DuPage County Master Gardeners surpass 10,000 hours of service in 2016
Nov 22, 2016 9:17 AM -
University of Illinois Extension of DuPage County recognized its Master Gardeners with the 25th Annual Master Gardener Celebration on Wednesday, Nov. 2 in Naperville. The volunteer group has already completed 10,133 hours of service for 2016. At the annual event, it was announced that the volunteer group reached its goal of surpassing 10,000 volunteer hours for the year. In addition, the group directly reached 10,713 people, breaking another record. The Master Gardeners also harvested 5,100 pounds of produce donated to area food pantries.