SOURCE: Marin Wine Auction

August 07, 2008 13:00 ET

First Annual Marin Wine Auction September 13th, 2008

Tickets on Sale Now at www.marinwineauction.com; Winemaker Pouring Announcement

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - August 7, 2008) - The 1st Annual Marin Wine Auction will be held Saturday Sept. 13th from 3pm-9pm at the Marin Art & Garden Center in Ross. 100% of the net proceeds from the event will go to 501 (c)3 charities. The Marin Wine Auction will celebrate the best in Marin wine, cuisine, art and entertainment.

The Marin Wine Auction is proud to announce the line up of pouring wineries from Marin, Napa, and Sonoma.

From Marin the following wineries will pour: Broc Cellars, Corda Winery, Dutton-Goldfield, J.R. Storey Winery/Eric Ross Winery, Kendric Vineyards, Miller Wine Works, Moon Hill Vineyards, Point Reyes Vineyards, Ross Valley Winery, Starry Night Winery, Stubbs Vineyard, Terremoto Cellars, Thomas Fogarty Winery & Vineyards, and West Wind Winery.

From Napa & Sonoma the following wineries will pour: Amphora Winery, Audelssa Estate Winery, Barnett Vineyards, Corison Winery, Kistler, Londer Vineyards, Lost Canyon Winery, Pahlmeyer, Rocca Family Vineyards, Silver Oak Cellars, Three Sticks Winery, and Windsor Vineyards.

Ticket purchases, donation and sponsor packages, and event information are all available online at www.marinwineauction.com.

About Marin Wine Auction

The Marin Wine Auction's primary focus is its annual wine-related event held each September in Marin County. All activities that comprise the Marin Wine Auction are intended to create a stimulating and exciting environment of "natural giving" by those who love and appreciate wine. 100% of the net proceeds of the Marin Wine Auction are passed through to selected 501 (c)3 organizations. (www.marinwineauction.com)

About Keiretsu Forum Charitable Foundation (SF/NB)

Keiretsu Forum Charitable Foundation (SF/NB) is the philanthropic arm of Keiretsu Forum's San Francisco and North Bay chapters. Keiretsu Forum was founded in 2000 in the East Bay. With 17 chapters and over 750 accredited investor members on three continents Keiretsu Forum is the world's largest angel investment network. Keiretsu Forum members provide early-stage capital in the range of $250k-$2 million to high quality, diverse investment opportunities and collaborate in the due diligence, but make their own individual investment decisions. (www.keiretsuforum.com).

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