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Manatee County Government Administrative Center Honorable Patricia M. Glass Commission Chambers 9:00 a.m. - December 10, 2019
December 10, 2019 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #6


Subject
2019 Master Gardener Volunteer Training Class Recognition

Briefings
None

Contact and/or Presenter Information

Alyssa Vinson, Residential Horticulture Agent / Master Gardener Coordinator
alyvinson@ufl.edu
x 1822

Charlie Hunsicker, Parks and Natural Resources Director
charlie.hunsicker@mymanatee.org
745-3727



Action Requested
Recognition of the individuals who have completed and passed the 2019 Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Training Class.  Certificates will also be presented.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
None

Background Discussion
This is a comprehensive training program that prepares volunteers to complete the mission of the Florida Master Gardener Volunteer Program which is to assist the residential horticulture extension agent in education outreach to our community.  The volunteer will be responsible for helping community members daily in the University of Florida/IFAS Manatee County Agriculture and Extension office, teaching classes in our community, and providing immeasurable and irreplaceable support to a variety of community gardening programs.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other


Reviewing Attorney
N/A

Instructions to Board Records

None



Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
N/A

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
N/A