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Wine and Wishes


Thursday, November 12th

Wine and Wishes: A Virtual Wine Tasting Fundraiser





We might not be able to celebrate under the same roof, but that doesn't mean we still can't have a night of fun together – from the comfort of our own homes! After COVID forced us to cancel our signature fundraiser in April, Wine and Wishes will bring together old and new friends alike, to raise much-needed funding in support of the children at the Community Child Guidance Clinic. Donations and sponsorships collected from Wine and Wishes will be used to support the renovation, improvement, and expansion of our outdoor spaces, so that more children can access services and the benefits of therapeutic time outdoors.


Join us on November 12th at 7:00pm and experience the magic that happens when a community comes together for an important cause. Hear some of CCGC's stories of hope and learn about how to support CCGC’s important goals that will continue to provide impactful and innovative mental health services to the children we serve. Throughout the evening, guests will enjoy a live virtual wine tasting, with a specially curated assortment by Jacob Studenroth from The Wise Old Dog, and revel in the delicious treats from local chefs at the DORO Restaurant Group (shout outs to both who are making sure that all of your purchases directly benefit CCGC!). Participants will also be able to enjoy the musical stylings of local musicians while bidding in our online auctions, and have chances to win prizes and giveaways during the mental health trivia games. Don’t miss this entertaining evening and the chance to support this important cause in our community.


Purchase Tickets and Food: Click the button below to purchase a ticket to the livestream event and also add some delicious treats from the DORO Restaurant Group.* Food orders must be made by November 5th and are to be picked up the day of the event from either their Manchester or West Hartford locations. Pease select a location at check out.

* Please note that this ticket purchase does not automatically include any wine! Wine purchases must be made separately in the next step.

Purchase Wine: Click the button below to head over to The Wise Old Dog website to purchase a wine. Delivery and pick up options are available for wine packages for anyone living in Connecticut.* However, if you’re outside of this area, you can still join us with your beverage of choice!

* Please note that wine orders must be placed by November 9th.

Sponsorship Opportunities: If you’re interested in learning more about becoming a sponsor, please click the button below and contact: Kevin McMahon, Director of Marketing, Communications and Development at If you would like to donate an auction Item, please email Molly Getchell, Development and Marketing Coordinator at


After making your purchases, watch your email for updates. Before the event, we will send you instructions and a link to register for our auction. On November 12th, you will receive the special link to join in on the livestream and winetasting.



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