Sunday, June 7, 2009

Going Once, Going Twice...Gone Green!

Vines "recycled" from a replanted vineyard make for a dramatic and green chandelier in the Live Auction tent. Not only did this year's Auction Napa Valley raise more than $5.7 million in charitable donations, but it also achieved giant strides in our ongoing green efforts to reduce waste, improve recycling, and increase composting of food waste. Read more

Two Kinds of Giving at Auction Napa Valley

Napa County Superintendent of Schools and ANV volunteer Barbara Nemko celebrates a guest's bid in the Barrel Auction. More than 600 volunteers donated their time to planning and executing the June 4-7, 2009, community fundraiser, Auction Napa Valley, which raised $5.7 million from generous bidders over four unforgetable days of incredible food, wine, and festivity. Read more