Ernst & Young Toastmasters,  established 1988, is open to anyone looking to develop their communication and leadership skills. We are a member of Toastmasters International,  a world leader in communication and leadership with more than 332,000 members and 15,400 clubs in 135 countries.

The world needs leaders. Leaders head families, coach teams, run businesses and mentor others. These leaders must not only accomplish, they must communicate.

By regularly giving speeches, gaining feedback, leading teams and guiding others to achieve their goals in a supportive atmosphere, leaders emerge from the Toastmasters program.

Every Toastmasters journey begins with a single speech. During their journey, they learn to tell their stories. They listen and answer. They plan and lead. They give feedback—and accept it. Through our community of learners, they find their path to leadership.

July 2006: Djoe Laai

Written by Lloyd Dicks The July Club meeting was a relatively small meeting with 28 people attending (11 of which were guests). Greer Blizzard stood in for Liz as Sergeant at Arms, and kicked the meeting off on time. Sandra Dicks stood in for Donna as president and welcomed the guest (as Donna believed that […]

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Baby Toasties!

Written by Sandra Dicks Hi Everyone, I just wanted to pass on the wonderful news that our President, Donna Maclagan, has delivered a healthy baby boy – Daniel Ethan weighing 3.1kg! Poor Donna though is suffering from bronchitis together with the physical toll of giving birth, so she probably won’t be able to take visits […]

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June 2006: The Heat is On

Written by David Duarte At June’s E&Y club meeting we not only enjoyed some very entertaining speaking, but we witnessed some important milestones being achieved too. The theme for the night was “The Heat is On”. The first milestone was Tammy Gerber’s last call to order as Sergeant at Arms for 2006. Then Tammy’s done […]

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E&Y Club are playing Paintball.

Written by Patrick Ashworth Paintball – the Truth You are invited to join us on Saturday May 27 in Plattekloof Some people have paintball all wrong – they think it’s just a bunch of testosterone-filled lard heads, running around painfully shooting each other. There are two common misconceptions about the sport: 1) War and Violence […]

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