founder’s District is seeking nominations for the positions of District Director, Program Quality Director, Club Growth Director, and Division Directors.  Applications for the elected positions are due by February 28, 2024. All applicants must submit the Leader Nominating Form, Officer Agreement, District Officer Biographical Form and photo of themselves, to the District Leadership Chair. If you have questions, contact District Leadership…

  • FTH FreeToastHost Training VPPR Learning Lab

    FTH FreeToastHost Training VPPR Learning Lab A full-length training session on FreeToastHost website – creating, customizing and maintaining the website. Trainer: Founder’s District Webmaster 2023-2024, Julie Murphy, DTM, IPDD.

  • Canva Resources

    Canva Resources

    Canva ‘how-to’ videos for VPPRs: ​a. Complete CANVA guide to create Toastmasters brand compliant designs. Split into 25 chapters for different tools. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wt8fNi6Um5Q (41 mins) b. Save your Brand Palette in CANVA Free account. – YouTube (4 mins) – (please note this video shows the old brand color palette – the bright red Pantone 1795 is no longer a…

  • Announcing the 2023-2024 Speech Contest Schedule

    Announcing the 2023-2024 Speech Contest Schedule

    Founder’s District will be hosting Evaluation and International Speech contest for the 2023-2024 contests! Contest Schedule Area Contests – OLLI at UCI – Osher Lifelong Learning Institute Division Contests – OLLI at UCI – Osher Lifelong Learning Institute District Contest – Center for Spiritual Living, San Clemente

  • VPPR Learning Lab – Reels to Attract Guests

    Guest trainer from Orange County TM Club, Rachel Pleasant, shows us how she recently created and posted Facebook reels that have boosted interest in the club!

  • FTH FreeToastHost Training VPPR Learning Lab

    A full-length training session on FreeToastHost website – creating, customizing and maintaining the website. Trainer: Founder’s District Webmaster 2023-2024, Julie Murphy, DTM, IPDD Training Handout

  • November 15, 2023 Newsletter

    November 15, 2023 Newsletter

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  • November 8, 2023 Newsletter

    November 8, 2023 Newsletter

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  • November 1, 2023 Newsletter

    November 1, 2023 Newsletter

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  • Celebrating September & October Anniversaries

    Congrats to our clubs that celebrated anniversaries in September & October!