David K. Leff Memorial Fund

David K. Leff 1955–2022

Be sure to designate your donation to the David Leff Memorial Fund.

Funds will be spent on the memorial event and associated costs; unspent funds will be used for beautification and enhancement projects in David’s beloved Collinsville.

Contact Joan Hofmann,
Inaugural Town of Canton
Poet Laureate (2015–2019)
at: jhofmann@usj.edu

Save the Date –
David K. Leff Memorial Tree Planting, Dedication and Poetry Reading

As we grieve the passing of David, plans are underway for a tree planting, dedication and poetry reading in Bicentennial Park, 50 River Road, Collinsville (Canton), CT on September 10, 2022 at 10:00am (rain date September 17).

The tribute will be held in an open setting (en plein air!) in lovely Collinsville next to the scenic Farmington River. Bring chairs and a picnic (no alcohol). Parking is available in the Canton Public Works parking lot next to the Park.

Ginny Connors, Daniel Donaghy, Margaret Gibson, Ben Grossberg, Joan Hofmann, Frederick-Douglass Knowles, Rennie McQuilken, Clare Rossini, Pegi Deitz Shea, and John Stanizzi. Followed by an Open Mic.

Make a Donation

To make a donation toward the purchase of the tree via PayPal simply select the amount, click on the Donate button and you will be directed to the PayPal website where you can complete the secure transaction. You do not have to have a PayPal account to make a donation.

Donate by Mail

To donate by check please complete this donation form by printing and mailing it to:

Canton Main Street, Inc.
P.O. Box 184
Collinsville, CT 06022

Memo reference: David Leff

Print Donation Form

Canton Main Street is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Contributions to Canton Main Street are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law.