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Tickets available for Red Cross wine tasting fundraiser



redcrosslogo250-8175610-1425024Vintage, A Wine Shop will host a wine tasting benefitting the Northern Nevada Chapter, American Red Cross on Thursday, November 4 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. The fundraiser is sponsored by Vintage, Tahoe Ridge Winery, Alconde Vineyards and Southern Wine & Spirits.

The event will feature special pourings by Tahoe Ridge Winery and Alconde Vineyards, along with a selection of other wines for tasting. Case sales will be available, just in time to stock up for holiday parties.

Every 99 hours, the Red Cross in Northern Nevada assists a family who has lost everything in a fire or other disaster! Each year, the Northern Nevada Chapter, American Red Cross provides emergency food, shelter, clothing and emotional support to nearly 350 people who are left unexpectedly homeless.

The cost for the tasting, which includes light appetizers, is $35 per person. Tickets are available at www.nevada.redcross.org, or by calling 856-1000.

Vintage is located in the Lakeridge Shopping Center, 6135 Lakeside Drive #117 in Reno.

The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies nearly half of the nation’s blood; teaches lifesaving skills; provides international humanitarian aid; and supports military members and their families. The Red Cross is a charitable organization — not a government agency — and depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission. For more information, call 775-856-1000 or visit our website at www.nevada.redcross.org.

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