3MGACRA is a nonprofit (501c3) organization of Master Gardeners that supports the Virginia Cooperative Extension in a wide variety of activities including education programs, support of the Virginia Master Gardener Association, scholarships, community projects, and social activities. MGACRA members who have paid their 2023 dues will pay a discount rate for the 2023 Spring Symposium. Of greater importance is the community involvement that MGACRA helps the Virginia Cooperative Extension provide to the community. There are four classes of MGACRA Members:
Active (currently volunteering and submitting hours) Dues are $20.00 per year
Past MGACRA President Dues are waived
Graduates of Master Gardener Class of 2023-Dues are waived for 2023
Auxiliary Member (Not an active Virginia Extension Master Gardener but a MGACRA supporter) $20.00 per year
Each MGACRA member regardless of class needs to fill out the Membership Application and Renewal Form for the MGACRA records.
The form can be printed and sent with a $20.00 check made out to MGACRA to:
MGACRA Applications c/o Laura Westermeier 8 Springbrook Dr. Fredericksburg, VA 22405
2, ONLINE: Forms can be filled in at the MGACRA web page, MGACRA.org, and the fee can be submitted online using PayPal. An additional $1.00 transaction fee needs to be added to the $20.00.
3. The form and $20.00 check or cash can be handed to a MGACRA board member at a monthly general membership meeting or any other in-person MGACRA event.
An email will be sent to you acknowledging your 2023 membership and payment and a 2023 membership card. Please make sure your email address is clearly printed on your application form.