Ardiri Winery & Vineyards Offers $50,000 in Charity Auctions - 2/14/2011
Árdíri Winery & Vineyards Offers $50,000 in Charity Auctions Packages; Expects to Help Raise Up to $150,000 for Greater Portland Area Schools and Charitable Organizations Local Vineyard Committed to Helping Non-Profits Stimulate Fundraising Dollars; Offers Newly Redesigned Site for Exclusive Event and Wine Tasting Auction Packages
Cornelius, Oregon- February 14, 2011- As the economic downturn has had a great impact on non-profits and their ability to raise funds over the past several years, Árdíri Winery & Vineyards is announcing it is offering $50,000 in auction packages for Greater Portland Area schools and charitable organizations with fundraising initiatives in 2011. Auction packages include small to large scale, exclusive tasting events at Árdíri’s newly redesigned tasting room, located just outside Hillsboro and overlooking the breathtaking Chehalem foothills. Árdíri expects the packages to help raise an estimated $100,000-$150,000 for local organizations.
“As avid supporters of our local community, we are opening our doors to local schools and charitable organizations as they work to garner funds for critical initiatives such as education, health and human services, the arts and the environment,” said John Compagno, owner of Árdíri Winery & Vineyards. “In the past year, we have transformed Árdíri into a unique oasis for friends, families and colleagues to convene, and we think it will be an attractive package for local organizations looking for distinctive auction packages.”
The International School, Portland Area Business Association (PABA), American Heart Association, Buckman Elementary School, Cascade AIDS Project, Family Bridge, Jesuit High School, Madeline Elementary School, Portland Baroque Orchestra, The Portland Opera, and The Vancouver Mayor’s fundraiser for Everybody Plays Foundation are amongst the many local organizations who have or will be offering packages at their fundraising events.
Árdíri is accepting requests for 2011 events, which can be submitted via our donation form at www.ardiriwine.com.
About Árdíri Winery & VineyardsOverlooking the breathtaking Oregon countryside, a welcoming fire, spectacular views and fine Willamette Valley and Napa Valley wines await visitors of Árdíri Winery & Vineyards. A boutique winery nestled in the Chehalem Mountains AVA of the Willamette Valley, Árdíri is the perfect sanctuary for a day of rejuvenation. Árdíri’s European-style veranda overlooks the Chehalem foothills with captivating mountain views and acres of vines bearing the finest grapes in the region. Just minutes away from Hillsboro and Beaverton, and a 30 minute drive from Portland, Árdíri also offers a unique environment for offsite business meetings, retreats or events. Árdíri is ideal for planning sessions, board meetings, fundraising and charity events, team building or social activities.
For More Information, visit www.ardiriwine.com.
Media Contact:Joscelyn Zell
CMO Strategy Group