Number of apprentices that have trained as farmers at HVA, nearly all remain in farming and food-related work

Number of businesses within 120 miles that Hawthorne Valley supported in 2015

Number of children Hawthorne Valley welcomes to its farm-based education programs each year

Your support enables us to help build vibrant local economies, support and nurture human needs, and establish deeper connections to the earth and to one another.

Farm-Fresh Food in the City

Hawthorne Valley Farm's Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) site in Riverdale, NYC was recently featured in an article about New York City Council Speaker Corey Johnson's initiative to map Farm-to-City food locations. According to the article in The Riverdale Press,...

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Meet our Staff – Bill Pernice

Hawthorne Valley Waldorf School Music Director Bill Pernice brings a lifetime of experience in music and education to his work as Lead Music Teacher and Music Program Coordinator at Hawthorne Valley Waldorf School. The piano has been his instrument of choice since he...

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Upcoming Events

April 26, 2019

The Sacred Gateway: Conscious Living, Conscious Dying, and the Journey Beyond

Hawthorne Valley is hosting the Anthroposophical Society in America for a weekend workshop that will: Bring a new…

May 19, 2019

A Pilgrimage into the Heart of Place: a talk with Alastair McIntosh

Alastair McIntosh is a leading Scottish writer and environmental activist. His work on ecology, community, and the soul…

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Unconventional by Nature

“In the movement to build a regenerative and just economy, we desperately need successful models. Hawthorne Valley is playing a crucial role in building a collaborative, resilient, local living economy in the Hudson Valley that is not only improving the quality of life in the valley, but is also a beacon of hope and possibility for other communities.”

Judy Wicks

entrepreneur, author: Good Morning, Beautiful Business, co-founder BALLE

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