Member of National Garden Clubs Inc.

Bev Kevler Arbor

An award of $100.00 and a Certificate of Award will be given when merited, to the club with the most outstanding tree program. Additional awards of $50.00 may be given on occasional years when funding permits.

NGC award available: CS-5


1.  Submit an application form (see Award Rules).
2.  Include photographs, financial statement, project summary, publicity, and number of trees planted.
3.  Project work to be from January through November of current year, however, it may show evidence of a continuing project.
4.  No club may win this award two consecutive years.

Scale of Points for Judging: 

Number of trees planted by club members on private property – 10 pts    
Number of trees planted and significance of club planting projects on public grounds – 45 pts    
Most significant Arbor Day Service – 35 pts    
Tree planting and/or environmental education programs with youth – 10 pts                                        
Total – 100 pts

Application form (see Awards Rules) is to be sent to the State Trees Chairman by December 1.
A committee of three (3) members, including the State Trees Chairman, shall be appointed by the State President to judge the applications.

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