Open Your Heart to Children at Taste the World, charity wine tasting.
Bordertown is excited to pour our wines on January 29 at Open Your Heart to Children at Taste the World, charity wine tasting.
DATE: Tuesday, January 29, 2019 at 7:00pm – 9:30pm
LOCATION: Hyatt Regency Hotel Ballroom, Vancouver
EVENT: AN exclusive multi-vintner wine tasting, a Grand Prize Draw, Live and Silent Auction & Paddle Raised.
The net proceeds from the event benefit a region where 50% are living below the poverty line of $1 per day. Since 1998 CW Asia Fund has been partnering with grassroots hospitals and clinics in Cambodia, Burma/Myanmar and Laos.
The direct recipients are children/families at the Lao Friends Hospital for Children in Luang Praband and Medical Action in Yangon.
Since 2010 the event has raised $1,294,000 and treated close to 250,000 children.
The 2018 net proceeds of $225,000 treated 39,039 children at the clinics, allow paramedics and doctors to reach the villages on 12 new motor bikes, 9,000 families will receive mosquito bed nets and 10,000 blankets will be distributed last winter.
TICKET PRICE: $75