20 MARCH 2020
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AIS Veneto: 9 thousand euros for the Oltre il Labirinto foundation
The sum obtained from the sales of Alba Vitæ magnums will allow the creation of an educational workshop dedicated to children and adults with autism.
The 2019 edition of Alba Vitæ, the solidarity wine with which AIS Veneto raises funds for a regional social project, has come to an end. The 2010 magnums of Malanotte DOCG sold allowed the Sommeliers to donate 9 thousand euros to the Oltre il Labirinto foundation, which guarantees assistance and services to people with autism.
“Alba Vitæ 2019 has satisfied every rosiest expectation: this year we made 700 magnums available, 200 more than in previous years – explains Wladimiro Gobbo, AIS Veneto delegate for the province of Treviso – and we are proud to say that all bottles have been snapped up by Sommeliers and enthusiasts. Great sensitivity towards our project was also shown by some local companies, who have chosen our solidarity wine to pay homage to their employees during the Christmas period ”.
The amount raised thanks to Alba Vitæ 2019 will be used to contribute to the construction of a multifunctional laboratory for autism located within the spaces of the Alternative Environment cooperative in Vascon di Carbonera (TV). Since 2016, the space has hosted the activities of the Oltre il Labirinto foundation, which were created to give greater autonomy and opportunities for social inclusion to children, teens and adults with autism.
At the end of the 2019 edition, AIS Veneto has already defined wine and social reality as the protagonists of next year, both from Vicenza. Alba Vitæ 2020 will be a limited edition of the Dal Maso winery in Montebello Vicentino (VI), which will create a unique selection especially for the occasion with a base of red tai complemented by cabernet and merlot from the 2017 harvest. Vicenza For Children for the purchase of an ultrasound system for pediatric patients.