FOFAH gives Thanks to You, our Friends and Supporters.

Because of your support and thousands of volunteer hours, FOFAH has been able to continue in the restoration of the farmstead as well as offer more programs and activities. Thank You.

During 2017  

  • Two houses have been restored and are now rented
  • The Apple Orchard has been cleared and prepared for tree planting 
  • The Community Garden has been increased in size and membership
  • Thousands of visitors have visited Hilltop and attended a Super Bowl Sunday Fun Run, Bluegrass Concert, Monster Tag Sale, Educational Programs, Vintage Motorcycle Rally, Harvest Dinner, Farm Fest, Halloween Fest, Discover Suffield Bike Tour or just for a hike.
We appreciate the sponsorship of Dr Anne Huntington of Suffield Veterinary Hospital and             Dirats Laboratories for their support of the Farm Fest exhibits.  

Thank you to the Suffield Police Explorers and Suffield Volunteer Ambulance Association for coming up to Hilltop to support our large events. 

Thanks to the 2nd Saturday Workday crews who do so much maintenance on farmstead and open space at Hilltop: Paco Agrafojo, Richard Binns, David Berube, Ned Berube, Richard Binns, Dan Burnham, Alex & Jordan Correia, Sarah Cross, Steve Dieterich, Ross Hoel, Kris & Emily Karam, Mike Mancini, Mark Morgillo, Alanna Mozzer, Ana Alicia Newman, Doug Nilson, Steve O'Neil, Ann Orr, Bill Phelps, George Rodgers, Jim Siciliano and Tom Wardell. 
Thanks to Bill Guzie & Bill's Landscaping for cutting trees in the "Secret Garden".

T hanks to Windsor Marketing Group and their founder Kevin Armata for hosting the Annual Bald Eagle Golf Outing to benefit The Friends of the Farm at Hilltop. 
Thanks to David & Kathy Berube, Ellie Binns, Bill Phelps, Dennis Bolduc & Indian Motorcycle of Springfield for making the Vintage Motorcycle Rally such a success, again. 

Thanks to our partner farmers for their donations of fruit and vegetables for the Harvest Dinner: Bielonko Farms LLC, E. Cecchi Farms, Halladay Farm, Highland Park Market, Nestrovich Fruit Farm and Oxen Hill Farm. 

We appreciate the support of the "girls" at Hastings Farm as well as Scott Kaplan for the tractor parade and the tractor drivers

Thank you to all the companies and individuals who contributed to our Silent Auction 

Thanks to the Dubiel and Conway families along with the Barnyard Boys for constructing the Farm Fest "Kids' Barnyard Area" that the little ones always find so much fun.

T hanks to the students and staff of Pine Meadow Academy for coming to Hilltop Farm every Thursday morning to do chores. We appreciate the students of the Leadership classes of Suffield Academy who have assisted in projects .

Thanks to local photographers Richard Binns, Libby Lord, Kevin Prior, Laurie Tavino, and John Turcotte for sharing their amazing visions of Hilltop Farm with the community through Facebook. 

Thanks to the J. Gladwin Cannon Trust for their grant to fund rebuilding of of the sliding barn doors 

Thanks to the North Central District Health Department for their Fruit Trail grant that provided funding to add blueberries to our "Secret Garden" and materials to improve the soils. 

Thanks to the Friends of Suffield for their grant that helped fund kids summer programs at Hilltop. 

And last, but certainly not least, we are grateful for the dedicated support of the members of The Friends of the Farm at Hilltop, Inc. Board who every year give their time and treasure to benefit Hilltop Farm: Anne Banks, Janet Banks, Kacy Colston, Christine Davidson, Roger Ives, Todd Mervosh, Eileen Moncrief, Mark O'Hara, Howard Orr, Ray Pioggia, Bobbie Rodgers, Deborah Santy, Michael Welch, Scott Wheeler, and Raymond Wilcox.

We count on your continued encouragement and participation.  
With your year end, tax-deductible donation, FOFAH will continue the restoration of your farm and offer more programs in 2018.
Thank You. 

There are many ways to give.
FOFAH is a registered 501(c)(3) organization.        
Donations are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.
FOFAH is an all volunteer, non-profit organization dedicated to restoring Hilltop Farm into an educational and recreational resource for the community. All donations go to the improvement of the farm. Many thanks to the volunteers for their dedication and community support that has allowed FOFAH to advance the restoration of the Hilltop Farmstead.