E. & J. Gallo Winery Contributes $50,000 to OneOrlando Fund
MODESTO, Calif., (July 8, 2016) - The E. & J. Gallo Winery announced today that they have donated $50,000 to the OneOrlando Fund in an effort to assist those affected by the recent Pulse Nightclub tragedy in Orlando.
"On behalf of the E. &J. Gallo Winery, our portfolio of wine and spirits brands and the entire Gallo family, we offer our condolences to the families and friends of the victims impacted by this terrible and senseless act," said Joseph Gallo, Chief Executive Officer and President of the E. & J. Gallo Winery. "As a company who proudly celebrates diversity and has partnered with many LGBT groups over the years, we hope our donation will provide much needed support to the victims, their families and the Orlando community."
About E. & J. Gallo Winery
Founded by brothers Ernest and Julio Gallo in 1933 in Modesto, California, E. & J. Gallo Winery is the world’s largest family-owned winery with more than 6,500 global employees and is the acclaimed producer of award-winning wines and spirits featured in more than 110 countries around the globe. A pioneer in the art of grape growing, winemaking, sustainable practices, marketing and worldwide distribution, Gallo crafts and imports wines and spirits to suit a diverse range of tastes and occasions, from everyday offerings to boutique, luxury bottlings.
The Gallo portfolio is comprised of more than 100 unique brands, including Barefoot Cellars, Dark Horse, and Gallo Family Vineyards, as well as premium box wines The Naked Grape and Vin Vault. Premium offerings include Apothic, Carnivor, Chateau Souverain, Columbia Winery, Ecco Domani, Edna Valley Vineyard, J Vineyards & Winery, Louis M. Martini, MacMurray Estate Vineyards, Mirassou, Orin Swift, Talbott Vineyards, and William Hill Estate, along with highly acclaimed imports, such as Alamos, Brancaia, La Marca, Las Rocas, Martín Códax, Whitehaven, and LUX Wines, importers of Allegrini, Argiano, Jermann, Pieropan and Renato Ratti. Gallo Spirits currently offers New Amsterdam Vodka and Gin, Familia Camarena Tequila, RumHaven, Lo-Fi Aperitifs, E&J Brandy, Argonaut Brandy, Germain-Robin Brandy, Diplomático Rum, as well as imported Scotch whiskies from Whyte & Mackay, including The Dalmore, Jura and John Barr.