2014 – 2015 Club Officers Installed at the IOP Exchange Club

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2014/2015 Officers of the Isle of Palms Exchange Club From Left to Right President Elect-Mr. Dimi Matouchev AAMS® CFP® President – Ms. Pamela Marsh Secretary – Ms. Elizabeth Grantham Treasurer – Mr. Tommy Donohoe

22nd Annual Isle of Palms Connector Run and Walk for the Child

 Register Today for the Best 5k/10k Run/Walk in the Lowcountry

The race begins at the foot of the Isle of Palms Connector at Palm Blvd. and continues across the connector into Mount Pleasant. 5K runners and walkers will loop on the connector to return back to the Isle of Palms. 10K runners will continue across the connector, turning around just before Rifle Rage Rd., then return back across the connector. The finish line will be at J.C. Long Blvd. on the Isle of Palms, where participants will be able to enjoy a post-race festival featuring family-friendly fun.

 

Complete the application, then return with check or money order to: Isle of Palms Connector Run and Walk for the Child, Inc – P.O. Box 1976, Mt. Pleasant, SC 29465

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Oysters Give $10,000 in Scholarships to Students East of the Cooper

The Isle of Palms Exchange Club once again gave $10,000 in scholarships to students east of the cooper from their Annual Oyster Roast held on the last Saturday in January. Click on the picture to be taken to our Scholarship page for full details!

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Group photo left to right:
Luke Varadi, Megan McCants, Reilly Evans, Rachel Whitbeck, Kishan Patel

16th Annual IOP Exchange Club Oyster Roast – a HUGE Success

2014 IOP XC Oyster Roast

 

The Isle of Palms Exchange Club held their 16th Annual Oyster Roast and silent auction on January 25. Approximately 350 people enjoyed oysters, chili, and hot dogs on the patio with the sun setting over beautiful Hamlin Creek.  Local DJ , Eddie Lukow, of Mobile Boogie provided the music.  Generous businesses donated items for the silent auction and raffle. Proceeds from the oyster roast support the IOP Exchange student scholarship program. Scholarships are awarded to local high school seniors and current college students. These students and their parents will be recognized at the Student Scholarship dinner on April 24, 2014. Last year the IOP Exchange Club awarded over $10,000 worth of student scholarships.

2014 OYSTER ROAST

Get your oyster knife and gloves ready!

2014 OYSTER ROAST

January 25, 2014

SATURDAY

4:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

 

Oysters / Shaggin / Music / Silent Auction

All you can eat Chili and Hot Dogs

Tickets: $30 in advance / $35 at the door

For Tickets Call 886.9887 or your local Exchangite

2013 Isle of Palms Connector Run and Walk for the Child

 

21st Annual

IOP Connector

Run and Walk for the Child

A 10K and 5K Run and Walk 

Saturday, October 5, 2013

WHERE: Isle of Palms Connector
WHEN: Saturday, October 5, 2013
TIME: Race starts at 8 a.m.  Isle of Palms Connector closes to traffic at 7:00.
WHY: To benefit the prevention of child abuse in Charleston

The race begins at the foot of the Isle of Palms Connector at Palm Blvd. and continues across the connector into Mount Pleasant. 5K runners and walkers will loop on the connector to return back to the Isle of Palms. 10K runners will continue across the connector, turning around just before Rifle Rage Rd., then return back across the connector. The finish line will be at J.C. Long Blvd. on the Isle of Palms, where participants will be able to enjoy a post-race festival featuring family-friendly fun.

Registration:

Complete the application, then return with check or money order to: Isle of Palms Connector Run and Walk for the Child, Inc – P.O. Box 1976, Mt. Pleasant, SC 29465

We need your help! Find information about volunteering here!

We want to be friends, so LIKE us on FACEBOOK:   http://www.facebook.com/iopconnectorrun

2013 Isle of Palms Exchange Club Oyster Roast

 

 

2013 Oyster Roast is just around the corner. As you can see from last year’s pictures the Oysters are fresh and the tables are waiting for you!


January 26, 2013

4:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Oysters / Shaggin / Music / Silent Auction

Tickets: $20 in advance / $25 at the door

Children Tickets: Half Off

For Tickets Call 886.8489 or your local Exchangite

2012 Isle of Palms Connector Run and Walk for the Child

2011 New Officers

NEW OFFICERS – 2011 / 2012

The Isle of Palms Exchange Club recently elected their new officers for 2011 – 2012 Fiscal Year.

From left to right – Tom Donohoe, Angelo Hassig, Pamela Marsh and Patrick Harrington

  • President – Angelo Hassig, owner of Hassig Engineering.
  • President-elect – Patrick Harrington, retired education administrator.
  • Secretary – Pamela Marsh, a physical therapist working in rehabilitation medicine.
  • Treasurer – Tom Donohoe, the retired owner of Donohoe Lumber and Hardware

2011 YOUTH OF THE MONTH

Annually, the Isle of Palms Exchange Club recognizes outstanding high school seniors and college students, who live on the Isle of Palms, Sullivan’s Island, or in Mt. Pleasant.  Applicants must demonstrate good academics, leadership, and be actively involved in school activities and community service.  Also each student submits an essay, selected by the President of the National Exchange Club.  The essay this year is entitled “Shining the Light on Volunteerism”.  Several “Youth of the Month” and their parents were recognized at the Exchange dinner meeting on January 27.  Winners are from (1) Academic Magnet HIgh School – Shannon McGue , (2) Ashley Hall – Chloe Plunkett,  (3) Bishop England – Benjamin Wilkin,  (4) Wando High School – Elliott Condon, Sam Evans, Carter Martens, Lesley Nelson, and Evan Stafford.  Each student received a “Youth of the Month”  certificate and $100.
     In the spring, the IOP Exchange Club will choose the “Youth of the Year”, the Meeks/Sotille Scholarship winner and an ACE (Accepting the Challenge of Excellence) Award winner. Each student will receive up to a $2,000 scholarship toward their college tuition.
     The IOP Exchange Club Scholarship program is funded by the Exchange oyster roast, held annually in January

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