Winery support for the food bank

Sumac Ridge Estate Winery presented a donation of $3,000 to the Summerland Food Bank and Resource Centre.

Sumac Ridge Estate Winery presented a donation of $3

Sumac Ridge Estate Winery presented a donation of $3,000 to the Summerland Food Bank and Resource Centre.

The donation came from tasting room fees at the winery.

From left are Marian Christian, manager at Sumac Ridge; Colin Powell of the food bank and Shea Shillitto, supervisor at the winery.

Great Estates, which includes Sumac Ridge, has contributed to numerous organizations in the region, including more than 17,000 kilograms of fruit and vegetables to community food banks, $98,000 by the Summac Ridge Riders Team to Ride to Conquer Cancer, $90,000 through the Hospitality Foundation Dinner to help those in need in the service industry, $3,000 to the Summerland Food Bank and Resource Centre and $2,300 to the local B.C. SPCA branch.

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