Foundation 191 will host its "Grapes & Grains for Grants" fund-raising event on Thursday, Jan. 29 at the Ames Center in Burnsville to benefit learners in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191. .
The event will take place from 6:30 to 9 p.m. and will feature wine and craft beer tasting sponsored by Red Lion Liquor of Burnsville, appetizers by the Mediterranean Cruise Café, and a silent auction.
Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the door. They can be purchased online at www.foundation191.org or www.communityed191.org, as well as in person from any Foundation 191 board member and at Red Lion Liquor, 12400 Nicollet Ave.
Proceeds benefit Foundation 191, which provides grants to enhance, enrich and expand educational opportunities in Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191. Over the past five years, the foundation has awarded nearly 50 grants totaling over $47,000 for learning activities in the schools.
Foundation 191 is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) corporation qualified to accept tax-deductible donations.