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 10th 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

The following clubs are still in the running for the Golden Gavel Award, as of January 17, 2017

Advance Public speakers
Babylon Babblers
Banking and Insurance Toastmasters
Bay Ridge TM
Bethpage Toastmasters
BNL Toastmasters
BNY Mellon TM
Bronx Advance Speakers
Bryant Park
Cambria Heights Toastmasters
Columbia University
Co-op City Toastmasters
Cutting Edge Speakers
DE Square
Direct Leader Toastmasters
Douglas Elliman
Downtown Speech Regulators
EZ Speakers
Flushing Toastmasters
Global Expression
Hudson River Toastmasters
Humorous Toastmasters
Hunterspoint Toastmasters

Legends of Sleepy Hollow
Long Island University
Manhattan Toastmasters
MI Toastmasters
Monroe College
NY Harbor Toastmasters
Pfree Speech Toastmasters
Pinnacle Toastmasters
Pride Toastmasters
Queens Best
SEC Roughriders
Speak Up America
The World’s Leading Toastmasters
TIC Toastmasters
Toast of NY
Toast of Queens Toastmasters
Toastmasters for Entrepreneur
Unity East Toastmasters
Westchester Advance Club
Westchester TM
World Voice Club
Yorkville Evening Stars – YES

Golden Gavel Award