Kiawah-Seabrook Exchange Club 

Angel Oak Award 

Information Sheet 


 The Angel Oak Award was established by the Kiawah-Seabrook Exchange Club in 2011 and first awarded in 2012 to recognize a volunteer who has made an outstanding contribution to the people or quality of life of Wadmalaw Island, Johns Island, Kiawah Island, and/or Seabrook Island. The Exchange Club will make a $5000 donation to a local charitable organization of the recipient’s choice.
In addition, the recipient will receive a remembrance and his/her name will be inscribed on the Angel Oak Permanent Trophy. 
Eligibility Criteria: 
  • Only South Carolina residents performing volunteer services related to activities on Johns Island, Wadmalaw Island, Kiawah Island, and/or Seabrook Island are eligible. 
  • Nomination Forms can be found on the Kiawah-Seabrook Exchange Club website at 
  • The nominee does not have to reside on one of the aforementioned islands but the service must specifically benefit the people or quality of life of the islands. 
  • The award is for a specific year but the effort leading to the award could be based on cumulative contributions over a number of years. Nominees must have been active within the past 12 months performing the services for which they are being nominated. 
  • A nominee must have served as a volunteer and received no compensation for services rendered. 

Nomination Instructions: 

  • Nominations must be submitted using the Nomination Form available online at and may include up to five (8 ½ x 11 inch) pages of pertinent supplemental material such as news articles, brochures, and letters of recommendation.
  • Nominations become the property of the Kiawah-Seabrook Exchange Club and will not be returned. 
  • Completed nomination forms must be received by midnight on February 11, 2022.
  • Nominations shall be submitted to the Angel Oak Committee, Kiawah-Seabrook Exchange Club, Box PMB-J, 130 Gardener’s Circle, Johns Island, SC 29455. 
  • The award recipient will be notified by February 28, 2022 and will be invited to attend an awards banquet on May 18, 2022. 
  • If you have questions, contact Alan Armstrong at 843-768-9252 or [email protected]