The Purposes of the Worcester Garden Club Are:

  • To promote the knowledge and appreciation of gardening, horticulture, flower arranging, and all phases of conservation;

  • To educate the community in the art of gardening, in the science of horticulture and in the conservation of all our national and local resources;

  • To encourage and develop civic planting throughout Worcester County.

A member of The Garden Club of America and National Garden Clubs, Inc. 

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CIVIC PROJECTS SUPPORT

As part of our mission, the Worcester Garden Club provides funding and/or volunteer support for civic projects which align with our purpose. Please read our Purposes and Application Guidelines below. If you believe you are a good candidate, please download and complete our civic projects application. 

Purposes of the Worcester Garden Club:

  • ​To promote the knowledge and appreciation of gardening, horticulture, flower arranging, and all phases of conservation;

  • To educate the community in the art of gardening, in the science of horticulture and in the conservation of all our national and local resources;

  • To encourage and develop civic planting throughout Worcester County.

Civic Project Application Guidelines:

  • Timeline: Applications must be received by February 1.

    • Applications presented and voted on at March meeting.

    • Notification made to applicants soon after the vote.

    • Funding available by April 30.

  • Any organization requesting funding and/or volunteer support will provide their 501c3 tax exempt identification number if applicable.

  • Organizations applying for funding may apply for funding for two (2) consecutive years and may re-apply after a one year hiatus.

  • Organizations approved for funding agree to provide a written report with photos to the Club within one year from the date of application. In some instances an organization may be invited to personally present a follow-up visit highlighting the successful completion of the project.

Click the button below to view or download the 2019 Civic Projects Application.