Winebow Donates to California Wildfire Relief Efforts
November 06, 2020
Richmond, VA – November 5, 2020 – Winebow, a leading national importer and distributor of fine wine and spirits, today announced that it is donating $50,000 to support the wildfire relief efforts in Northern California. The donation will be divided between the Napa Valley Community Foundation and the Sonoma County Resilience Fund to help provide much needed aid to residents in the region.
“Our hearts go out to all those who have been impacted by these fires,” said Dean Ferrell, President and CEO of Winebow. “As a member of the wine and spirits community, it is our responsibility to do what we can to support recovery efforts. We hope our donation will help the Napa Valley Community Foundation and the Sonoma County Resilience Fund continue their important work during this time of great need.”
The Napa Valley Community Foundation provides immediate assistance and temporary shelter to residents who have been displaced by the fires, as well as essential services such as counseling, healthcare, food access, and insurance support. The Sonoma County Resilience Fund is the only long-term recovery fund in Sonoma County, and provides those impacted by disaster with monetary assistance, long-term trauma counseling, and housing solutions.
Winebow is a national importer and distributor that offers a dynamic portfolio of fine wine and spirits from around the world. Since 1980, the company has represented some of the most established properties in prominent growing areas, as well as a new generation of winemakers and distillers who are dedicated to innovation and quality. Winebow’s national distribution platform comprises 19 markets that cover 65 percent of the wine consumption in the U.S. Winebow Imports, representing over 100 estates from Europe and the Southern Hemisphere, balances its impressive growth with a culture of specialization and excellence. With a commitment to exceptional service, Winebow strives to be the best partner to its customers and suppliers, and to inspire a passion for fine wine and spirits nationwide. For more information, please visit www.winebow.com.