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You're Invited! Vineyards of the World Wine Tasting Event 01/07/2010 Port Huron, MI… The St. Joseph Mercy Foundation is pleased to announce that the premier fundraiser “Vineyard of the World” wine tasting event to benefit the Peoples’ Clinic for Better Health is planned for Friday, February 26. Beginning at 6:30 p.m., participants can once again experience exotic taste sensations from around the world. The Eighth Annual “Vineyards of the World”, cosponsored by Wright & Filippis, will be held at Fore Lakes Golf Club, in Kimball Township.
This year’s event will offer an opportunity to sense some exciting new wine releases from around the world including Australia, Italy, Armenia and Chile; and even California, Oregon and Washington. This year’s event will again feature the popular martini station; and new this year, will be an exciting beer tasting station as well. In addition to the beverages, participants will also be provided exquisite hot and cold hors d’oeuvres that have been carefully hand-selected to complement the overall experience.
“Each year this event grows in both size and popularity,” comments Paul Wagner, Business Planning Specialist with Farm Bureau Insurance, and Chair of the 2009 Vineyards of the World Planning Committee. “The community has shown incredible interest in this fun and exciting event that benefits one of the most important medical care access clinics in the community, the Peoples’ Clinic for Better Health.”
Peoples’ Clinic for Better Health is a collaborative project of St. Joseph Mercy Port Huron and the St. Clair County Medical Society. It is funded in part by the United Way of St. Clair County.
The clinic provides free medical care to those in our community who are uninsured and lack the resources to pay for their care. Peoples’ Clinic is the centerpiece of St. Joseph Mercy’s mission to provide care to the poor and underserved. To find out more about the Peoples’ Clinic for Better Health, visit St. Joseph Mercy Port Huron online at: mymercy.us.
Registration and sponsorship information is available by calling the St. Joseph Mercy Foundation at 810-985-1675.
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