Golden Gavel Award

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Golden Gavel Award

Achieving the Golden Gavel Award is a distinction only a few clubs will achieve. Will yours be one of those honored by the District 46 Program Quality Director?

To qualify for this prestigious award, clubs must meet the following criteria:

  • Officer list submitted to Toastmasters International World Headquarters by June 30, 2016
  • Club Proxies assigned for 2016 International Convention in August in Washington D.C. by August 17, 2016
  • Seven officers trained in summer (June-August) 2016 and winter (December-February) 2016-2017
  • Contestant in 4 Area contests (2 in the fall & 2 in the spring)
  • Twenty (20) members paid “on time” for October and April Renewal periods
  • Club banner carried in the Fall 2016 Parade of Banners and a Banner Video submitted by April 20th for the Spring 2017 Conference
  • At least one club proxy (of two possible) exchanged for a business meeting ballot for the District Council meeting at both the Fall 2016 and Spring 2017 Conferences
  • Achieve perfect 10 in the Distinguished Club Program

In recognition of this outstanding achievement, each club will be recognized by the Program Quality Director with:

  • The Golden Gavel Recognition Plaque
  • The Golden Gavel Ribbon for your Club Banner
  • Prominent recognition on the District 46 Website

These clubs have met all requirements, and achieved the 2016-2017 Golden Gavel Award

Babylon Babblers
Bryant Park Toastmasters
The Cambria Heights Club
Columbia University Toastmasters Club
Hudson River Toastmasters

Humorous Toastmaster
Long Island University Brooklyn
Queens Best
Speak up America
Yorkville Evening Stars

The following clubs are still in the running for the Golden Gavel Award, as of June 14, 2017

Bethpage Toastmasters
BNY Mellon
District Leaders Toastmasters
Flushing Toastmasters
Hunterspoint Toastmaster

The World leading Toastmasters
Toast of New York

Golden Gavel Award