number-1-signYes, we went all the way to #1 and that’s our epic 2013 story we’re building anew in 2014! This path is prepared by each of you: your every day commitment, creativity, care for helping others reach their objectives, care for details, etc.: they bring us all closer to the stars!Some clubs and divisions have already now demonstrated outstanding skills for propelling our district to its common stratospheric achievement path and a series of D59 awards have been established to encourage and reward YOUR teams work http://www.district59.org/leaders/clublife/district-59-awards/
We are happy to share with you, the list of this autumn’s winning clubs and divisions:

  • D59 Best club in membership growth is…. Warsaw’s Toastmasters Leaders club (Area M5) with 16 new members registered by 30th September 2013, 24:00.
  • D59 Best division in membership growth is….  Division M (Poland) with 125 new members and 34 charter members for the period 1st July 2013 – 30th September 2013

Three D59 PR awards have been attributed by myself (D59 PRO) to the following divisions to promote their work as best practices within the district:

There will be more details on the awarded best practices above in our upcoming posts and more awards attributed in the spring. The rules applicable to the Spring awards will be shared shortly by e-mail and on the district website under the section D59 awards… get comfortable with receiving an award, for you are next!

The promotion of our district best practices also happens when you D59 members and professional speakers take the stand at club events, conferences, conventions, etc. This is why we invite all those who feel inspired and confident enough to apply to be a speaker at Toastmasters International conference in Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) in August 2014 – Toastmasters first international conference to take place outside the US. The application deadline for speakers is 1st November, 2013 http://mediacenter.toastmasters.org/2013-09-09-Toastmasters-International-seeks-presenters-to-speak-in-Kuala-Lumpur

Take action and share TM values at their highest level!

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Morag Mathieson, D59 Governor 2012-2013, also known as Mrs.#1, showing DECM Stockholm participants the #1 plaque received in Cincinatti

Ruxandra Balboa-Pöysti, D59 PRO