The Wisconsin Garden Club Federation (WGCF), National Garden Clubs, Inc (NGC) and the Central Region promote and encourage members, member clubs, district and state organizations to get involved in their communities through local projects that promote garden club objectives. These projects may include educating the public on gardening, landscape design, environmental issues and the art of floral design. Members may be involved in garden therapy projects or beautifying the Main Street of their hometown. Any of these projects, and other, may qualify for awards at the state, region or national level. Information on awards procedures can be found in the WGCF Awards Procedures, Central Region website or the NGC Awards Program.pdf

Wisconsin Garden Club Federation members support Wisconsin scholars through donations and bequests. The Community Foundation for the Fox River Valley manages the WGCF scholarship funds. College students in any horticulture, landscape design, environmental studies, etc. field of study are encouraged to apply: pdfWGCF Scholarship Procedure.

“Youth Awards”
The WGCF and NGC encourage the next generation of gardeners and environmentalists to participate in youth activities related to learning more about the world around us. Young people and educators interested in the youth activities and awards may contact their local garden club.