Exchange Club of Waycross

& including the

Okefenokee Fairgrounds

Music Events

Through the Okefenokee Fairgrounds the Exchange Club of Waycross we host events like the Annual Gram Parsons Guitar Pull

Agricultural Fairs

Through the Okefenokee Fairgrounds the Exchange Club of Waycross we host Agricultural Fairs and events

Prevention of Child Abuse

On a more serious note – Prevention of Child Abuse is our main project at the Exchange Club of Waycross

Welcome to our bimonthly News update

These articles are taken from our Red Coater bimonthly newsletter, for more information, please click the Red Coater icon to the right for the pdf file.

May 30, 2019


This week Monday, May 27th is our Country’s Memorial Day for citizens to recognize and honor our fallen military heroes. I hope you have shown your support! Our blood drive with the Red Cross was also open from 9:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m. on Memorial Day!
This week Thursday our May 30th luncheon speaker will feature a representative from the United States Secret Service. Next week’s program June 6th will be brought to our luncheon meeting by June Programs Chairman, George Barnhill.

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May 16, 2019


This week’s luncheon program is not yet determined. It may be a club meeting or other.
Next week’s luncheon program is brought to us by President-Elect Burton Carter, May Programs Chairman with our annual legislative update. Legislators speaking in the update will be State Senator, District 7, Tyler Harper; State Representative District 180, Steven Sainz 2018, James Burchett, State Representative 176 (2019); and John Corbitt State Representative, District 174 (2017)!

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May 2, 2019


This week Thursday’s luncheon speaker will be introduced by Burton Carter as Ms. Jana Dyke, Executive Director, Waycross and Ware County Development Authority.
Next week will be a great program!

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April 18, 2019


This week, April Programs Chairman Ginger Peagler brings Gail Seifert of the Ware County Children’s Initiative.
Next week, Al Jacobson on Monday, April 22, brings our Exchange Club/American Red Cross Blood Drive from 9:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. in our Ellie Royal Conference Room. Bring a guest.
Next week, Thursday, our Luncheon Program will be Magnolia House-Anti Bullying Efforts and RAD KIDS Safety Program. Prior to the luncheon our Fair Association and Exchange Club Boards will meet at 11:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. respectively.

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April 4, 2019


This week’s program at our 12:30 p.m. luncheon meeting is Ms. Terry Anderson, speaker for Satilla Advocacy Services. Terry’s goal is to carry out the agency’s mission of serving needs of crime victim’s in Waycross, Terry is brought to us by Programs Chairman, Ginger Peagler.
Next week, Ginger Peagler will have a programs speaker brought to us to speak on “Stewards of Children”.

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Exchange Club Members & Officers:
Left to Right: Tony Tanner, Michael Ray, Larry Paulk, Bill Deason, Summer Stipe, Jake Strickland, Rod Langevin, Ginger Peagler, Harbin Farr, Jimmy White, Roger Collins, Burton Carter, Vince Settle.

Unity for Service

Our Motto - Unity for Service
The motto was adopted in 1917.
Its originator, Charles Berkey,
said the motto was inspired
by the 133rd Psalm, which says
“Behold how good and pleasant
it is for brethren to dwell
together in unity.”

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