About Us

The Story Behind Toastmasters

Present day Toastmasters International World Headquarters

Toastmasters International is a nonprofit educational organization that teaches public speaking and leadership skills through a worldwide network of clubs.

Everything in Toastmasters revolves around the club. Most clubs have around 20 members and meet once a week for an hour. With a global network of clubs, you are sure to find one near you!

Since 1924, Toastmasters International has helped people from diverse backgrounds become more confident speakers, communicators, and leaders.

“To be the first-choice provider of dynamic, high-value, experiential communication and leadership skills development.”

Toastmasters International Vision

We empower individuals to become more effective communicators and leaders.

District Mission

We build new clubs and support all clubs in achieving excellence.

Club Mission

We provide 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.

Toastmasters International Core Values

  • Integrity
  • Respect
  • Service
  • Excellence