The Awards Committee, Ann Whitney, Robin Schachat, Sarah Dimling, and Leslie Marting met February 2, 2016 to discuss possible award recipients and procedure.
With the help of the Award Zone Representative, Pat Hinkley, proposals with letters were submitted on the GCA website for five GCA awards.
Club Appreciation Award – Joan Gretter
Club Horticultural Award – Margaret Ransohoff
Medal of Merit – Anne Ginn
Club Civic Improvement Commendation – Barry Doggett
Club Horticulture Commendation – McGregor House
In addition three Shaker Lakes awards were processed.
ABCD – Annamarie Brancovsky
President’s Award – Joanne Cowan
Oasis Award – Molly Dixon
Five submissions were made for our 25-year members as well as a proposal for a certificate for Shaker Lakes’ 100th Anniversary.
The awards section of the GCA website is very comprehensive and includes a personalized section for checking progress of award submissions.
The awards were presented at our annual meeting and Centennial Flower Show on June 25, 2016. Congratulations to all recipients! Go to our Showcase page to see photos of the recipients.
Awards Chair 2015 - 2016