E. & J. Gallo Winery Contributes $100,000 to Aid with Northern California Wildfires


MODESTO, Calif. (September 15, 2015) - The E. & J. Gallo Winery announced today that it has donated $100,000 to the American Red Cross to assist those communities impacted by the Northern California wildfires.

"On behalf of our employees and their families, we are making this donation to help the ongoing recovery efforts and to provide aid and comfort to those impacted by these devastating wildfires," said Joseph Gallo, Chief Executive Officer and President of the E. & J. Gallo Winery. "This disaster strikes close to home as we have employees who have been personally affected by the recent California wildfires and our thoughts go out to everyone impacted."

The donation will assist the American Red Cross with providing shelter, food and recovery support to those in need.

About E. & J. Gallo Winery

Founded in 1933 by brothers Ernest and Julio Gallo, E. & J. Gallo Winery is a family-owned company and global wine and spirits industry leader. The hallmark of E. & J. Gallo Winery is their lasting commitment to sustainability and quality, and consistently providing wine and spirits for every occasion. Gallo’s range of offerings includes Apothic, Barefoot Wine, Black Box, J Vineyards and Winery, La Marca Prosecco, Orin Swift, New Amsterdam Vodka, RumChata, High Noon, along with partnerships with esteemed family-owned brands such as Allegrini, Argiano, The Dalmore, Diplomatico, Don Fulano, and Grupo Montenegro.

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