Black and White with a Splash of Red


Please join us for this unique wine tasting event and help support our mission and services in our local community.

Walt and Lois Churchill and Dick and Fran Anderson are the honorary chairpersons for this unique event featuring wines with “Old World Flavors” from France, Spain and Italy. Wine Trends will lead the evening with a special presentation by Enrico Pozzesi, owner of Fattoria Di Rodano vineyard in Italy. Jim Hodulik, owner of Stella’s restaurant will be discussing the food pairings. Guests will enjoy a cocktail hour with appetizers followed by a five course meal and dessert. Each course will be paired with a specific wine that will be presented to explain the unique qualities matched for that specific course.

Tickets are just $100 and can be purchased by contacting Chris Diefenthaler, Major Gift Officer, at 419.329.2375 or Or buy your tickets for the Black and White with a Splash of Red tickets online.

In Northwest Ohio, our volunteers respond to a devastating house fire every day. We provide emergency shelter, food and clothing to families that have just lost everything they own. The American Red Cross also helps military members and their families prepare for, cope with, and respond to the challenges of military service. By supporting the event, you are helping your friends and neighbors in a time of greatest need following an emergency. All proceeds from the event will stay in Northwest Ohio to continue to provide our local services and programs.