Photo by: Aaron Logan
Photo by: Laura Gooch

Auction is a record-breaker!

You raised almost $250,000 for the environment!


Thank you, Housatonic Valley Heroes!

Donors ... Volunteers!

 Protecting Your Land and Water

The Housatonic Valley Association (HVA), founded in 1941, works to conserve the natural character and environmental health of our communities by protecting and restoring the lands and waters of the Housatonic Watershed for this and future generations.

Record-breaking Fundraiser
for the environment!  

Thanks to

Christine Baranski, auction chairman

and to auction co-chairs

Linda Allard
Jack and Pam Baker
Candace Bushnell
Graydon and Anna Carter
Robert Couturier and
Jeffrey Morgan
Annette de la Renta
Frank Delaney and Diane Meier
Mia Farrow
Peter and Paula Gallagher
Carolyn Klemm
Ann and Denis Leary
Seth Meyers and Alexi Ashe
Nancy and John Novogrod
Mark Rylance, Stephen Sondheim
Hamilton South and Manuel Bellod
Meryl Streep and Donald Gummer
Anne Swift and Lee Lord
Diane von Furstenberg and
Barry Diller
Sam and Lynn Waterston
Heather Watts and Damian Woetzel




 Heartfelt thanks to all of you who shared in making this event such a great success!


 And thanks also to our media sponsors

Beautiful video
of the
Housatonic River
by Lazlo Gyorsok



Housatonic River
on the
Source to Sound
paddle trip
hosted by HVA
in 2011.

Watershed Map   

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Featured Video:

Our View: We dedicate this film to all who delight in and wish to preserve this spectacular place we call home—the Housatonic River watershed. Without you, this wouldn’t exist. So, Thank you!

Housatonic River Watershed. Click on "Housatonic Watershed" in first paragraph or on "Watershed Map" at bottom left to access enlarged map.

Featured Video:

Preserving Connecticut: A video by Chris Armentano that shows the efforts of people and organizations, such as the Litchfield Hills Greenprint Collaborative, to protect the environment of the Nutmeg State.