Committees

As with many organizations, there are committees of volunteers who plan, organize and execute the bulk of the work. The following committees are in place for 2016. If you wish to volunteer for any of the committees, please feel free to contact the listed email or any member of the Board.

Retail Sales
This committee is in charge of organizing the sale of garden related clothing and items with the MG logo at meetings and classes throughout the year. Available items and their prices are listed at the retail sales page. For further information, contact: retailsales@mgftc.org

Handicraft
This committee is in charge of making and selling handcrafted garden themed items to raise funds for the foundation. New members and ideas are always welcome. Contact e-mail: crafts@mgftc.org

Plant Sale
This committee is responsible for all the details related to the sale of plants at our annual plant sale which is held on the third Saturday of May. There may be years when a second plant sale is held, and it would occur on the third Saturday of September. For more information on the plant sale, go to http://www.mgftc.org/activities/fundraising/plant-sale/. To contact the plant sale committee or to join the effort, e-mail: plantsale@mgftc.org

Scholarship
The State Representative of the Board is in charge of distributing materials for the Master Gardener Foundation of Washington State yearly scholarships. Applications are accepted by our Thurston County Board, who then makes a recommendation to the State Board for consideration. Contact e-mail: mgfwsscholarship@mgftc.org

Membership
This committee is in charge of keeping our membership records up to date , collecting membership dues and recording attendance at membership meetings. This committee also assists in promoting membership through newsletter articles and the annual membership drive. For more information about joining the Foundation, contact us via e-mail: membership@mgftc.org

Publicity
This committee is in charge of promotion for fundraising and other Foundation activities. Utilizing developed procedures and a menu of resources, events will be publicized in a timely fashion. Some of the activities include flyer distribution, online event posting and press release distribution. Contact publicity@mgftc.org.

Website
This committee is charged with development and/or maintenance of the Foundation website. Contact e-mail: webmaster@mgftc.org


If you wish to volunteer for any of the committees, please feel free to contact the listed email or any member of the Board.