Applications for JUSTIN Vineyards & Winery Community Grants Now Open to Local Schools and Non-Profits
Grants provide youth programs, social services and community initiatives with financial assistance and essential educational resources
PASO ROBLES, CALIF. – November 3, 2021 – JUSTIN Vineyards & Winery announced today that its 2021-2022 Community Grant applications are now live. JUSTIN will award a total of $ 250,000 in grants, of which $ 50,000 will be specifically earmarked for community schools, building on its long-standing commitment to invest in the individuals and organizations that make up the communities it serves. a better place to live, work, and play.
The JUSTIN Community Grants program supports local schools and nonprofit organizations in San Luis Obispo North County. The application cycle will be continuous and ends once the objectives have been met.
“Our local schools, nonprofits and community organizations are the heartbeats of our community,” said Clarence Chia, senior vice president of marketing, e-commerce and direct-to-consumer sales for JUSTIN Vineyards & Winery. “The JUSTIN Community Grants Program is committed to supporting our neighbors in their work to move our communities forward. It is an honor to support local individuals and groups who tirelessly devote time, energy and passion to making a difference now and for generations to come.
JUSTIN Vineyards & Winery believes that investing in education is an investment in the future. School Grants provide far-reaching support for teachers – funding projects and initiatives that help students learn and thrive. From musical instruments and graphing calculators to science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) materials and innovative virtual field trips, the grants help fund classroom supplies and educational opportunities for North San County students. Luis Obispo.
Established in 2013, the JUSTIN Community Grants Program was created to support community organizations by funding projects and services that work at the local level to strengthen the region. Since its launch, JUSTIN has funded over 85 projects and supported over 135 teachers and 18,675 students, for a total of over $ 720,000. Organizations that receive grants are selected by a committee of employees who volunteer each year to identify worthy organizations that provide projects and services that directly benefit the local community. Previous grant recipients include the Performing Arts Center SLO, SLO County Hospice, Paso Robles Affordable Housing, and the Cuesta College Foundation.
Applications will be accepted until November 30e, 2021. For more information on eligibility requirements and to submit an application for JUSTIN Community Grants, please visit www.justinwinegrants.com or email [email protected].
On JUSTIN Vineyards & Cellar
Located in Paso Robles, JUSTIN Vineyards & Winery was founded in 1981 and is known for making world-class wines from Bordeaux grape varieties, including the iconic ISOSCELES blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc and Merlot. The winery, located at 11680 Chimney Rock Road, has a tasting room, luxury five-star accommodation at the JUST Inn and a restaurant, making it one of the few wineries on the coast. power plant to offer all three options. In September 2018, a new second location, the JUSTIN Downtown Tasting Room, opened, introducing an expansive wine tasting bar, lounge, and full dining room that is prominently in the plaza along the Downtown City. Park in the heart of Paso Robles. In addition to its stellar hospitality, JUSTIN regularly receives top honors around the world, asserting itself as a leader in New World Bordeaux wine making. JUSTIN wines are available from fine wine retailers and discerning restaurants across the United States, or direct from the cellar through the JUSTIN tasting rooms, the online store, or members of the exclusive JUSTIN wine club. Wine Society. To learn more about JUSTIN, visit www.justinwine.com.