Club #2195 President 2015-16, Joel Lee
Across the country, National Exchange Club provides public awareness materials to inform and increase awareness of child abuse and how it can be prevented. Locally, Breakfast Exchange Club of Ogden provides ongoing support to Prevent Child Abuse Utah.
Nationally, Exchange Clubs operate Exchange Club Child Abuse Prevention Centers (CAP). Through the Exchange Parent Aide home visitation model, child abuse prevention experts work directly with at-risk families. To date, Exchange Club CAP Centers have helped more than 691,120 families break the cycle of violence, thus creating safer homes for 1,727,800 children.
Exchange was the winner of a Presidential Award from the White House Office of Private Sector Initiatives, is a charter member of The National Child Abuse Coalition, and is a Partner in Prevention with the Children’s Bureau, Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
For additional information about the organization’s child abuse prevention efforts, please visit Exchange’s CAP website. Click here for more...
Established in 1972 by Ogdenites Dr. Richard Petty and John E. Lindquist, The Ogden Breakfast Exchange Club began as a small group of local business professionals looking for a way to provide a networking opportunity for local businesses, as well as a means of giving back to the local community.