Cellar Twenty Four wine tasting event raised $ 3,000 for the Woodlands Firefighters Foundation
THE WOODLANDS, TX – During a recent wine tasting fundraiser, Cellar Twenty Four raised $ 3,000 for the Woodlands Firefighters Foundation.
The money will benefit the Foundation’s Charitable Fund which provides financial and other assistance to all first responders working and / or living in Montgomery County in the event of a natural disaster or other financial hardship. The fund also offers annual scholarships to dependent children of secondary school graduation members who are pursuing college studies.
“We are fortunate to be part of a community that is so supportive of all of its first responders,” said Erik Secrest, President of the Woodlands Firefighters Foundation. “The support we receive from every citizen of the Township of Woodlands and all of our locally owned and operated businesses like Cellar 24 is tremendous. “
He continued, “The Woodlands Firefighters Foundation raises funds to support all first responders serving the Township of Woodlands and surrounding areas in times of need. The funds allow us to provide immediate assistance in the event of a natural disaster, for example by providing basic necessities to the families of first responders who have been displaced or have suffered a significant loss of their housing, by offering alternative lifestyles. immediate disasters, helping to offset medical expenses related to cancer treatments or other health problems, providing behavioral health and counseling services, and any other financial hardship affecting our first responders. In the future, we want to establish college scholarships for dependents of first responders as well as local high school graduates wishing to pursue a career in any field of public service, whether in EMS, law enforcement or firefighters.
Cellar 24 is a locally owned and operated neighborhood wine store and tasting bar in the woods, located in the Sterling Ridge Mall.
Owner Shelli Moran, a long-time supporter of first responders, added, “It has been an honor to host this event to raise funds to support our first responders. These people are putting their lives at risk to protect our community, so we are happy to organize this special event to help their charitable fund. ”
Partner distributors for the wine tasting fundraising event included Chameleon Wine Distributors, Medallion Global, Misa Imports, Republic National Distributing Co., Serendipity Wines, Vino Vero and Vintage Select Wines.
Cellar 24 has also hosted fundraising events that have supported veterans organizations such as the Conroe VA Outpatient Clinic, Memorial Monument, the Lone Star Veterans Association, as well as local nonprofits including the Montgomery County Women’s Center and the Panther Creek Inspiration Ranch.
With an intimate yet relaxed vibe, Cellar Twenty Four is located in Sterling Ridge Shopping Center near the northwest corner of Woodlands Parkway and Kuykendahl, to the left of the Kroger Signature store.
Specializing in high quality and small production wines from around the world, Cellar Twenty Four offers tastings with winemakers and cellar owners, wines by the glass, private tastings, classes, a monthly wine club and beers. artisanal.
Their menu of small, light bites includes charcuterie boards, mini beef wellingtons, Caprese bruschetta and home-made pizzas, as well as Taco Tuesdays from 6pm to 9pm. Live musical entertainment is offered most Friday and Saturday evenings (see www.cellar-24.com for details).
Upcoming events include:
July 30, 7-10 p.m. – Live music with Scott Morrison
August 5, 6-8 p.m. – Charity wine tasting for the benefit of OUI aux JEUNES
August 7 7 pm-10pm – Live music with JP Kenrick
August 13, 7-10 p.m. – Live music with Duane Duane
August 20, 7-10 p.m. – Live music with Scott Morrison
August 27, 7-10 p.m. – Live music with Heather Rayleen
La Cave 24 is open Mondays from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from
From 12 p.m. to 9 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays from 12 p.m. to 10 p.m., and is closed on Sundays.
For more information or to respond to an event, visit www.cellar-24.com or call 281.419.9966. Like Cellar 24 on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/cellar24 and follow on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/explore/locations/644804468911098/cellar-24/.