Posts Tagged ‘philanthropy’

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge with Darth Vader

by on August 21, 2014 in Featured, News

John Jordan accepted an ALS Ice Bucket Challenge yesterday from our friend Ryan Flinn. If you read our April Fool’s Day announcement, you know John Jordan is HUGE Star Wars fan. Darth Vader helped show him the dark side in this #icebucketchallenge video. To make a donation to ALSA, visit their website.

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Wish of a Lifetime at Jordan

by on June 5, 2014 in From the Heart

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A few weeks ago, we received an email from Wish of a Lifetime, a non-profit organization that grants lifelong wishes to seniors who have overcome tremendous challenges in their own lives. A gentleman named James Woods wished for a private tasting at Jordan, and we had a chance to help make his dream come true. Mr. [...]

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United Way names John Jordan Philanthropist of the Year

by on March 15, 2014 in Featured, From the Heart, News

United Way Philanthropist of the Year Award, John Jordan, Jordan Winery

United Way of wine country honored John Jordan as the 2014 Philanthropist of the Year at its annual Tocqueville Society luncheon, hosted at Farmhouse Inn & Restaurant on March 7. John Jordan, CEO of John Jordan Vineyard & Winery, was recognized for his extraordinary generosity and the impact of his work for our community. “In honoring [...]

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2012 holiday toy drive competition: two wine regions square off

by on November 26, 2012 in Featured, From the Heart, News

Jordan Winery grape gondola toy drive

 Sonoma County wine regions compete in toy and coat drive this holiday season Jordan and J wineries host competition between Alexander Valley and Russian River Valley wine regions to fill grape gondolas with donations John Jordan, CEO of Jordan Vineyard & Winery, and Judy Jordan, Founder and President of J Vineyards & Winery, are inviting Alexander [...]

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Giving Back at Jordan charity event: photo gallery

by on June 8, 2012 in Events, Featured

Causes Event 2012 Muttville Senior Dog Rescue Jordan Winery

JORDAN VINEYARD & WINERY RAISES NEARLY $20,000 FOR CHARITIES THROUGH CAUSES.COM PARTNERSHIP Fundraising event supporting three Bay Area charities serves as winery’s 40th anniversary celebration finale Nearly 200 Bay Area residents turned out for our Giving Back at Jordan event on June 2 to celebrate three local charities: Muttville Senior Dog Rescue, Meals on Wheels [...]

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Join us for a philanthropic event with Causes benefiting three charities

by on March 1, 2012 in Events, News

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To commemorate 40 years of winemaking legacy in 2012, John Jordan is hosting Giving Back at Jordan, an unprecedented event with Causes on Saturday, June 2, from 3 to 6:30 p.m. We hope you’ll join us for this special benefit supporting three Bay Area charities: Muttville Senior Dog Rescue, Meals on Wheels of San Francisco and Spark Program. These charities [...]

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Grape gondola carries 1,000 pounds of toys to kids in need

by on December 14, 2011 in From the Heart, News

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John Jordan added a festive twist to our annual Toys for Tots donations drive this year by transforming a retired grape gondola into a Christmas sleigh. Director of Operations Tim Spence has kept a few old gondolas in a shed for many years; these five-ton trailers were used to transport grapes from our vineyards to [...]

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Funny comedian video interviews: A Child’s Right fundraiser highlights

by on December 14, 2010 in Events

ben morrison at jordan winery

We witnessed many firsts here at Jordan last Friday night: first tasting reception in our stainless-steel tank room, first seated dinner staged between our towering oak casks and even our first comedian performance. And each of these fun, new experiences helped support a great cause named A Child’s Right. Benefiting clean drinking water for children in Nepal, the Mutineer Blue [...]

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Jordan to host Mutineer A Child’s Right benefit dinner on December 10

by on November 8, 2010 in Events, News

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Mutineers, Jordan Winery Stand Up for Water Relief: Introducing the Blue Carpet Fundraiser Dinner for Water Relief November 3, 2010 (San Francisco, CA) — What do you get when you bring together a star-studded cast of Hollywood comedians, vintage spirits, wines and cigars, spectacular auction lots and a lavish three-course meal at Healdsburg’s Jordan Vineyard [...]

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Helping The Salvation Army in a culinary pinch

by on February 11, 2010 in From the Kitchen

During dinner service last night, John Jordan received a call from one of his colleagues at the local Salvation Army. Watch a quick video to find out what happened and why I decided to work in the Jordan kitchen on my day off.

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