Angela Elder

Albany presents Proudly We Hail

Albany presents Proudly We Hail

The Exchange Club of Albany recently presented Proudly We Hail awards to various businesses and individuals in the community. They also heard from a local veteran on what this and the flag mean to him. In honor of Patriotism, Army […]

Rome club hears updates on fraud

Rome club hears updates on fraud

The Exchange Club of Rome recent programs featured two Exchangites who work together to help prevent fraud. Exchangite John Upton and Exchangite (and Sheriff) Tim Burkhalter provided some interesting and amazing stats. “Statistics will show us that within the next […]

ROTC speaks to Waycross club

Sgt. Rena Riviere, social studies teacher and Junior ROTC Instructor at Ware County High School, was the guest speaker at a recent meeting of the Exchange Club of Waycross. Sgt. Riviere introduced the members of WCHS Color Guard Seniors: Lt. […]

Waycross hears about Economic Development

Waycross hears about Economic Development

Jana Dyke, Waycross club member and Executive Director of the Waycross-Ware County Development Authority was a guest speaker at a recent meeting of the Exchange Club of Waycross. Jana opened saying the Authority has six parcels in the Waycross-Ware County […]

Brunswick club honors Officers of the Year

Brunswick club honors Officers of the Year

The Exchange Club of Brunswick held their annual Police Officer of the Year luncheon recently. The club has been honoring local law enforcement for over 30 years. This year the club honored 12 officers from 9 different agencies. Each officer […]

Brunswick presents Student of the Year

Brunswick presents Student of the Year

The Exchange Club of Brunswick held the last installment of the 2018-2019 Student of the Month program naming their student of the year. A student of the year was chosen from each of the high schools, Glynn Academy and Brunswick […]

Albany clubs sent goods overseas

Albany clubs sent goods overseas

The Exchange Club of Albany recently mailed 350 pounds of food, books, and snacks the club collected to Travis Goodson and his unit deployed in Afghanistan.

Tifton club hosts Car Seat Safety Check

Tifton club hosts Car Seat Safety Check

The Exchange Club of Tifton sponsored a Child Safety Seat Certification Course recently for public safety officials. It was taught by the Department of Public Health. At the end of the week long course, the club hosted a Community Car […]

Columbus donates funds to send kids to Camp

Columbus donates funds to send kids to Camp

Mitzi Oxford from Valley Rescue Mission was recently presented a check by Eleanor Harrington, Camp Joy Chair to send six children to camp this summer. Mitzi was very appreciative and said that often this is the only time that those […]

Columbus club hears from Micah’s Promise

Columbus club hears from Micah’s Promise

Bobbie Star and her assistant, Raven, of Micah’s Promise, spoke to the Exchange Club of Columbus about a very troubling problem across the U.S and that is the sexual exploitation of children. If a child under the age of 18 […]

Columbus club donates Time Out Teddys

Columbus club donates Time Out Teddys

Samantha Defranks and Kalan Sieck accepted Time Out Teddys from the Exchange Club of Columbus to be used at Children’s Tree House. Samantha is the Director of the Child Advocacy Program and Kalan is Assistant Director. The center is a […]

Miracle Riders visit Columbus

Miracle Riders visit Columbus

The Exchange Club of Columbus started Child Abuse Prevention Month with a real treat from Scott Ressmeyer and the Miracle Riders. Scott began his fund raising as a one-man motorcycle ride to avoid a surprise birthday party. He is now […]

Waycross hears about local child abuse prevention programs

Waycross hears about local child abuse prevention programs

Zina Ponsell, Director of Magnolia House – Shelter for the Abused in Waycross spoke to the Exchange Club of Waycross recently. Ms. Ponsell presented comments on RAD KIDS, a national leader in children’s safety and development. They teach kids how […]

Children’s Initiative program speaks to Waycross club

Children’s Initiative program speaks to Waycross club

Gail Seifert, Coordinator of Ware Children’s Initiative was a recent guest speaker at the Exchange Club of Waycross. Their vision is to see that each family and child in Ware County will be born and grow up healthy and secure […]

Brunswick club honors Students of the Month

Brunswick club honors Students of the Month

The Exchange Club of Brunswick recently held their third installment of the Student of the Month program, honoring high school seniors for February, March and April. A senior from Glynn Academy and Brunswick High school are chosen each month by […]