Meeting Info

The Exchange Club of Lake Highlands meets every Friday morning at 7:00 a.m. at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 10110 Shoreview Dr., Dallas, TX 75238.  

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Thanks to the Exchange Club Officers for 2015-2016. View the new officers for 2016-2017.

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Our Purpose

The Exchange Club of Lake Highlands is an affiliate of the National Exchange Club. The original purpose of “Exchange” was to create grass roots organizations for the exchange of ideas leading to community involvement and enhancement. Locally, this objective has been refined over the years to specifically focus our efforts on community service to others, particularly support for our schools, public safety first responders, neighborhood non-profits and projects that improve the Lake Highlands community.

July 4th Parade and Carnival

View the picture gallery from the 2016 July 4 Parade and Carnival.

Scholarships Awarded

scholarship breakfastOn May 20, the Exchange Club of Lake Highlands awarded scholarships to many amazing and deserving students. View the list and pictures here. 

Meeting Recap

On Thursday evening, June 16th the ECLH held its annual installation dinner at Ozona Grill and Bar on Greenville Avenue. Refreshments and visiting together began at 6:30 pm followed by a buffet fajita dinner. Outgoing President Truitt Matthews called the meeting to order with Chris Poteet delivering the invocation and Colonel Tony Wood leading us in the Pledge of Allegiance to our flag. Truitt’s words as outgoing President are worth repeating here: “I am blessed and thankful to live in … read more

It took two people to wrestle the “Travel Gavel” from Truitt.  The gavel is on its way to downtown Dallas!

It was a pleasure to have as our guest speaker Friday, June 3, Mr. Talmage Boston, a civil litigator with the Winstead PC law firm and author of several books.  He spoke on his new book, Cross Examining History, to be released September 1, 2016.  He provided our members with a copy of his “Ten Commandments of Presidential Leadership,” which he elaborated on during his presentation.

On June 10, past president Bryan McCrory hosted our meeting and shared highlights and happenings during his tenure as president of the ECLH.  Chuck Curtiss, Director of Community Service, led  us in recognition of our police and firefighter of the quarter.

On May 20, the Exchange Club held its annual Scholarship Breakfast during which were award numerous scholarships to deserving young people from LHHS. The Exchange Club of Lake Highlands would like to thank Jim Burris, Susan Kane, Don and Patsy Lee, Eric and Cheri Luck, Jeanenne Oglesby, Bob Potts, Wade Smith, and Alan and Joan Walne for their previous and continued generosity towards our scholarship program efforts.