Why Toastmasters?

What is Toastmasters?

Do you want to practice public speaking, improve your communication and build leadership skills? With Toastmasters, you can break barriers, not your budget. Learn more about the history of the organization and our methodology to help maximize your potential!

Learn More

Visit a Club

The club is at the heart of your journey. It’s the place you and other members meet to practice, learn, grow, mentor and share. It’s important to find one that’s right for you, and it’s okay to visit a few before joining one. With over 170 clubs to choose from in our District, you’re sure to find one nearby!

Visit a Club This Week

Become a Member

Once you find your club, joining is easy. As a member, you become part of a larger international organization that supports you every step of the way.

Begin Your Journey Here

By giving speeches and fulfilling leadership roles, you practice and improve.

Grow and improve your public speaking and communication skills through honest and supportive peer evaluation.

Experienced mentors encourage, guide and support you in your goals and help you to achieve more than you thought possible.

Self-paced program

Develop skills at your own pace and comfort level.

Presentation skills are crucial to success in the workplace. Many people pay high fees for seminars to gain skills and confidence necessary to face an audience.

Toastmasters provides an option that is less expensive, held in high regard in business circles and offers a proven – and enjoyable – way to practice and hone communication and leadership skills.

In Toastmasters, you will...


Learn to communicate more effectively


Become a better listener


Improve your presentation skills


Build confidence

Education is an important part of every Toastmaster’s journey, and it is a critical aspect of all club meetings around the world.

The safe and supportive environment clubs provide allows you to learn at your own pace in a curriculum that has helped millions meet their personal and professional goals.