The Whatcom Beer and Wine Foundation is pleased to announce our beneficiaries for 2022. Net proceeds from all Foundation fundraising events during the year will be distributed to the following organizations:
Alzheimer’s Association - Team Joy
The Alzheimer's Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research. Their mission is to eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.
Blue Skies for Children
Blue Skies for Children raises hope and self-esteem by sponsoring enrichment programs and other essentials for homeless, low-income and foster children in Whatcom and Skagit Counties.
Our TreeHouse serves as a loving, healing community for children, youth, and families to grieve. Through peer support groups, provision of school-based support, and referrals to other community resources, they strive to ensure that grief has a place.
WSU Enology and Viticulture
The WSU Viticulture & Enology Program is a comprehensive education and research program that prepares students for successful careers in the wine industry and supports the region’s winemakers and grape growers.