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Waycross awards Youth of the Year

Ware County High School senior Bhumi Bhadresh Patel was recently awarded as the Waycross Exchange Club Youth of the Year for 2018-2019. Bhumi received a $500 scholarship and will represent the Waycross Exchange Club at the Georgia District Exchange’s Youth […]

Advocacy Center updates Waycross Club

Terry Anderson, Executive Director of Satilla Advocacy Services, was the guest speaker at a meeting of the Waycross Exchange Club. Satilla Advocacy Services was formed in 1998 to help sexual assault survivors in Ware, Pierce and surrounding counties. Legal and […]

Tomb of the Unknown Replica appears at Event

Tomb of the Unknown Replica appears at Event

Members of the Exchange Club of Rome brought the club’s Tomb of the Unknown replica to the Faith and Freedom Celebration of Truett McConnell University in Cleveland, GA. Pictured with the group is former Arkansas Governor, Presidential hopeful, and television […]

Richmond Hill awards ACE

Richmond Hill awards ACE

The Exchange Club of Richmond Hill was proud to recognize their A.C.E. Award Student of the Year, Adam Aguilar. The A.C.E. (Accepting the Challenge of Excellence) Award recognizes high school students who have had to overcome great physical, emotional, or […]

Juvenile Court Judges speaks to Richmond Hill Club

The Exchange Club of Richmond Hill recently hosted Bryan Co. Juvenile Court Judge Christy Balbo. Judge Balbo spoke on the issue of child abuse and neglect in Bryan County, and also regarding the CASA Program (Court-Appointed Special Advocacy). The club […]

Richmond Hill uses billboard to promote Awareness

Richmond Hill uses billboard to promote Awareness

The Exchange Club of Richmond Hill has launched their annual “Believe in the Blue” Child Abuse and Child Neglect Awareness project with the placement of an electronic billboard on a busy highway. This spot was chosen because of the high […]

Ready2CONNECT

Ready2CONNECT

At their April meeting, the Exchange Club of Effingham Co. hosted Destiny Bradshaw, Director of Ready2CONNECT. She spoke about the history and impact that Ready2CONNECT has had in the Effingham County community. The mission of Ready2CONNECT, powered by action pact, […]

Effingham Co. Club gets a History Lesson

Effingham Co. Club gets a History Lesson

The Exchange Club of Effingham Co. hosted Dr. Franklin Goldwire (husband of the Club’s Vice President Dr. Cheryl Goldwire) at a recent meeting. He spoke about the history of Springfield Central High School, that thrived from 1956-1970 before being closed […]

Tifton Club hands out Grants

Tifton Club hands out Grants

The Exchange Club of Tifton presented grant checks to the agencies and organizations in the Tift area that are on the front lines of treating and preventing child abuse in some way. Over $15,000 in grant funds were handed out. […]

Faith Works visits Brunswick Club

Faith Works visits Brunswick Club

The Exchange Club of Brunswick recently hosted guest speaker Rev. Wright Culpepper from FaithWorks. Rev. Culpepper told the club about the different ministries of Faith Works: Cancer Network of Hope, Samaria, Sparrows Nest, The Well, and Open Doors. FaithWorks encourages […]

Rome Club places Pinwheels out

Rome Club places Pinwheels out

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month and the Exchange Club of Rome always starts the month off with a ceremony to place pinwheels – one for each case of Child Abuse/Neglect in the previous year. The good news is that […]

Tifton Club supports Pinwheel Ceremony

Tifton Club supports Pinwheel Ceremony

The Exchange Club of Tifton supported their local Pinwheel Ceremony recently, which raises awareness of Child Abuse Prevention. There were 498 cases of child abuse/neglect reported in Tift County last year, which is down from the previous year. The Exchange […]