GOLDEN GAVEL CLUBS D'ELITE

AWARD BY

PROGRAM QUALITY DIRECTOR

Category

Criteria

Distinguished Club Points

Achieve 10 DCP Points and the President’s Distinguished Status (20 Members)

Public Relations

2 Newsletter Submissions and Conducting 1 Open House with addition of 5 members within 60 days and Social Media / Club Website / Corporate Internal Site Presence

Contest Management

Judges’ Training – 3 Members Trained and Chief Judges’ Training – 2 members trained

Judging Support – At least 3 judges and 1 Chief Judge sent to another Club, Area or Division meet.

Planning

Moments of Truth – 2 Submission by AD before October 30 / February 28

Club Success Plan – 2 Term’s Submission before August 15 / February 15

Pathways

100% base membership (May 1, 2021) adoption of Pathways and 65% of October 10, 2020 base membership completing Level 1 by May 15, 2021

Membership Retention

70% Membership Retention in second term (April 2021) with 20 members as of May 15, 2021

Membership Growth

Achieve any 2 Toastmasters International membership awards (Smedley Award, Talk Up Toastmasters or Beat the Clock)

Club NXT

A. Complete 2 of the 5: New Club Sponsor, Sponsoring Club, New Club Mentor, YLP/Speechcraft Coordinator, AND

B. Be a CIC Volunteer who helps a struggling club get to Distinguished status (club has to attest this, and the CIC Volunteer can get extension of term as well), or Club Coach for a struggling club.

Overall Deadline: May 15, 2021