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District 9 has more than 60 clubs and stretches across Washington, Oregon, and Idaho, including several in Yakima and Ellensburg. Toastmasters International is a nonprofit educational organization that teaches public speaking and leadership skills in a fun and supportive environment. Founded in October 1924, the organization currently has more than 313,000 members in 15,000 clubs in 130+ countries. Each week, Toastmasters helps more than a quarter million people of every ethnicity, education and profession build their competence in communication so they can gain the confidence to lead others. For information about Toastmasters District 9, please visit http://www.tmd9.org . Toastmasters: where leaders are made!