What should you expect? In a 90-minute meeting, you will hear humorous and inspirational speeches, see people think on their feet with impromptu responses, and observe members giving one another praise and constructive feedback through evaluations. If you're new to Toastmasters and would like to know what a typical meeting is like, please see our Frequently Asked Questions page.
Rainbow Toastmasters is a member club of Toastmasters International, a world leader in communication and leadership development with 280,000 members across thousands of clubs in 116 countries. Our club serves the LGBT community of the San Francisco Bay Area. Our membership is open to everyone regardless of sexual orientation. Our meetings are fun and entertaining! Drop in for a visit and see for yourself.
Congratulations to George and Alan for sweeping the Division D Speech Contests! George won the International Speech Contest and Alan won the Tall Tales Speech Contest at the Division D Speech Contest on April 23, 2013.
At the Division D Speech Contest, Rainbow Toastmasters was also recognized for renewing 75% of our members before the end of March. Congratulations to our Treasurer Ray for making this happen and winning us the March Madness Traveling Trophy to use in our upcoming meetings. Rainbow Toastmasters is making a big splash in Toastmaster history this year with over 50 active members, distinguished club status, and speech contest winners!
Rainbow Toastmasters celebrated Gay Pride 2013 with a special meeting devoted to fabulous colors, themes of LGBT pride, and wall-to-wall celebration. A few daring members agreed to be photographed for our web site:
The only thing missing from this photo? You! Drop in some Thursday and join the fun!
|President||Claudine Offer, CC, CL|
|Co-VPs of Education||Alan Davis, CC, CL; Geoffrey Glass, ACS, ALB|
|Co-VP of Membership||Ray Roldan|
|Co-VPs of Public Relations||Maureen Bogues, CC; Sean McQuillan|
|Treasurer||Richard Bannin, ACG, ALB|
|Secretary||Christina Tai, ACS, ALB|
|Co-Sergeants at Arms||Michael Davis; John Celenza, CC|
Rainbow Toastmasters is club #822664 within Toastmasters International. We are part of Toastmasters District 4, which includes clubs along the California Pacific Coast from San Francisco to Monterey.
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