Membership

The Toronto African Violet and Gesneriad Society (“TAVGS”), is a chapter of The Gesneriad Society , Inc. and an Affiliate of the African Violet Societies of Canada and America (“TGS, AVSC, and AVSA”)

We publish a monthly newsletter except for July and August. 

Annual memberships are available at the following rates:
Via email newsletter - Single: $20.00; Family: $30.00 (Two persons, one mailing). 
Postal mail newsletter - Single: $30.00; Family: $34.00 (Two persons, one mailing).

Inquiries may be made to:
Gillian E. Smith, Membership Secretary at:  gillianesmith@rogers.com  or
Nasrin Jahed, Membership Secretary at:  nasrin.jahed@outlook.com

A membership Form is available as a PDF.

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Affiliate Membership

African Violet Society of Canada

The Toronto African Violet and Gesneriad Society also accepts African Violet Society of Canada membership applications for TAVGS members once a year from September 1 to December 1.  Payment is to Toronto African Violet and Gesneriad Society in Canadian funds at a rate which may offer a saving or as a convenience to our members wishing to join AVSC.

A membership Form is available as a PDF.

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International Memberships

The Gesneriad Society, INC.
Members are also invited to join The Gesneriad Society, our parent society. The annual membership fee is $25.00 + $5.00 mailing cost (in U.S. funds) and this entitles you to receive The Gesneriad Society quarterly magazine, Gesneriads. Inquiries to Bob Clark, The Gesneriad Society Membership Secretary, 1122 East Pike St., PMB 637, Seattle, WA 98122-3916.  Payment must be a cheque or money order in U.S. funds drawn on a U.S. bank, or you may pay by VISA or MasterCard.  Provide your card number, expiry date, signature. 

The Toronto African Violet and Gesneriad Society also accepts The Gesneriad Society membership applications for TAVGS members once a year from September 1 to December 1.  Payment is to Toronto African Violet and Gesneriad Society in Canadian funds at a rate which may offer a saving or as a convenience to our members wishing to join The Gesneriad Society.

A membership Form is available as a PDF.

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Affiliate International Membership

African Violet Society of America

The Toronto African Violet and Gesneriad Society also accepts African Violet Society of America membership applications for TAVGS members once a year from September 1 to December 1.  Payment is to Toronto African Violet and Gesneriad Society in Canadian funds at a rate which may offer a saving or as a convenience to our members wishing to join AVSA.

A membership Form is available as a PDF.

Select to get the PDF: AVSA Membership Form

Note: Print the file and submit to our Membership Secretary.


Affiliate International Membership

New York State African Violet Society, INC

The Toronto African Violet and Gesneriad Society also accepts New York State African Violet Society, INC membership applications for TAVGS members once a year from September 1 to December 1.  Payment is to Toronto African Violet and Gesneriad Society in Canadian funds at a rate which may offer a saving or as a convenience to our members wishing to join NYSAVS.

A membership Form is available as a PDF.

Select to get the PDF: NYSAVS Membership Form

Note: Print the file and submit to our Membership Secretary.