Hall of Fame Awards & Recognition Event
Join us, Saturday, February 11, 2023, as we celebrate and recognize the achievements of District 33 members, clubs, areas, divisions, and district leaders in 2021-22! This is a hybrid event, with on-site attendance in Bakersfield, or from anywhere via Zoom. Learn more and register at the link below.
Welcome to District 33 Toastmasters!
Toastmasters is a program that empowers individuals to become more effective communicators and leaders. We teach these skills through a network of more than 140 clubs located throughout central California, from the coast to the deserts. (Map). We are here to help you to improve your public speaking, presentation, and leadership skills, resulting in greater self-confidence and personal growth! The heart of the Toastmasters Program is the club experience. This is where a Toastmaster’s journey begins.
Believe. Think and Achieve Big
“I want to encourage you to believe in yourself, take those small incremental steps towards your big goals, and watch yourself achieve great things!” – Debbie Allmon, DTM, District 33 Director
Meet your District Director, Debbie Allmon, DTM
What do Toastmasters and bicycling have in common? Debbie will tell you that following both passions in her life has given her the opportunity to become stronger through facing and overcoming her fears. Luckily, as the new Director for District 33, Debbie doesn’t have as many fears as she did when she first joined Toastmasters.
Born and raised in Bakersfield, Debbie was working as a real estate appraiser when she joined Toastmasters in 2012. Like many people, she joined because she was tired of the fear and trauma she experienced having to get up and give presentations in front of people at work. Debbie simply wanted to be… [Continue Reading]
Club Officer Training
The District is supports all club officers in leading their clubs to excellence. Check out these upcoming Club Officer Training (COT) events.
COT Opportunities in Other Districts
The link below is an unofficial list of Toastmasters Leadership Institutes (TLI) and Club Officer Training (COT) offered by other Districts. After completing any of these sessions, please request the respective District’s Program Quality Director (PQD) to send an email to Tan Pham (PQD@d33tm.org) to confirm training attendance for District 33.
Meet all our District Leaders
District 33 is led and supported by a team of District Officers and other leadership roles. The District is divided into geographic Divisions lettered A through G. (Map). Each Division is lead by a Division Director. The clubs in within each Division are organized into Areas, each of those lead by an Area Director.
Each year, District 33 develops unique rewards to recognize and encourage our members and clubs to reach specific milestones. View this years incentives and discover what goals you and your clubs can set to earn extra recognition.
The District Calendar
View the schedule of District events for the entire 2022-2023 Year. Check back often as updates and refinements are made.
Note the as-of date in the top portion of the schedule when opening.
The WestWord is the official newsletter of District 33 Toastmasters.
Check out our current and past issues.
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