Wine & Food Festival 2017
October 2, 2017
The Power of Community
approach our 24th year of the Foundation for Community Care’s Wine
& Food Festival, we look back at the annual event that wowed the area. No matter how fantastic the one before it
was, our dedicated event committee always has a way of surprising the public
with new twists, art, and food to keep our guests coming back for more.
Every year, the community comes out to spend
an evening raising money for a cause that touches us all, quality healthcare in
The 2017 Wine
& Food Festival will be held on Saturday, November 4th, 7 pm to 10 pm, on
the 3rd floor of the Stockman Bank building. “The Power of Community” is the overarching
theme which lends to the celebration of our local heroes of the evening; our
rural Richland County Ambulance Department.
We will be celebrating their dedication and selfless service to our
communities by showcasing them on our commemorative wine glasses.
A wonderful selection of wine, beer and appetizers
will be served throughout the evening.
Event attendees will have the chance to browse and bid on exceptional items
by local artists and artisans during the silent auction. You will also have the rare opportunity to go
“behind the scenes” at the process behind some of this great artwork. Local quick draw artists will create their art
pieces throughout the evening. These
items will be available during the live auction portion of the evening.
amount of tickets will be sold again this year.
Tickets are $75 each and can be purchased at the Foundation for
Community Care. Please note that you
must be 21 years of age or older to attend this event. Tickets are non-refundable. All proceeds raised during the event directly
benefit the Foundation’s Healthcare Endowment Fund. Grants from the earnings of this fund are
distributed annually throughout Richland County to support dozens of local
health organizations, services and projects.
For a list of the most recent grant recipients, click here.