OXFORD — Oxford Toastmasters Club was awarded the first Place Gold Medal in the District 40 VPPR & VPM Membership Olympic Contest for “Best of all Three Categories.” Contest winners were announced April 22, at the District 40 Spring Conference held in Columbus. District 40 Toastmasters proudly serves parts of Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana and West Virginia.
The purpose of the contest was to help the Vice President of Public Relations (VPPR) and the Vice President of Membership (VPM) publicize Toastmasters and build club membership. The contest ran from Dec. 1, 2016 to March 15. Clubs who competed in all three categories were eligible to go for the gold!
Oxford Toastmasters claimed four District level awards and Toastmaster International Gift Certificates totaling $200: first place and gold medal winner for Best of all Three Categories — $50 gift certificate,first place best club website/external communications — $75 gift certificate, second place best club newsletter/internal communications — $50 gift certificate, and third place membership drive/ new member recruitment — $25 gift certificate.
Interested in improving your communication and leadership skills? Enrich your life and career through the improvement of your personal and professional communications. Gain confidence and find your speaking voice. Toastmasters provides a supportive and positive learning experience in which members are empowered to develop communication and leadership skills, resulting in greater self-confidence and personal growth. For more information on Toastmasters or to find a club near you, visit the international website at http://www.toastmasters.org.
Visit Oxford Toastmasters on Wednesdays (except the first Wednesday of the month) from 12-1 p.m. at the LCNB Bank, 30 W. Park Place, Oxford, OH 45056 (Community Room on second floor). Community members welcome. Visit the website at http://oxfordoh.toastmastersclubs.org.