Montgomery County Master Gardeners is a 501c3 recognized non-profit organization. Your tax deductible gift helps us engage the public in leaning about plants and helps fulfill our mission to provide educational resources, services and programs to the community. Your donation makes it possible for us to offer programs like:
- The Junior Master Gardener Program provides educational and hands-on programs that engage children in developing a love and life-long appreciation for gardening.
- The Speaker’s Bureau provides qualified speakers to garden clubs, church groups, schools and other public groups. This is expanding to respond to the increased requests for this type of educational services.
- The phone room is manned during the week by master gardener volunteers who take calls and respond to the public’s questions about what might be happening in their yard or garden. The phone room services are heavily used as a resource by the public.
- Demonstration gardens are maintained by master gardener volunteers. The public is invited to wander through test gardens and see what grows well in our area. You can find everything from floral, bogs, vegetable, herb gardens and more.
- Test gardens are maintained to verify the best varieties of plant, vegetables and fruit trees to grow in Montgomery County.
- Our MCMGA website which delivers gardening information to thousands od residents each month.
- MCMGA holds three plant sales for the community. The attendance and demand for a large variety plants and trees has seen huge growth over the years.