The Garden Club of New Jersey will award three (3) monetary awards of $200.00 each at the 2017 Annual Meeting to 3 Garden Clubs that create new projects involving youth.
The age groups may be pre-school, elementary, middle school or high school or a combination of age groups.
Garden Clubs should fill out the application that is attached and send to the State Awards Chairman by February 15, 2017.
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YOUTH LEAD THE WAY!
GCNJ State Flower Show
Butterflies & BeeGAP Committe
“Creating Pollinator Centers”
Let’s partner with our local garden centers/nurseries/public gardens or others in educating the public on our very important pollinators by setting up “Pollinator Signs” in public venues. Six signs were created and each sign indicates specific hosts/nectar/seed/fruit/nesting site requirements for butterflies, bees and birds.
Go to: Club Projects, Butterflies & Beegap, Creating Pollinator Centers Project for more detailed information and for pictures of the signs.
New Jersey – The Garden State – has over 120 garden clubs and more than 5,000 members working in a variety of environments.
The Garden Club of New Jersey, Inc. (GCNJ), founded in 1925, is a federation of individual local garden clubs throughout the state. GCNJ has over 5,000 members, age 6-adult.
The Garden Club of New Jersey is the state affiliate and a charter member of the National Garden Clubs, Inc., (NGC), a non-profit educational organization.
The membership of NGC is composed of nearly 200,000 members, 6,000 member garden clubs, 70 national affiliates and 300 international affiliates around the globe.
NGC is the largest volunteer organization of its type in the world.
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