On June 6th, 2015, the Encinitas Rotary hosted its 12th Annual Wine and Food Festival to benefit local charity organizations. Encinitas Educational Foundation was one of 19 benefiting organizations and received a donation of $9,106.00.  A check presentation will occur   Wednesday, August 26th at 1:00 pm at a regular Rotary meeting  – Elks Lodge, 1392 Windsor Road, Cardiff, CA. The 12th Annual Wine and Food Festival raised a total of $117,000 this year.

About the Encinitas Rotary Wine and Food Festival

For 12 years, the Encintias Rotary has hosted the Wine (and now Food) Festival.  Dozens of local restaurants donate wine and food tastings for what has become a very large event hosting about 1000 people.  For the past several years, the event has taken place at the San Diego Botanic Garden in the Encinitas Ranch area of Encinitas.

About Rotary International

Rotary International is 1.2 million neighbors, friends, and community leaders who come together to create positive, lasting change in our communities and around the world.

Our differing occupations, cultures, and countries give us a unique perspective. Our shared passion for service helps us accomplish the remarkable.

Our impact starts with our members—people who work tirelessly with their clubs to solve some of our communities’ toughest challenges. Their efforts are supported by Rotary International, our member association, and The Rotary Foundation, which turns generous donations into grants that fund the work of our members and partners around the world. Rotary is led by our members—responsible leaders who help to carry forward our organization’s mission and values in their elected roles.  Find more information about Encinitas Rotary here.

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