SVHC Foundation Adds Online Art Auction to Spring Soiree

April 19, 2017

BENNINGTON, VT—April 19, 2017—The Spring Soirée, a new event to benefit cardiology and orthopedic services at Southwestern Vermont Health Care, is scheduled for Saturday, April 29, at The Clark in Williamstown, MA. The event will include delectable fair paired with fine wine and microbrews and dancing in addition to a $5,000 cash raffle.

To add to the excitement, the event also includes an online art auction. Auction items include works by such artists as Bob Angell, Pamela Bennett Ader, Jim Cole, Lisa Cueman, Rita Dee, Mary Delaney, Tom Fels, Stephan Fowlkes, Louis A. Guarnaccia, Dr. Russ Housman, Arthur Jones, John Leavey, Scott McClintock, Judi McCormick, and Elaine Franz Witten. In addition, the auction also includes donations from Helmholz Fine Art and Matthew Vernon, MD. Bidding is open now and runs until May 3.

Visit for more information about the event and to buy tickets and to browse and bid.


Southwestern Vermont Health Care (SVHC) is a comprehensive, preeminent health care system providing exceptional, convenient, and affordable care to the communities of Bennington and Windham Counties of Vermont, eastern Rensselaer and Washington Counties of New York, and northern Berkshire County in Massachusetts. SVHC’s providers are members of the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Putnam Physicians, a multispecialty medical group operated in partnership with Dartmouth-Hitchcock. SVHC includes the Centers for Living and Rehabilitation, a 150-bed long- and short-term care skilled nursing facility; the SVHC Foundation; and Southwestern Vermont Medical Center (SVMC), which includes 19 primary and specialty care practices. Primary care offices are located in Bennington, Manchester, Pownal, and Wilmington. To learn more, visit