GOLDEN GAVEL

AWARD BY

PROGRAM QUALITY DIRECTOR

Category

Criteria

Distinguished Club Points

Achieve 9 DCP Points and the President’s Distinguished Status (20 Members or Base +5)

Public Relations

1 Newsletter Submission and Social Media / Club Website / Corporate Internal Site Presence

Contest Management

Judges’ Training – 3 members trained

Judging Support – At least 1 judge sent to another Club, Area or Division meet.

Planning

Moments of Truth – 1 Submission by AD before October 30 / February 28

Club Success Plan – 1 Term’s Submission before August 15 / February 15

Pathways

At least 45% of October 10, 2020 base membership to complete Level 1 by May 15, 2021

Membership Retention

60% Membership Retention in second term (April 2021) with 20 members or Base + 5 as of May 15, 2021

Membership Growth

Add 10 members in the year or achieve any one Toastmasters International membership awards (Smedley Award, Talk Up Toastmasters or Beat the Clock)

Club NXT

Complete 1 of the 5 Roles: New Club Sponsor, Sponsoring Club, New Club Mentor, YLP/Speechcraft Coordinator

Overall Deadline: May 15, 2021