objectives of the NCAGC shall be: (1) to coordinate the interests and
activities of garden clubs, plant, horticulture and specialty societies within
the Metropolitan Area of the District of Columbia, in accordance with the
Certificate of Incorporation in 1958 and (2) to provide education, resources
and national networking opportunities for its members to promote the love of
gardening, floral design, and civic and environmental responsibility, in
accordance with the Mission Statement of the National Garden Clubs,
Inc.-hereafter referred to as NGC.