ABOUT THE EVENT: First Christian Church announced it will host the Illinois Regional Qualifying Speech and Debate Tournament sponsored by The National Christian Forensics and Communications Association (NCFCA). Over 150 students from a six-state region will gather to compete in eleven speech categories and two debate styles.
COMMUNITY JUDGES NEEDED: 250 community members are needed to serve as volunteer judges for this event. Volunteers will serve approximately three hours, listening and giving feedback to the competitors and enjoying refreshments provided by local vendors. No experience is necessary, as orientation will be provided before each round.
ABOUT NCFCA: The National Christian Forensics and Communications Association is a national speech and debate league that trains students to think critically and communicate effectively by offering tournaments to homeschool students ages 12 through 18. To learn more, visit www.ncfca.org. For more information, please contact the NCFCA Illinois State Representative, Amy Joy Tofte, at email@example.com.