Grand Prairie, Texas, October 19, 2020 – Republic National Distributing Company (RNDC), a world-class distributor of fine wines and spirits in North America, in partnership with Young’s Market Company, announces a match of Constellation Brands’ $100,000 donation to three charities focusing on wildfire relief funds. American Red Cross, Napa Valley Community Foundation and Sonoma County Resilience Fund are providing much needed aid to local residents impacted by the California wildfires.
“We hope our combined donation will help California residents affected by the wildfires,” said Tom Cole, President and CEO of RNDC and Young’s Market Company. “So many California residents are facing devastating losses, including many who work for local wineries. These organizations are great resources for those seeking help.”
“We are proud and humbled that our partners at RNDC have joined us to strengthen our contribution to those impacted by the recent California wildfires,” said Robert Hanson, EVP and President, Constellation Brands. “We are steadfast in our commitment to be a force for positive impact on our communities and are grateful to Tom and RNDC for partnering with us to support the critical recovery and rebuilding efforts underway.”
Contributions to American Red Cross, Napa Valley Community Foundation and Sonoma County Resilience Fund help provide food, shelter and emergency financial assistance to local residents directly impacted by the fires.
About Republic National Distributing Company
RNDC, a world-class distributor of fine wines and spirits in North America, has operations in Alabama, Arizona, Colorado, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia. Young’s Market Company, a partner of RNDC, distributes wines, spirits, and select beverages in the western United States including Alaska, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming. Visit www.rndc-usa.com, www.youngsmarket.com, or contact Reace Smith, Vice President, Corporate Communications at [email protected].