Wine tasting raises money for Boys & Girls Club - WAOW - Newsline 9, Wausau News, Weather, Sports

Wine tasting raises money for Boys & Girls Club

Posted:
STEVENS POINT (WAOW) - Hundreds of people flocked to a wine and cheese event in Portage County Friday night for a good cause.

The Boys & Girls Club of Portage County held the event. More than 800 people attended. The event boasted more than 110 types of wine, three breweries and a special bourbon tasting. Organizers say the tasting is a great way to keep the club running.

"It actually creates 10 percent of our annual income for the Boys & Girls Club," said Brittany Melby, Boys & Girls Club of Portage County director of development and marketing. "Without this support, we wouldn't be running the way we are today."

The event is in its 10th year.
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WAOW. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Chief Engineer Russ Crass at 715-842-2251. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at fccinfo@fcc.gov.