2nd Annual Perfect Pairing Wine Tasting Fundraiser Presented by Raise the Barr
Raise the Barr (RTB) presents it's 2nd Annual Perfect Pairing wine tasting fundraiser to celebrate the launch of the LA-Based RTB Emergency Grant for Single Parent Scholars in addition to other grants. Proceeds will benefit this new fund, as well as other Raise the Barr initiatives that assist single parent scholars.
RTB is committed to breaking the cycle of poverty for low-income single- parent families by providing single parents access to a post secondary education or certification. Their motto is "IT'S ABOUT MORE THAN TUITION."
Anthony Barr, linebacker for the Vikings and his mother Lori started the charitable foundation to help single parents with life challenges while they attend school. Raise the Barr is now successfully providing assistance to single parents in Anthony's hometown of Los Angeles as well as Minnesota.
For more information about Raise the Barr please visit their website: https://www.raisethebarr.org/
Here are the event details:
Date: Wednesday, June 27, 2018
Time: 7:30 pm-10 pm
Location: Loyola High School, 1901 Venice Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90006
Host: Minnesota Vikings linebacker and UCLA and Loyola High School alumnus, Anthony Barr and friends.
Price: $150 Early bird until May 15th, $200 after May 15th
Style: Walk about tasting with passed appetizers and live music by jazz great Marcus Johnson.
This year Raise the Barr is featuring these Black and women owned wineries who have generously donated their wines for this event!
Charles Wine Company
Flo Wine Brand (Wine and Music)
Taste By Chef Rhonda
The fine print:
- While NO REFUNDS are allowed once you purchase your tickets, we will allow name changes.
- Tax Language for donation purposes: According to IRS regulations, anything greater than the fair market value of the ticket price is considered a contribution and is eligible for a charitable tax deduction. The estimated fair market value of each ticket is $70. Therefore, any amount above $70 of you purchase price is eligible for a charitable tax deduction. Please consult your tax adviser for more information.
- This is a Raise the Barr event- all proceeds from ticket sales go directly to RTB.