Achievements & Awards

WNF&GA recognizes its member branches for exceptional projects and the impact created by those projects on area communities annually.  The branch submits an application along with photos and an essay to explain and illustrate the project.  Awards exist in each interest area.  Applications must be received by May 15 of the calendar year in which the project was completed for one interest area.
National Awards Pat Brown 586-268-0975

  • Civic Services
  • Education
  • Environmental Concerns
  • Gardening Floral Arts
  • Horticultural Therapy
  • International
  • Promotion and Growth
  • Agriculture

Click here to see and print the application form.

WNF&GA Interest areas, Goals and Roles of Coordinators:

  • CIVIC SERVICE GOAL:  To make our communities a better place; to stimulate and promote interest in community activities concerned with civic improvement and beautification.

Civic Service contact:

  • EDUCATION AND SCHOLARSHIP GOAL: To make scholarships available that further the aims and purposes of our organization and that provide on-going education about our organization and its history.

Education/Scholarship contact: Karol Carter

  • ENVIRONMENTAL CONCERNS GOAL: To leave our earth a better place because of our having been here, and to stimulate and promote an interest in healthy environmental activities.

Environmental Concerns:

  • FLORAL ARTS FOCUS GOAL: To promote appreciation of floral arts; to offer learning about floral arts; to honor a member/s who has made outstanding contributions in floral arts to our organization; and to support members who wish to qualify as a Flower Show Judge.

Floral Arts contact: Kim Vance 989-295-2640

  • GARDENING FOCUS GOAL: The goal is to balance our social activities with physically growing things.


  • HORTICULTURAL THERAPY GOAL: To enable healing and rehabilitation for people with special needs; to improve physical and mental well-being through the use of plants and horticultural related activities; to further the interests of members in this important endeavor.

Horticultural Therapy contact: JoAnn Preston

  • INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION FOCUS GOAL: The goal is for us to become more aware of the needs and activities of women around the world in our sister organizations, and to do our part to help.

International Cooperation Kay Engelhart:

  • PROMOTION AND GROWTH Goal: to promote the mission and goals of the organization, promoting new branches and inviting new members.

Promotion and Growth contact:  To be decided.