We are a member of Toastmasters International, a non-profit educational organization that teaches public speaking and leadership skills through a worldwide network of clubs. More than 350,000 members improve their speaking and leadership skills by attending one of the 16,400 clubs in 141 countries that make up the Toastmasters global network of meeting locations.
Hamburg International Speakers is one of several Toastmasters club in the Hamburg area. Our neighboring clubs are almost as awesome as we are, and you are invited to also pay them a visit.
The clubs are grouped in three areas:
- Hedgehog Toastmasters Buxtehude (English)
- Igel Toastmasters Buxtehude (German)
- Hamburg International Speakers (bi-lingual)
- Hamburg Power Speakers (English)
- Bremer Sprechstunde (German)
- First Hanseatic Toastmasters (English)
- Stader Redenschwinger (German)
- Stade Toastmasters (English)
- City-Redner Hamburg (English and German)
- HanseRedner (German)
- Kieler Toastmasters (German)
- Leuchtturm Redner Lübeck (English and German)
- Rednerclub Bergedorf (German)
Our club is part of Area A1.
Multiple areas form a Division. We belong to Division A, which covers the Northern part of Germany. Division A again is part of District 95 (Germany and Scandinavia).
Annually the Toastmasters organization holds speech contests on all these levels.[:]