Valley Town Toastmasters work hard to improve themselves through the communication and leadership programs.

This page is dedicated to recognizing our members' accomplishments.

On February 27, 2009, a Recognition of Achievement was awarded to Anne Patenaude for completing her Competent Communicator level.

Area 53 Governor Helene Trotier-Tate (centre) is shown awarding Anne with a medallion with Mark Mullins, club president, looking on.



Mark Mullins recently received his Advanced Communicator Gold (ACG) certificate.

On Thursday, March 12, 2009, Area 53 Governor Helene Trotier-Tate recognized Mark for his accomplishment.


Tony Bratschitsch earned his Advanced Communicator Bronze (ACB) earlier this year.

Thursday, March 12, 2009, Area 53 Governor Helene Trotier-Tate presented Tony with a letter of recognition and a pin.



Valley Town Toastmasters earned the "SELECT DISTINGUISHED CLUB" award for the 2008 - 2009 year. This high achievement was obtained by meeting TOASTMASTERS INTERNATIONAL's requirements for membership, education, training and administration.

Mark Mullins, ACG (President 2008/09) is shown proudly presenting the SELECT DISTINGUISHED CLUB ribbon to our club on Thursday, August 20, 2009.


After winning the Area 5
3 contests on October 6/09, our Tony Bratschitsch won the Division L Table Topics Contest held at Niagara College, St. Catharines, on Friday, Oct 16/09. Tony also placed 2nd in the Humorous Speech Contest. He is seen here receiving congratulations from Janice McDonald, Contest Chair, and Nelson Ruiz Blanco, Division L Governor. Tony will go on to represent the Division at the District 86 Conference Contest on November 15, 2009.  Valley Town Proud!
October 29, 2009, Anne Patenaude was presented with her ADVANCED COMMUNICATOR BRONZE (ACB) certificate from Mark Mullins, ACG, the evening Chair and Past-President of Valley Town Toastmasters.
This latest achievement represented another milestone that Anne has earned with effort and class.
Anne is now working on her "Silver" objectives. Well done, Anne!

Congratulations to one of our hardest working members!
James Ferris (LH) recently achieved his Competent Communicator certification. He is seen here being presented with his certificate by club VP Education, Gary Reid, ATM, on November 5, 2009.
James is also our VP Membership for the 2009-2010 term.