E. & J. Gallo Winery contributes $100,000 to American Red Cross relief efforts in Texas
MODESTO, Calif., (August 31, 2017) - E. & J. Gallo Winery announced today that it has donated $100,000 to the American Red Cross to aid with relief efforts, and assist those communities impacted by Hurricane Harvey.
"On behalf of our employees and their families, as well as our distributor partners in Texas, we are making this donation to help those affected by the flooding and devastation caused by Hurricane Harvey," said Joseph E. Gallo, Chief Executive Officer and President of E. & J. Gallo Winery. "Our hearts go out to the millions of people who have suffered tremendous losses."
In addition, E. & J. Gallo Winery announced it will also match personal donations dollar for dollar made by its employees through the company’s Employee Match Program.
The donation will assist the American Red Cross with providing shelter, food and immediate disaster relief and recovery support.
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 leader in wine and spirits. With a goal of serving joy in moments that matter, Gallo is deeply committed to providing the highest quality, sustainable products for every occasion. Gallo’s range of domestic premium offerings include Pahlmeyer, Orin Swift, Louis M. Martini, and William Hill Estate Winery in Napa; J Vineyards & Winery, Frei Brothers Sonoma Reserve, and MacMurray Estate in Sonoma County; and Denner Vineyards, Talbott Vineyards, Hahn, and Smith & Hook along California’s Central Coast. Gallo’s esteemed international portfolio includes La Marca Prosecco, Alamos, Ecco Domani, and Fleur de Mer, while Maze Row Wine Merchant features partnerships with acclaimed artisan producers such as Allegrini, Argiano, Bodega Lanzaga, and Ratti. Building the next great American spirits company, Spirit of Gallo represents more than 20 award-winning brands, including High Noon, New Amsterdam Vodka, The Dalmore Single Malt Scotch, Tequila Komos, Don Fulano Tequila, Gruppo Montenegro and Germain-Robin Brandy. Gallo’s entire portfolio is featured here: https://www.gallo.com/portfolio/