• Effective 2020, the guidelines for California charities (annual registration, reporting and raffles) have been updated.  All forms have been updated.  Printable forms are available on the CGCI Forms page (right sidebar).  Organizations can also file online.  Go to https://oag.ca.gov/charities for details, links to online forms and webinars to guide you through the process.
  • The CGCI 2020 Fall Board Meeting and Symposium immediately following it have been CANCELLED.
  • The guidelines for Covid-19 change on almost a weekly basis.  Organizations should check the CA Covid-19 website (https://covid19.ca.gov/) for the most up-to-date recommendations.
  • July 1, 2020:  Blue Star marker price increase. Go to Blue Star page for details.


Our member organizations offer a wide range of educational programs and speakers on the latest gardening techniques, floral design, conservation, environmental issues, and the study of pollinators. In addition, garden clubs develop and participate in a variety of local, state, regional and national projects.
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