District F

From Founders District
Revision as of 20:26, 21 August 2019 by Division C Director 2016-17 (Talk | contribs)

(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
Jump to: navigation, search

District F is Founders District. It is the only district with a letter instead of a number. It is called Founders District because the Founder of Toastmasters, Ralph C Smedley, started the first club in Santa Ana, California, within the geographical confines of what is today Founders District.

The first club existed before the first district: District F didn't exist until 1944. Since then, there have been a long list of district leaders, with the top title currently known as District Director. World Headquarters was, as of 2017, located within District F.

See also District Split, District 100 and division.

As of 2017-2018, District F was in region 10, but was realigned into region 2 in 2018-19.

After the District Split, District F has approximately 140 clubs.