Journey Along With Wine Traveler!
If your love is tasting regional wines during your travels, then Wine Traveler Happy Hour is for you!
Join us for an immersion into exotic travel paired with fine wines.
Our Wine Traveler event will have you packing your bags as we tour some of the best wine regions in the world right here at the Sterling Event Center.
At this event, you will get to know Baja, Mexico! Join us to sample regional wines, sip tasty cocktails, and indulge in delicious and authentic street tacos featuring the flavors of Baja. We will listen to music while discussing our favorite wines and make new like-minded friends.
Because we believe in great charitable platforms, especially when their reach impacts the world, we are partnering with Austin’s own Whole Planet®. The Whole Planet Foundation is a private, nonprofit organization established by Whole Foods Market® and dedicated to poverty alleviation.
So come away with us on a spectacular journey with Wine Traveler knowing you are giving back to such an important organization while enjoying select varietals from around the globe.
We will be raffling a fabulous gift basket valued at $750. and you could win! All funds raised from the raffle benefit women entrepreneurs living in poverty through our partner Whole Planet Foundation. Tickets: $10. each
Freestyle Language Center is donating a Spanish class valued at $655 to the raffle!
Here is the line-up of events for you to enter into your calendar.
FRIDAY, JUNE 28, 2019|BAJA Mexico
FRIDAY, JULY 19, 2019|SOUTH AMERICA
FRIDAY, AUGUST 23, 2019|FRANCE
Friday, SEPTEMBER 20, 2019|AFRICA
Friday, OCTOBER 25, 2019|NEW ZEALAND OR PORTUGAL
Friday NOVEMBER 22, 2019|CALIFORNIA
“Wine Traveler proudly supports Whole Planet Foundation’s mission of alleviating global poverty through microcredit”.
Founded in 2005, Whole Planet Foundation is a Whole Foods Market foundation that funds poverty alleviation worldwide where the company sources products.
The nonprofit’s mission is to empower the world’s poorest people with microcredit and the chance to create or expand a home-based business and lift themselves and their families out of poverty. As of March 2019, Whole Planet Foundation is alleviating poverty through microfinance partners in the United States and 74 other countries in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Middle East. To date, the nonprofit has disbursed $77 million dollars through micro-lending partners worldwide, funding 3.5 million microloans and 18.4 million opportunities for a better life for micro-entrepreneurs and their family members.