|February||CVH Foundation, Inc.® recognized as a 501(c)3
CVH Foundation announces plans to create the Catherine Violet Hubbard Animal Sanctuary®
|April||Nascar Whelen Modified Tour includes CVH Animal Sanctuary in its Charities of Champions
Matt and Jenny meet Jane Goodall
|June||Initial project renderings completed by P|H Architects|
|November||Catherine awarded posthumous ASPCA Kid of the Year|
|December||CVH Animal Sanctuary featured on CBS Evening News|
|March||Matt and Jenny testify in CT Legislative Committee Session requesting support of CT State land transfer to CVH Foundation, Inc.|
|May||CT State House of Representatives and Senate unanimously approve HB 5359- an act to convey 34 acres of CT State farmland to the Catherine Violet Hubbard Foundation, Inc.|
|June||CT Governor Dannel P Malloy signs HB 5359 into law. The Catherine Violet Hubbard Animal Sanctuary has a home.|
|July||First Annual CVH Memorial Golf Tournament|
|September||Shelter Medicine scholarship established in Catherine’s memory at Cornell Veterinary Medical School, Ithaca, NY.
Four inaugural scholarships awarded
New Canaan girl hosts Lemonade Stand and raises over $7,000 to benefit CVH Animal Sanctuary
|October||Jenny attends Best Friends Animal Sanctuary “How to Start and Run an Animal Sanctuary” Workshop in Kanab, Utah
Newberry Medalist writer Katherine Applegate publishes Ivan: The Remarkable True Story of the Shopping Mall Gorilla, donating a portion of the proceeds to the Catherine Violet Hubbard Foundation, Inc.
|December||CVH Animal Sanctuary Children’s Advisory Board Inaugurated|
|March||Initial Site surveys complete and Phase One elevations completed|
|May||Pavilion Sculpture installed at the CVH Animal Sanctuary
CVH Foundation website re-launch
|June||Catherine’s Butterfly Party Celebrated in Newtown, CT
Catherine’s Cups of Kindness launched
|July||Second Annual CVH Memorial Golf Tournament|
|September||Kicked Off Monthly Educational Workshops|
|January||Sanctuary featured in Tracey Stewart’s, Moomah Magazine! In addition to sharing the story of the Sanctuary, their wonderful team created custom crafts for us through their Make Nice Mission.|
|April||Launched Senior Paws Program|
|May||Rescue Rebuild from the Greater Good completed phase I of the barn restoration|
|June||Catherine’s Butterfly Party Celebrated in Newtown, CT|
|July||First Butterfly Garden Installed at Pavilion
Third Annual CVH Memorial Golf Tournament
|August||Inaugural Senior Paws Dog Adopted
Invasive Plant Removal at Sanctuary Kicks Off
|September||Sanctuary Welcomes TracyLocke and Alexion for Corporate Volunteer Days|
|October||Sanctuary Welcomes Live Nation Oakdale Theater for Corporate Volunteer Days
Sanctuary included in release of Susie’s Senior Dogs by Erin Stanton.
|November||Matt, Jenny & Freddy present ASPCA Dog of the Year to Ruthie|
|March||Matt & Jenny receive the Animal Champions Tribute Award from the Helen Woodward Animal Center.
Foundation honored at Westfair Communications Online Family Owned Business Awards.