FAQ About Toastmasters

About Toastmasters

From a humble beginning in 1924 at the YMCA in Santa Ana, California, Toastmasters International has grown to become a world leader in helping people become more competent and comfortable in front of an audience. The nonprofit organization now has nearly 352,000 members in more than 16,400 clubs in 141 countries.
We are not affiliated with any other organizations, including NPO’s or any religions (rest assured).
‘Toastmaster’ means someone who makes a toast. Therefore, we aim to become a master of making a ‘Toast’.