What we're about

About Us

Eglinton-Yonge Toastmasters of Toronto is a President’s Distinguished Club located close to Yonge and Eglinton! As many of our members are fairly new, you will immediately feel like you fit in when you join.

We meet every Thursday from 6:45pm to 8:50pm through Zoom.

***Guests and Visitors Are Always Welcome At No Cost! No RSVP Needed.***

For More Information About Eglinton-Yonge Toastmasters:

President: Ruth ruthdanielajavier@gmail.com

Vice-President Education: Clare clarevsa@gmail.com

VP Public Relations:Shaleeza shaleeza.gordon@gmail.com

About Toastmasters International

We're very happy that you have chosen us to find out more about Toastmasters International and all that this amazing organization has to offer you.

"Toastmasters International. Where leaders are made."

Toastmasters International is a world leader in helping people become more competent and comfortable in front of an audience. The nonprofit organization now has more than 332,000 members in over 15,000 clubs in 135 countries, offering a proven – and enjoyable! – way to practice and hone communication and leadership skills.

By learning to effectively formulate, organize and express your ideas to others, you can achieve all kinds of success. You'll be more capable and confident when giving presentations. You'll be more persuasive when pitching prospective clients. Want to be better at negotiating your salary with your boss? Networking at business or social functions? Motivating co-workers .. or your kids?

Become the speaker and leader you want to be. Confident, charismatic leaders weren't born that way. Toastmasters members learn to tell their story. They listen and answer. Through our community of learners, they find their path to leadership.

Our Club History & Awards

Eglinton-Yonge Toastmasters' first club meeting was on January 24, 2008 and on March 27, 2008 we officially chartered as a Toastmasters Club. Since then, we have became one of the most awarded clubs in District 60.

*Chartered a New Club

2015

*President’s Distinguished Club — The club met 9 to 10 out of 10 goals:

2014-2015

2013-2014

2012-2013

2011-2012

2010-2011

2009-2010

*Select Distinguished Club — The club met 7-8 out of 10 goals:

2008-2009 (Charter Year)

*Smedley Award — Five new members during August and September:

2015-2016

2009-2010

*Beat the Clock Award-Five new members during May and Jun

2014-2015

*Talk Up Toastmasters — Five new members during February and March:

2008-2009

Come on out and see what we are all about. Learn more on our About (https://www.meetup.com/UnityTM/about/) page.

Past paid members of Eglinton-Yonge Toastmasters who are interested in returning are encouraged to email the current executive through the Meetup "Contact Us" button.

***Guests and Visitors Are Always Welcome At No Cost!

Upcoming events (4+)

Eglinton-Yonge Toastmasters Weekly Meeting - ONLINE

Online event

At Eglinton-Yonge Toastmasters, we're more than just a club - we're a community. Please arrive by 6:45pm to socialize.

Guests are welcome. There is no fee to visit. To get access, contact our Hosts for the link.

Members of Eglinton-Yonge Toastmasters learn and practice public speaking and leadership skills with a friendly, helpful and encouraging group of people.

As a year-round club, attendance varies depending on the season. A typical meeting involves 20-25 active members and 2-5 visitors.

Visitors are able to:
• Meet a great group of people
• Participate in Table Topics
• Share feedback at the end

Members receive:
• Learning materials
• Monthly Toastmasters magazine
• Access to Pathways
• Online resources through Toastmasters International
• An Easy-speak.org account to track speech progress

We look forward to seeing you!

Eglinton-Yonge Toastmasters Mentorship Workshop

Online event

At Eglinton-Yonge Toastmasters, we're more than just a club - we're a community. Please arrive by 6:45pm to socialize.

Guests are welcome. There is no fee to visit. To get access, contact our Hosts for the link.

Members of Eglinton-Yonge Toastmasters learn and practice public speaking and leadership skills with a friendly, helpful and encouraging group of people.

As a year-round club, attendance varies depending on the season. A typical meeting involves 20-25 active members and 2-5 visitors.

Visitors are able to:
• Meet a great group of people
• Participate in Table Topics
• Share feedback at the end

Members receive:
• Learning materials
• Monthly Toastmasters magazine
• Access to Pathways
• Online resources through Toastmasters International
• An Easy-speak.org account to track speech progress

We look forward to seeing you!

Eglinton-Yonge Toastmasters Spooky Night and Open House

At Eglinton-Yonge Toastmasters, we're more than just a club - we're a community. Please arrive by 6:45pm to socialize.

Guests are welcome. There is no fee to visit. To get access, contact our Hosts for the link.

Members of Eglinton-Yonge Toastmasters learn and practice public speaking and leadership skills with a friendly, helpful and encouraging group of people.

As a year-round club, attendance varies depending on the season. A typical meeting involves 20-25 active members and 2-5 visitors.

Visitors are able to:
• Meet a great group of people
• Participate in Table Topics
• Share feedback at the end

Members receive:
• Learning materials
• Monthly Toastmasters magazine
• Access to Pathways
• Online resources through Toastmasters International
• An Easy-speak.org account to track speech progress

We look forward to seeing you!

Eglinton-Yonge Toastmasters Weekly Meeting - ONLINE

Online event

At Eglinton-Yonge Toastmasters, we're more than just a club - we're a community. Please arrive by 6:45pm to socialize.

Guests are welcome. There is no fee to visit. To get access, contact our Hosts for the link.

Members of Eglinton-Yonge Toastmasters learn and practice public speaking and leadership skills with a friendly, helpful and encouraging group of people.

As a year-round club, attendance varies depending on the season. A typical meeting involves 20-25 active members and 2-5 visitors.

Visitors are able to:
• Meet a great group of people
• Participate in Table Topics
• Share feedback at the end

Members receive:
• Learning materials
• Monthly Toastmasters magazine
• Access to Pathways
• Online resources through Toastmasters International
• An Easy-speak.org account to track speech progress

We look forward to seeing you!

Past events (235)

Eglinton-Yonge Toastmasters Weekly Meeting - ONLINE

Online event

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