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Rome club hosts Speech Contest

Rome club hosts Speech Contest

The Exchange Club of Rome recently held their annual Speech Contest. There were three students who presented excellently prepared and delivered speeches. The speeches were between five and eight minutes and had either an Americanism or Patriotic theme. The contestants […]

Brunswick Club hosts Pet Rescue

The Exchange Club of Brunswick recently hosted Jayne Huvar, the Director of Castaway Pet Rescue. Jayne told the club about how Castaways helps find dog and cats their furever home. Castaways is a nonprofit organization that needs donations of time […]

Brunswick Club honors long time Member

The Exchange Club of Brunswick recently honored long time club member P.J. “Frenchi” Blanchard by renaming their Firefighter of the Year annual program as the P.J. Frenchi Blanchard Firefighter of the Year Award. Frenchi started the Firefighter of the Year […]

Waycross Club donates to Maddie’s Mission

Waycross Club donates to Maddie’s Mission

Exchange Club of Waycross President Chris Tatum recently presented GiGi Goble with a $500 check for use by Maddie’s Mission to help fight children’s cancer in America and other countries.

Rome Exchangites collect Coats

Rome Exchangites collect Coats

Exchangites of Rome Scottie Edwards and Amy Patterson were recently pictured on the front page of the Rome News. Shown here, they are loading the warm coats collected at the Exchange Club meeting recently to take to the Y for […]

Waycross hears about STEM

Waycross hears about STEM

The Exchange Club of Waycross recently hosted Millie Price, STEM Coach for K-12 elementary schools, at a recent club meeting. She explained why Ware County schools have “STEM”. STEM teaching combines instruction content with two or more content areas thereby […]

Waycross Club honors Youth of the Month

Waycross Club honors Youth of the Month

The Exchange Club of Waycross honored their Youth of the Month, Randy William Smith. Randy is the son of Ricky and Amanda Bridges. Randy is currently ranked 27th out of 340 Ware County High School seniors and is very involved […]

Waycross hears from Salvation Army

Waycross hears from Salvation Army

The Exchange Club of Waycross recently hosted Captain Jim Dillingham of the local Salvation Army Corp. In 2017, the Salvation Army received $89,000 from the Exchange Club with 82% staying in the community. Staff has no big salary. They love […]

Brunswick Club hears about ROTC

Brunswick Club hears about ROTC

The Exchange Club of Brunswick recently hosted LCDR Michael Rickett, USN (Ret.) as a guest speaker at a club meeting. LCDR Rickett is the Commanding Officer of the Brunswick High School NJROTC program. LCDR Rickett told the club about the […]

Columbus club provides boxes for Seniors

Columbus club provides boxes for Seniors

The Exchange Club of Columbus, led by Dan Scoggins, partnered with the Fraternal Order of Police to provide 48 holiday food boxes for senior citizens in the community. Club President, Jennifer Allen, headed out with Corporal Marshall to deliver the […]

District President visits Richmond Hill

District President visits Richmond Hill

Georgia District Exchange President, Hazel Hendrix, visited the Exchange Club of Richmond Hill on December 12, 2018. Hazel was able to give an update of all the good things going on with Exchange Clubs in Georgia, and thanked the club […]

Richmond Hill Exchange Club supports Wreaths for Warriors

Richmond Hill Exchange Club supports Wreaths for Warriors

The Exchange Club of Richmond Hill presented a check to Col. Tony Justic (US Army – retired) with the Wreaths for Warriors Walk. Pictured are (left to right) Chet Gregg, club Vice President, Col. Tony Justi, and Janet Thayer, club […]

Richmond Hill honors Students of the Month

Richmond Hill honors Students of the Month

The Exchange Club of Richmond Hill recently presented the Students of the Month awards for November and December to outstanding seniors at Richmond Hill High School. The award is based on academic performance, community involvement, leadership, and all-around excellence. Each […]

Rome adopts Seniors for Christmas

Rome adopts Seniors for Christmas

The table was piled high last Friday and this was just a portion of the gifts that were waiting to be distributed by Old Saint Nick to 20 area seniors who have no family to remember them at Christmas time. […]

Rome Club raises new Flag

Rome Club raises new Flag

The Exchange Club of Rome was honored by Chick-Fil-A when a request came in to raise a new large flag at the opening of the new Truett’s Chick-Fil-A restaurant on Shorter Avenue. A large number of club members were present […]