March 2017 - In This Issue:

WE'RE IN THE MIDST OF MARCH MADNESS!
It's membership renewal time!

Have you submitted your membership renewal fees to your club Treasurer?

Clubs earn  $50 in District Credit
  when you renew 75% or more of your 
club's base (July 1st) membership by March 15th!   Click here to find your club base.

Get started now!  Club Central is open to begin renewals online!

UPCOMING EVENTS

It's Contest Season!

Network!  Learn!  Be Entertained!

Support your club Table Topics and International Speech Contest winners at your Area Contest.  Check out the Area and Division Contest schedule and register to attend!
Mark Your Calendars!

Join us at the District 101 Spring Conference featuring

Keynote Speaker Kelly Swanson
Award-Winning Storyteller and Featured Speaker at the 
2016 Toastmasters International Convention

Networking
Educational Sessions by Kelly Swanson and Others
District Table Topics and International Speech Contests
District Business Meeting
& More!

May 20, 2017
Biltmore Hotel & Suites
Santa Clara, CA

 
NEED HELP PROMOTING YOUR  CLUB AND EVENT?
 
Post your meeting or event on our  District 101 Meetup Site where you will reach not only  fellow Toastmasters members, but also many non-Toastmasters members looking for new activities to join! Complete the   event request form now!

DISTRICT ANNUAL AWARDS
Will you be the ONE?

District 101 is recognizing an outstanding club officer and member who go the extra mile to help members and clubs succeed within and beyond their club.  Do you go the extra mile?

Awards will be presented at the year-end Leadership Luncheon in July! 
Club Officer of the Year

This award recognizes a Club Officer whose dedication, commitment, and area team significantly contributed towards achieving success for the Club and its members.  Learn More  about what it takes to be Club Officer of the Year!

Nominate yourself or a fellow Club Officer who did exceptionally well.
Club Ambassador of the Year

Do your Toastmasters activities go beyond your club?  Visit other Toastmasters clubs to share best practices and learn new practices to bring back to your own club. The member who visits the most clubs will be crowned Club Ambassador of the Year!  Learn how you can get started!
DISTRICT SHOUT-OUTS
Thank you to all club officers who attended training from December through  February!

Congratulations to our 
Lucky 7 clubs   who had  all 7 officers  trained in the Dec-Feb period and will be receiving  $50 in District Credit!

Clubs who also had 4 or more officers trained in the June-Aug period will receive an additional $50 in District Credit! 
 
Many clubs participated in our Open House Challenge and held Open Houses in January.   Click Here to see if your club earned $25 in District Credit .

The Open House Challenge isn't over!

Your Club can earn:
  • An additional $25 in District Credit ($50 in total) if you added 1-2 members between Jan. 1 and Feb. 15 and renew their memberships by Mar. 31
  • An additional $50 in District Credit ($75 in total) if you added 3+ members between Jan. 1 and Feb. 15 and renew their memberships by Mar. 31
Happy March Club Anniversaries!

Almaden Valley Orators (37 years)
G-E-M (37 years)
Torchard Toastmasters (36 years)
Agile Articulators (30 years)
Evening Toastmasters (26 years)
Adobe Fontificators (20 years)
Fair Oaks Toastmasters (15 years)
I'm Feeling Chatty (13 years)
Toast Launchers (12 years)
Next Step Toastmasters (12 years)
VentriTalks (9 years)
SaVy Toastmasters (9 years)
DeDupe This (8 years)
Google Quad (7 years)
Spartans Toastmasters - SJSU (6 years)
EPL Toasters (4 years)
Viet My (3 years)