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We hope you survived last weeks polar temperatures safely and with minimal damage. We know your garden needs some love, so we have put together a few tips to ensure healthy plants for the spring. Please see our tips below!
GCA’s Elizabeth Abernathy Hull Award for Early Environmental Education
The Elizabeth Abernathy Hull Fund for Early Environmental Education was established “to recognize an individual who, through working with children under 16 years of age in horticulture and the environment, has inspired their appreciation of the beauty and fragility of our planet.”
Both GCA and non-GCA members are eligible and may be proposed. The award is administered by the GCA Scholarship Committee, which screens candidates and selects the award recipient(s). Since its creation, the amount of the award has been $1,000, and has been presented annually to one or more persons.
The following is the list of award recipients that have been sponsored by The Garden Club of Houston:
2011 Renee Paris Wright, Lower School Science teacher, St. John’s School
2011 Jaime Gonzalez, Community Education Manager, Katy Prairie Conservancy
2013 Jeannette Domaschk, Kindergarten teacher, Hunters Creek Elementary School
2014 Mary Anne Weber, Houston Audubon Society Education Director
2019 Carol Burton, Urban Harvest Director of Youth Education
2019 Kellie Karavias, Culinary Arts Teacher at Gregory-Lincoln Education Center