Monday, August 30, 2010
Uncork for the Arts 2010 Benefit on Sunday September 19th
Support DDSO (Developmental Disabilities Service Organization) by attending Uncork for the Arts 2010 on Sunday, September 19th from 6-8:30pm!
In conjunction with James Blake Wines, DDSO presents an evening of Wine Tasting, Art, great food and beverage from the Supper Club and Matteo's Bistro, as well as music by Midday Moon.
Be there for the release of the “2007 Carita”, a California Red wine blend, created in honor of DDSO by James Blake Wines. A piece of student artwork has been selected for this wine label and will be unveiled during the event! Get your own a bottle of this exclusive wine for $20 on the night-of, or in advance for pick-up at the event at www.jamesblakewines.com.
The amazing artwork created by adults with developmental disabilities at DDSO Short Centers will be available by auction or purchase throughout the evening.
Don’t miss this exciting event! Sunday, September 19th from 6 - 8:30pm at a private residence off of Fair Oaks and Carter Rd. The $50 entry includes appetizers and JB Wines. For more information and to RSVP & purchase tickets, go to www.ddso.org or call 916-456-5166.
For more information, contact Natalie at 916-456-5166 ext 114, or go to www.ddso.org.
Developmental Disabilities Service Organization, Inc. is committed to enhancing the quality of life for persons with developmental disabilities using the arts as one of it’s primary modalities. DDSO firmly believes that with adequate support, individuals can move beyond their challenges to make appropriate residential and lifestyle choices; develop communication, living, and working skills; and discover avenues of artistic expression.
Through full participation in life and positive interactions with the community-at-large, individuals with disabilities can realize their individual potential, meeting their own expectations and those of loved ones.
In conjunction with this event, James Blake Wines is offering a special 30 case bottling of wine that features a DDSO art inspired label with 50% of sales proceeds to benefit DDSO. This limited production blend consists of 46% Old Vine Zinfandel from Lodi, 18% Merlot from Oakville, Napa Valley, and from the Sierra Foothills, 9% Cabernet Sauvignon, 9% Syrah, and 8% Cabernet Franc. This wine will be available for $20 per bottle at the event or preferably, the wine may be purchased in advance at jamesblakewines.com for pick up at the event or delivery to your chosen location.