Toastmasters Baseball League

The 2018-2019 Toastmasters Baseball League is here!  All bases are earned from July 1st 2018 except raiding clubs.  Raiding clubs starts October 1st, 2018.

Member earns a CC—1 base∗
Member earns an Advanced Communicator—2 bases∗
Member earns a CL,ALB or ALS Leadership Award—1 base∗
Member earns a DTM (either education program) — 1 homerun – 4 bases
New Member Joins Club(New, reinstated or dual)—1 base∗
4 or more officers trained at division officer training (per season) – 1 base
Member attends District 35 TLI in Madison – Dec 1st —1 base
Member attends District 35 spring convention —1 base
Open house is run by club (max 3 per year)—1 base per open house plus additional 2 bases for every member that joins on the date of open house.
5 DCP goals obtained by December 31– 3 homeruns (=12 bases) or
5 DCP goals obtained by March 31– 2 homeruns (=8 bases)
5 or more members raid another club—1 base ♦⊗
Run Speechcraft— 1 homerun (= 4 bases) ♦

TI Rule -Speechcraft workshops presented in the club require 5-10 participants. You can easily accommodate more participants in a workshop presented outside the club.

Member earns Pathways Level 1—1 base*
Member earns Pathways Level 2—1 base*
Member earns Pathways Level 3—1 base*
Member earns Pathways Level 4—2 bases*
Member earns Pathways Level 5—1 homerun (=4 bases)*

Every 4 bases earned equals one point
Every home run is 1 point (= 4 bases)
3 ways to get a home run – Run a speechcraft, get a DTM(either educational program), Becoming proficient in any path(completion of any path).

∗ For these goals clubs with 12 or fewer members earn an additional base.
♦ For these goals, e-mail with picture and date of speechcraft or raided club   banner and club officer  to TBL@District35.org to obtain credit.
⊗ Can only raid one club one time and bases can only be gained starting October 1, 2018.

Rewards

20 Bases(5 points) —Ice Breaker Ribbon Set of 10
32 Bases(8 points) —Promotional Magnets – set of 20
40 Bases(10 points)–Static Cling Decal – set of 20
52 Bases(13 points)—Table Topics or Chat Pack cards
1 Home Run—$15 Target or Walmart gift card
2 Home Runs —$25 Target or Walmart gift card
3 Home Runs—$40 Target or Walmart gift card
4 or more Home Runs —$60 Target or Walmart gift card

TBL World Series Winner -Club with the most points by June 30, 2019—$200 Visa Gift Card
1st Runner up(2nd Place Winner)-  Club with second-most points by June 30, 2019—$100 Visa Gift Card

FAQ

Do things that happened earlier count? Everything counts from July 1st 2018 except raiding Clubs. That starts October 1st 2018.

When will status be updated? Each week on Sunday evening, the current bases and homeruns will be updated on the District 35 website.

Are there any more ways to earn more homeruns? Maybe, it’s a long year. Keep an eye out!

How do I submit my base runs? E-mail TBL@DISTRICT35.ORG with details on your achievements plus pictures for events. Remember to send your club name.

How do I submit evidence of an Open House? To obtain credit for an open house, send the club name, date of the open house, evidence of how it was promoted, and a picture of the event to TBL@District35.org.

How do I submit evidence of a raid? To obtain credit for a club raid, send the club name, raid date, members on the raid, and a picture in front of the raided club’s banner to TBL@District35.org. NOTE: Members of a raiding club may not be a member of the club being raided. May only raid a specific club one time during the 2018-2019 year. Members of the raiding club may receive Toastmasters Ambassador Program credit for the same meeting.

How do I submit evidence of running Speechcraft? To obtain credit for running Speechcraft, send the club name, speechcraft dates, evidence of how it was promoted, and a picture of one of the meetings to TBL@District35.org.

When do rewards get distributed? We will distribute rewards at Winter TLI, Spring Convention, and work with your area director to distribute rewards throughout the year.

If I am a member of more than one club, which club gets credit for me attending a conference or convention? All of the clubs you belong to at the time of the conference or convention will receive credit for you attending.

 

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