Garden Clubs of Illinois, Inc
The Garden Clubs of Illinois currently has over 7500 members in 166 clubs, an additional 12 affiliate plant societies, arboretums and similar organizations, and 3 Junior Clubs in Illinois.
Founded in 1925, we are a charter member of National Garden Clubs, Inc., an international organization that is the largest volunteer gardening organization in the world and a part of its Central Region. Wander through our site. Find out what we do. Check on educational opportunities. Learn how to join a garden club. Contact us through our Headquarters via the link in the button, mail, telephone e-mail. Office hours are Monday, Wednesday, Friday 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Laurel DeBoer was elected the GCI State President at the state convention. She will hold a two year term (2015-2017). Her theme is "Learn, Share, Enjoy!". President DeBoer is continuing the Milkweed for Monarchs project as well as initiating new projects.
Mission Statement of National Garden Clubs, Inc.
National Garden Clubs, Inc. provides education, resources, and additional networking opportunities for its members to promote the love of gardening, floral design, civic and environmental responsibility.