For Immediate Release
NH Liquor & Wine Outlets’ 15th Annual Winter Wine Spectacular Raises More Than $2 Million for Easterseals NH’s Early Supports & Services Over Last 15 Years
Manchester, NH, January 31, 2018
Manchester, NH – The 15th Annual Winter Wine Spectacular for Easterseals NH, sponsored by People’s United Bank and held at the Radisson Hotel in Manchester, attracted 1,500 attendees and played host over 60 wine personalities from all around the world on January 25. This event, made possible by the New Hampshire Liquor and Wine Outlets and more than 30 local restaurants and chefs, featured 1,800 quality wines. All proceeds from the evening will support young children, age birth to three years old, with disabilities or special needs served by Easterseals NH.
In the Bellman’s Cellar Select Room, guests had the opportunity to sample higher-end wines from around the world. Debbie Lane from Manchester, NH was the lucky winner of a diamond pendant necklace, valued at $1,995.
In addition to the raffle, the Winter Wine Spectacular included a silent auction, sponsored by People’s United Bank. More than 150 items including restaurant gift certificates, electronics, an African safari, sporting packages, overnight stays, spa packages, artwork, wine, and more were auctioned off to guests. The Silent Auction raised more than $21,000. Additionally, 10 people each one a case of wine, donated by our generous brokers, in the Tower of Wine raffle sponsored by DHL Supply Chain.
Guests also took part in the Cellar Notes Wine Seminar, “Women in Wine”. This portion of the event allowed for the guests to taste fabulous varietals from four of the industry’s leading female winemakers and vineyard owners. It took place at the Puritan Conference Center, and the proceeds benefitted Easterseals Early Supports & Services program as well.
Additional sponsors include New Hampshire Magazine, New Hampshire Business Review, New Hampshire Home Magazine, 95.7 WZID, Hinckley Allen, Signature Digital Imaging, Lyft, Rise Private Wealth Management, Porsche of Nashua, Silver Image Photography, Pelmac Industries, Inc., Comcast Spotlight, Cornerstone PDC, Fine Homes Group International/Keller Williams International, The Rowley Agency, Northwest Mutual Financial Network, WB Mason, and Pepsi.
About Easterseals New Hampshire
For over 80 years Easterseals NH strives to provide exceptional services changing the way the world views disability. Easterseals services include autism services, inclusive childcare and early intervention, special education, medical rehabilitation, camping and recreation, vocational services, senior events, substance abuse services adult day programs, community-based services, individual service options, transportation services, residential service options, dental services and veteran services. Easterseals NH is a leader in social services for individuals with disabilities and special needs. Easterseals employs 1,400 wonderful people to help serve more than 25,000 children, adults, and seniors in over 90 programs throughout the state. Visit https://www.easterseals.com/nh to learn more about Easterseals NH, or to find other interesting events.
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