Give Local 2023: April 25 & 26

Thank You For Protecting What You Love! We are thrilled to announce that the 2023 Give Local event, sponsored by the Connecticut Community Foundation, was a huge success for Steep Rock. Over 185 individuals from six states came together in a remarkable display of generosity and support for our mission to protect the natural resources and […]

Qualified Charitable Distributions, IRA Charitable Rollovers.

>QCD Initiation Form Qualified Charitable Distributions, also called IRA Charitable Rollovers. If you are 70½ years of age or older, you can take advantage of a simple way to benefit Steep Rock and receive tax benefits in return. You can give any amount up to $100,000 per year from your IRA directly to a qualified charity […]

Gratitude Report 2022

View Gratitude Report As we reflect on our accomplishments over the past year, we are truly indebted to you.   Nearly 100 years ago, we began as an organization tasked with the protection of a 186-acre parcel of land to protect the Steep Rock summit. From our small humble origins in land preservation, SRA has […]

Give Local: Double Your Impact

Give Local: Double Your Impact

Thank you! Thanks to you and 145 other donors, Steep Rock raised over $70,000 during Give Local on April 26 & 27.   Thank you for protecting the natural spaces, plants and wildlife we all cherish.    2022 Highlights: Match Challenge Dollar for dollar, your gift to Steep Rock was matched up to $15,000 during Give […]

Planned Giving Webinar

Special thanks to everyone who joined us for this Planned Giving webinar on May 2, 2022. Copy of Slides Greenprint Contacts Steep Rock Association and the Litchfield Hills Greenprint Collaborative proudly present a free webinar on estate planning and planned giving entitled “How To Create Your Conservation Legacy” on Monday, May 2, 2022 at 7pm.  This webinar will […]

Donor Advised Funds

Donor Advised Funds (DAF) are a simple way to manage charitable donations. DAFs allow donors to make a charitable contribution, receive an immediate tax deduction, and then recommend donations to non-profit organizations like Steep Rock from their fund over time.   Gifts made to Steep Rock can be designated for greatest need or directed to special […]

Protect the places you Love

End the year with a gift that protects the places you love.      Every day, Steep Rock protects 5,400 acres of land nestled in Litchfield County, safeguarding essential ecosystems and countless species who call our nature preserves home. But we can’t do this without you.   Your donation is a critical part of our efforts […]

Year In Review

>>DOWNLOAD YEAR IN REVIEW 2021 This holiday season, a time to reflect…    As the year draws to a close and we celebrate the holidays, Steep Rock Association would like to share our appreciation for your support with our “Year in Review” portfolio.  Join me in reflecting upon the past year at Steep Rock and what we love about living, working, and being in Washington, CT.  For nearly a […]


Make A Difference Conservation Connects Us We’re on a mission to fund conservation this #GivingTuesday. Join us and help prove just how much we can accomplish when we work together. We value and need your support. Because the land we save together improves the air we breathe, cleans the water we drink, and forms the […]