What We Do

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The Foundation was hard at work in 2023, managing grant funding, producing valuable resources, awarding scholarships and the Bill Powers Sabbatical, and more. Read all about it!

2023 Annual Report

Our vision is a thriving Washington wine industry.

We are a network of people who have helped grow the Washington wine industry from the beginning. Using that network and experience, we identify challenges facing the industry, bring together partners, and facilitate funding to craft sustainable solutions.


Addressing Education Needs

With specific scholarships honoring the trailblazers of years past, our donors build a legacy. Beneficiaries will use those funds to build a future for the industry.

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Education News


Washington Wine Collaboration Series

We believe the collaborative relationship between growers and winemakers has become a trademark of our industry. To showcase this relationship, once a year we connect a local grower with a local vintner to develop a one-of-a-kind barrel of Washington State Collaboration Series wine.

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Collaboration Series Grower and Vintner drinking Series #2 wine

Funding Solutions for Sustainability Resources

Since 2002, the Foundation has been awarded over $3 million in Federal and state grants to help develop useful tools that guide various aspects of Washington winemaking and wine grape growing.

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Grantwork News


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Strengthening and Building Partnerships

The Washington Wine Industry Foundation is unique as one of the industry’s few 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations. This enables us to build, steward, and distribute funding for the industry in a way that others cannot, thanks to Federal and state grants, sponsorships, and donations.

Upcoming Events

Fundraising News

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