* What is Exchange?
Exchange is an all volunteer, national service organization for men and women who want to serve their community, develop leadership skills, and enjoy new friendships. Exchange is made up of nearly 1,000 clubs and 33,000 members throughout the United States and Puerto Rico.
Exchange is known to millions as America's Service Club, and with good reason. From our organization's earliest days, Exchange Clubs have been unselfishly serving their communities and improving the quality of life. The diverse array of Exchange-sponsored programs and projects have made a considerable impact on America thus enhancing the lives of countless men, women, and children across the nation.
* Why join Exchange?
To help us build a better America, and in doing so, bring out the best of yourself. Exchange helps members to develop leadership, networking, and organizational skills that contribute to success in business, family, and personal endeavors. More importantly, Exchange provides members with the opportunity to share their time and talents to help others whether by reaching out to an abused child who needs love and affection... helping to organize a community crime prevention program... or wielding rakes in a clean-up project. Through these and many other positive, public-spirited projects, Exchangites are making a real difference in cities and towns across America.
* What can Exchange do for me?
Affiliation with Exchange provides you with the vehicle to reach out and serve your community while developing leadership skills. By planning, implementing, and completing a volunteer service project, you can enhance your leadership and management skills while making your community place.
* Your involvement in Exchange will introduce you to new friends and enjoyable social events. You will have an opportunity to meet a variety of people who all share a desire to better their community, and have fun while doing so.
* As an Exchange Club member, you can take advantage of numerous educational experiences such as educational conferences and training seminars conducted at national and district conventions. All of these sessions are designed with one thing in mind--to help you become a more effective and knowledgeable citizen and Exchangite. A welcome bonus is the fact that many of the leadership and management skills you will develop through Exchange will also help you reach your personal and professional goals.