AFGC Award Guidelines are printed and may be found in the Presidents packets which were distributed in August of 2015.
Awards presented at the AFGC convention, April, 2016, follow:
#1 Civic Achievement: none
#2 Award of Merit: None this year
#3 Civic Beautification: none
#4 Build-Up/Reach-Out - none
#5 Garden Therapy Award: 1st Place...$25 -
1st place, Garden Club of Rogers
2nd place, Bella Vista G.C.
#7 Membership Award
1st place...Jonesboro Transplants $60
2nd place... Bella Vista G.C., $40
#8 National Garden Week: $50 each
1st pl., Jonesboro Transplants, $50.;
2nd pl., Garden Club of Rogers
#9 Vera Key Horticulture Award..$10 each for 3-way tie for 1st place:
Bentonville G.C., Harrisburg Garden Club, Garden Club of Rogers
2nd place; Highway Garden Club
3rd Place, Mimosa Garden Club
#10 Standard of Excellence with Great Honor..
#11 Individual Service Award: NE, Clara Carroll; NW, Catherine Wayson; Pulaski, Kathy Harris (posthumously); SE, Vickie Hensley; SW, Joanne Pegler; NE, Dorothy Ames
#12 Landscape Design none
#13 Arbor Day: 1st, Bentonville Garden Club, $25;
#14 Publicity Award: $25, Harrisburg Garden Club;
$25, Garden Club of Rogers; $25 Bella Vista G.C.
2nd place: Hughes Town & Country, Bentonville G.C.
#15 The Turtle Award: none
#17 Bravo Award, $25: Phyllis Stair, G.C. of Rogers
#18 Litter Bug Beware, $25: no entries
#20 Heritage Award, - 1st Place
Bella Vista G.C., $25
Barbara Young Traveling Trophy Award & $100: to be presented at 2017 convention
Yearbook Awards: (Under 20), 1st, Dardanelle G. C.; (20-29), 1st, Harrisburg G.C.,; 2nd place, Mint Julep; 3rd place, Jacksonville G.C.
(30-44), 1st, Bentonville; (45-69) G.C. of Rogers; (100+), Bella Vista G.C.;
SWEEPSTAKES AWARD: Bentonville Garden Club
CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL PARTICIPANTS!!!
HISTORY BOOK AWARD
One Year: small, 1st, Harrisburg Garden Club, $33
Small, 2nd place, Petit Jean G.C.
Medium, 1st, $33, Bentonville G.C.
Medium, 2nd place, Bentonville G.C.
Two Year: Large (100 +members) 1st place, Bella Vista, $33
Three Year: none
REDUCE, REUSE, RECYCLE POP TAB CONTEST WINNERS
$30, sponsored by Norma Haralson - presented 1st to ASU Museum Garden Club and 2nd, $20 to G.C. of Rogers.
NGC AWARDS, 2015
Publication #13-8B, 1st place, G.C. of Rogers for Garden Club of the Month contest flyer
NGC #31 The National Gardener Award to AFGC, 1st place, silver snack tray
NGC #53, National Garden Week Award, 1st place, $100 to Harrisburg G.C.
NGC Certificate of Commendation, 1st place yearbook: Harrisburg G.C.
NGC Certificates of Commendation, 1st place Press books, Harrisburg and Bella Vista Garden Clubs
2016 winners to be posted following our Mid-Year meeting in Aug., 2016.
SCR AWARDS, 2016
Award #5, National Garden Week, 2nd place, Harrisburg Garden Club
Award #6; Communitiy Concern, Garden Club of Rogers, 2nd place
Award 7-B; Multiple Clubs Flower Show Schedule; AFGC, 2nd place
Award #8, Garden Therapy Award, $25, 1st place, Garden Club of Rogers.
2nd place, Bella Vista Garden Club
Award #14-A-1, Brochures; G.C. of Rogers, 1st place, "Hello"
Award #15, Press book
Overall: $25, Bella Vista G.C.
Small club, 1st, Harrisburg Medium club, 1st, G.C. of Rogers
Award #16, Yearbooks;
#16-1, 2nd place, Dardanelle G.C.
#16-2, 3rd place, Gardenia G.C.
#16-3, 1st place, Bentonville G.C.
#16-4, 1st place, G.C. of Rogers
#16-6, 1st place, Bella Vista G.C.
SWEEPSTAKES AWARD: Grapevine Garden Club, TX $25