About Us

The Houston Orchid Society Inc. (HOS) is recognized as a tax-exempt organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Service code. Contributions to the HOS (and the affiliated Houston Judging Center) are tax-deductible.

 

It represents a group of people who share a fascination with orchids.  Organized November 15, 1945, it had the distinction of being the second society in the United States to affiliate with the American Orchid Society (AOS) on December 23, 1946.  HOS bylaws may by viewed by clicking here.

2021 Leadership

Officers

Chairs

Directors

President:  Bill C.

VP Speakers:  Sarah B.

VP Shows:  Brad M.

VP Membership:  Steve F.

Treasurer:  Winnie Y.

Secretary:  Donna D.

Past President:  Rick H. (2019)

Affiliation Representatives

AOS: Jay B.

IPA: Ted B.

ODC:  Bill C.

SWROGA: Don M. & Ted B.

Conservation: Nina R.

Display Table:  Brad M.

Happenings Editor: Donna D.

Hospitality:  Ted B.

Intermediate Group:  ...TBD

Newcomer Group:  ...TBD

Parliamentarian:  Don G.

Photography: 
Malcolm M., Julius K., Marilyn H. & Tom D.

Plant Raffle:  ...TBD

Refreshments:  ...TBD

Silent Auctions:  Cherie & Frank L.

Spring Show:  Jay B.

Summer Workshop:  Dennis T.

Technology & Website: Tom D.

Amy C.

Don G.

Holly M.

Lily C.

Malcolm M.

Susan D.

Ted  B.

The HOS (Houston Orchid Society) is a member society of the American Orchid Society, the Southwest Regional Orchid Growers Association and is affiliated with the Orchid Digest
HOS is recognized as a tax-exempt organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Service code.  Contributions to the HOS (and the affiliated Houston Judging Center) are tax-deductible.  Any content and images within the site are copyrighted and reproduction of content is strictly prohibited without prior authorization by contacting the HOS web master.

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