Exchange Club of Irvine Events
Community Service is the lifeline of the Exchange. Exchange Clubs across the country spend countless hours and dollars improving their communities each year. The Community Service Programs of The Exchange Club of Irvine consist of the following events:
November 15, 2018
37th Annual Prayer Breakfast
Julie Hill was inspired to take action when she visited
Human Options and saw that they were in dire need of new
She organized a coalition of contractors, government officials, and community leaders, who together created an award-winning shelter in Orange County. “I am in awe when I think about what we can accomplish when we work together.
Building this shelter brought out the best in everyone who participated, and indeed was The House That Love Built.
March 7th, 2019
48th Annual Irvine Police Department Awards Banquet
On March 7, 2019, The Exchange Club of Irvine hosted the 48th Annual Police Awards Banquet in honor of our incredible Irvine Police Department. Thank you to over 500 local community members and business owners who attended and supported this event. Each year this is one of the most inspiring events in OC honoring police officers for making Irvine one of the best places in the US to live and work and one of the safest cities in America for the last 14 years. This is definitely an event you won’t want to miss in 2020!
March 7th and 8th, 2018
30th Annual Child Abuse Prevention & Treatment Conference
The 30th Annual Child Abuse Prevention & Treatment Conference hosted by the The Raise Foundation, is being held on March 7th and 8th, 2018 at the UCI Student Center. The second day of the conference is planned for parents, relatives, and caregivers of children, as well as the general community.
February 23, 2018
10th Annual Orange County Fire Authority Best & Bravest Awards Dinner
The 10th Annual Orange County Fire Authority Best & Bravest Awards Dinner was a huge success again this year! Over 500 firefighters, first-responders, administrative staff, family, friends, honored guests and Irvine police were there to celebrate our fire authority here in Orange County. Awards were distributed for many different categories. Videos shared the devastating Canyon fire and the heroics of our Orange County firefighters saving homes and lives. It is always an honor to formally say "thank you" to those who protect our homes and lives.
April 27, 2018
32nd Annual Excellence in Teaching Awards Banquet
Forty-one Irvine Unified School District teachers were selected by their peers to be honored as representatives of their schools and educational programs. More than 700 community members were in attendance to show their appreciation of the important job teachers have in molding our future leaders.
UPCOMING EVENT: Thursday, November 21, 2019
38th Annual Prayer Breakfast
The 38th Annual Irvine Community Thanksgiving Prayer Breakfast, presented by Concordia University, will be on Thursday, November 21, 2019. For many, this event kicks off the Holiday Season here in Irvine and raises much needed funds and awareness for child abuse prevention. We appreciate your past support and we look forward to your participation again this year.
Meetings are every Tuesday at 12:00 noon at Back Bay Conference Center, 3415 Michelson Drive, Irvine, CA 92612. We welcome all who are interested in exchanging their time for a better community. Please contact us to join us for a truly free lunch.