The Conservation Medal, a memorial to de Lacy Thompson Gray, was given originally by the Dolley Madison Garden Club. It is presented to an individual member, or a member club, of the GCV. First awarded in 1965, it recognizes outstanding effort to further the knowledge of our natural resources and to encourage their wise use. Past recipients.

Nominations (click here for form) are to be postmarked by March 1 or received electronically by 5 pm on March 1.:

Garden Club of Virginia
Kent-Valentine House
12 East Franklin Street
Richmond, VA 23219
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History of de Lacy Gray Winners


Mary Glen Taylor


Fran Boninti


Molly Brown

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