Awards and Grants

NGC ( National Garden Club) and WSFGC (Washington State Fderation of Garden Clubs)

Ribbon Award Listings (1-6-2016)

The Ribbon Award Listings indicates award ribbons used in flower shows.  A distinction is made between NGC and WSFGC awards.  State awards often include a chance to compete for "silver".  Details on the NGC ribbons will be found in the "Handbook for Flower Shows".  Details for the WSFGC awards will be found in the WSFGC Directory published yearly.

Give Kids A Hand Grant

Click here for the cover letter that has been sent to all school districts in the area explaining the project.  Schools with in ELWD may apply for a grant that supports garden, horticulture, landscaping, or environmental activities at the school.  Here is a list of schools that have been awarded grants.  Click here for the Grant Application.  The deadline for all applicants is Wednesday, December 9th, 2015.  Here is the poster that has been sent to the schools too.  For more information email

Committee Chairs are: Jean Hurt and Barbara Reisinger

ELWD Awards

"Force for Good" article by June Ann Hassebroek, celebrates and explains the importance of awards.  Read it here!

Each year our District recognizes individuals and clubs who promote National Garden Club Objectives. This enables us to learn from our members, recognize their work, and share quality projects between clubs.


ELWD General Award

Most awards use a standardized application. Read more about it here.