90th Annual Award Winners

Top FGCCT Award – The Bronze Medal

Eliot Wadsworth accepted the award on behalf of his father, Eliot Wadsworth II, the honored recipient of the 2019 Bronze Medal

Eliot Wadsworth II was the honored recipient of the 2019 Bronze Medal, The Federation’s highest award, for his work in northwest Connecticut in the field of environmental preservation as a key supporter of the Litchfield Hills Greenprint Collaborative (the “Collaborative”).

Tribute Awards

For Outstanding Individual Contribution

Connecticut Tribute Awards

Karin Pyskaty, Second VP, presenting the Tribute Awards: (r-l)
All Around Excellence: Sandra Motyka, Town & Country Garden Club of Newtown
Civic Development:  Roberta Levandowski, Ledyard Garden Club
Conservation: Gerri Giordano, North Haven Garden Club
Horticulture:  Dorothy (Bunny) Hines, Garden Club of Orange
Design: Carol Ferraro, Guilford Garden Club
Youth: Pam Nobumoto, Wilton Garden Club

Flower Show Awards

Mary Ellen Unger, Winner of The Nell McGuinness Award and Terry Stoleson Creative Design Award

Tapestry of Design Award to Wallingford Garden Club; Mary Loncin FS Award to Branford Garden Club; FS Achievement Award to Riversite/Old Greenwich Garden Clubss


Club Awards

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Individual Awards

FGCCT Scholarship Winners: Stephen Kelly, Mary Schoell and Lauren Hickey
National Garden Club Scholarship Winner:  Lauren Hickey
(pictured above l-r:  Stephen, Mary, Sue Hickey (Lauren’s Mom) and Scholarship Chair Margaret Kotch)

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Connecticut Receives National and New England Awards!

Four Star Certificate of Merit presented to Sharon Bender, Woodbridge Garden Club in recognition of having successfully completed all four of the National Garden Clubs Schools: Environmental, Flower Show, Gardening and Landscape Design