Seneca Lake Wine Trail Supports Local Non-Profits

With over $13,000 worth of wine and event tickets donated in 2009, Trail helps fellow non-profits with fundraising Watkins Glen, NY – The Seneca Lake Wine Trail is proud to announce that it donated a record amount of wine, over 100 cases, and event tickets to various regional non-profit organizations, assisting them in their fundraising efforts.Observed Paul Thomas, executive director of the wine trail, “Every year our member wineries individually donate a staggering amount of wine to a wide variety of non-profit organizations, but most people don’t appreciate that they also donate so much wine through our organization’s wine donations program. The Seneca Lake Wine Trail is very appreciative of all the important work conducted by non-profit organizations like the American Cancer Society, Meals on Wheels, the United Way, Food Banks, Geva Theatre, YMCA, Boy Scouts, and many more, and happy to help support their vital programs through a donation of wine that helps support their fundraising initiatives. Regional non-profit organizations interested in obtaining a donation of wine are encouraged to contact the Trail at least 60 days in advance of their fundraiser at 877-536-2717.”In 1986 the Seneca Lake Wine Trail was formed in the heart of New York State’s Finger Lakes region to attract more visitors to experience its rich history, beauty, and production of world-class wines. Today, the Seneca Lake Wine Trail is one of the largest and most active wine trails in New York State with a community of over 34 wineries, a distillery, two breweries and a meadery.More information on the Seneca Lake Wine Trail, including high resolution pictures of the Trail and our past events are available in our online Press Room: http://senecalakewine.com/jc/content/section/6/212/For additional questions, please contact the Trail office toll-free at 877-536-2717.

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