First Annual Marin Wine Auction September 13th, 2008

Tickets Now on Sale at

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Tickets are now available for the first annual Marin Wine Auction, which will be held on Saturday, September 13, 2008 at the Marin Art and Garden Center in Ross, Marin County. The inaugural event will be hosted by the Keiretsu Forum Charitable Foundation San Francisco/North Bay.

marin.jpgThe Marin Wine Auction will feature more than twenty Marin and North Bay wineries and tasting stations throughout the 11 acres of beautiful gardens that comprise the Marin Art and Garden Center. Live music, theatrical performances and silent auctions will be followed by the main event: the Marin Wine Auction.

100% of the net proceeds from the Marin Wine Auction will pass through to selected 501 (c)3 organizations.

Ticket purchases, donation and sponsor packages, and event information are all available online at

The inaugural Marin Wine Auction will combine the best of Marin County Wine, Food, Art, & Entertainment.

About Marin Wine Auction
The Marin Wine Auction’s primary focus is its annual wine-related event held each September in Marin County. All activities that comprise the Marin Wine Auction are intended to create a stimulating and exciting environment of “natural giving” by those who love and appreciate wine. 100% of the net proceeds of the Marin Wine Auction are passed through to selected 501 (c)3 organizations. (

About Keiretsu Forum Charitable Foundation (SF/NB)
Keiretsu Forum Charitable Foundation (SF/NB) is the philanthropic arm of Keiretsu Forum’s San Francisco and North Bay chapters. Keiretsu Forum was founded in 2000 in the East Bay. With 17 chapters and over 750 accredited investor members on three continents Keiretsu Forum is the world’s largest angel investment network. Keiretsu Forum members provide early-stage capital in the range of $250k-$2 million to high quality, diverse investment opportunities and collaborate in the due diligence, but make their own individual investment decisions. (