Purple Heart Wines Donates $10,000 to Purple Heart Foundation at Veterans Luncheon
November 08, 2018
Yountville, Calif., November 8, 2018 — Purple Heart Wines (purpleheartwines.com/), a cause-based wine brand created by C. Mondavi & Family, is proud to announce its donation of $10,000 to the Purple Heart Foundation in yesterday’s check ceremony at the Yountville Veteran's Home; with this donation, the brand has contributed $70,000 to the non-profit since the projects' inception in 2016.
On that same day chefs, winemakers and dignitaries from the Town of Yountville in the Napa Valley saluted residents of the Veterans Home of California by preparing a multi-course feast for the 14th Annual Celebrity Chefs Veterans Day Luncheon. During the luncheon, both Purple Heart Winemaker John Moynier and Co-Proprietor of C. Mondavi, Peter Mondavi Jr., spoke about the importance of the project.
The wine brand—created by the C. Mondavi family—was created as a way to honor the veterans and the work of the Purple Heart Foundation, which does so much to serve the needs of military men and women around the country.