The Garden Club of Kentucky, Inc. Affiliates
South Atlantic Region is one of eight divisions of the National Garden Club. It consists of Kentucky, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia. The directorship as well as the annual regional meeting is rotated among the states.
National Garden Clubs, founded in May 1929, is the largest volunteer gardening organization in the world. Headquartered in St. Louis on the grounds adjacent to the Missouri Botanical Gardens, National Garden Clubs consists of nearly 9,000 clubs as well as 200 international affiliates with over 235,000 members.
Each club receives the quarterly “The National Gardener” publication with information on events, horticulture, environmental topics, flower design, landscape design and many other topics. Many resource materials are also available to assist clubs in planning programs, publicity, parliamentary procedures, etc. The annual meeting is held in May and is open to all members.