Expenses

WHAT DOES IT COST TO RUN A CLUB?
Expenses include . . .

  • Speakers League Charter Fee – $95 per club location payable annually to Speakers League. (A monthly payment option is also available.)
  • Room Rental – Free locations can often be found. Consider trying these possibilities:Speakers League Events
    • Library
    • Museum
    • Corporate Meeting Room
    • Fire/Police Station
    • School Classroom
    • YMCA
    • Community Center
    • Church
    • Scout Center
    • Senior Center
  • Some room locations ask that you have liability insurance. Click here to learn more about liability insurance.
  • Printing and Copying Costs – Forms are available to print out from your manual, or purchased from Speakers League. Click here for supplies pricing.
  • Timekeeper Materials – A stopwatch is the main expense.
  • Ribbons – You can either print out ribbons from the manual using cardstock, or purchase woven or printed ribbons from us.