Consistent with my desire to take personal responsibility for my conduct, individually and as a member of a Toastmasters Club, I agree to abide by the principles contained in “A Toastmaster’s Promise” (listed below) and the governing documents and policies of Toastmasters International and my Club.
I will refrain from any form of discrimination, harassment, derogatory, illegal, or unethical conduct, and I understand that if I engage in such conduct, I may be required to reimburse Toastmasters International, my Club and other Clubs, or other individuals involved with Toastmasters, for any damages, losses, or costs, resulting from my conduct.
Understanding that Toastmasters programs are conducted by volunteers who cannot be effectively screened or supervised by Toastmasters Internationals or its Clubs, I release and discharge Toastmasters International, its Clubs, governing bodies, and representatives from any liability for the intentional or negligent acts or omissions of any member or Officer of my club or other Clubs, or any Officer of Toastmasters International.
A Toastmaster’s Promise
As a member of Toastmasters International and my Club, I promise…
To attend club meetings regularly;
To prepare all of my speeches to the best of my ability, basing them on projects in the Competent Communication, Advanced Communication or Competent Leadership manuals;
To prepare for and fulfil meeting assignments;
To provide fellow members with helpful, constructive evaluations;
To help the club maintain the positive, friendly environment necessary for all members to learn and grow;
To treat my fellow club members and our guests with respect and courtesy;
To bring guests to club meetings so they can see the benefits Toastmasters membership offers;
To adhere to the guidelines and rules for all Toastmasters educational and recognition programs;
To maintain honest and highly ethical standards during the conduct of all Toastmasters activities.
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