Interested in Irish charities?
Want to improve your public speaking and presentations?
Get more confidence?
Then come to Toastmasters For Good!
What Is Toastmasters?
Toastmasters International is a worldwide, non-profit educational organisation that teaches public speaking and leadership skills. It’s a friendly, fun and supportive environment. Every day around the world like-minded people meet to help each other improve their skills.
There are already over 100 clubs in Ireland, usually made up of members who share a common location or common employer. So far, there is no organisation dedicated to the unique needs of the Irish charity sector.
How Is A Meeting Structured?
A typical meeting is divided in to 3 parts:
– ‘Table Topics’ helps people to speak ‘off-the-cuff’, delivering short impromptu speeches with little or no preparation.
– Prepared Speeches gives you an opportunity to deliver a speech you have been working on for days or weeks. It’s a great chance to practice an important presentation or speech before the real thing.
– Evaluations are constructive feedback, used to help everyone become a better speaker. It also helps you get better at delivering constructive feedback.
What Are The Benefits?
You’ll become a better public speaker. You’ll get a chance to meet other people working in the Irish charity sector. You’ll learn loads about lots of random topics. You’ll have fun.
What Does It Cost?
As a guest it’s €5 per meeting. 6-month and annual membership is available soon.
Why A Toastmasters For Charity Staff & Volunteers?
Your public speaking is so important. How you deliver your message can be the difference between someone donating, volunteering, or doing nothing. We can all benefit if we have better public speakers in the charity sector.
I’m Interested Already! Shut Up And Tell Me What To Do
We meet every 2 weeks! Come along and check it out. You WON’T be made to speak (unless you want to!). Please e-mail me if you have any questions at all.