Donate to Help Preserve and Protect Candlewood Lake

Your tax deductible donation will help us preserve and protect this beautiful lake so that generations from now Candlewood Lake will continue to be a place where families and friends gather to create lasting summer memories.

Online donations may be made by clicking the red "donate" button at the top right or by clicking here


Donations may also be mailed to:  Candlewood Lake Authority, PO Box 37, Sherman, CT 06784


Your Donation...


  • will help the CLA Marine Patrol remain properly equipped to keep boaters safe while on the water.


  • will help the CLA continue to battle milfoil with their sterile grass carp program in conjunction with winter drawdowns.


  • will help the CLA’s efforts to reduce polluted runoff, algae blooms and other water quality issues in order to improve Candlewood's water.


  • will help the CLA in their efforts to keep invasive species, such as zebra mussels, out of Candlewood Lake.


  • will help the CLA continue to provide important education and outreach programs to help protect the waters of Candlewood Lake.


Gifts to the Candlewood Lake Authority are deductible to the fullest extent of the law.

Please consult your tax adviser for more information.