One Mind Music Festival for Brain Health

The 27th Music Festival for Brain Health, 
held in September at Staglin Family Vineyard in Rutherford, garnered over $7.5 million 
to benefit One Mind, the nation’s leading 
private-public mental health organization dedicated to taking on the nation’s brain health crisis. This year’s festival featured a live performance by OneRepublic as well as a streamed concert of Joey Calderazzo with Branford Marsalis. (1-2)

BottleRock Napa Valley

The eighth annual BottleRock festival (twice delayed by the pandemic) took place at the Napa Valley Expo over Labor Day weekend, with more than 120,000 music lovers attending the three-day event. In addition to headliners such as the Foo Fighters, the Village People, and many others, BottleRock featured world-class wines, brews, and culinary offerings. (3-5)

One Hope Harvest Party

In September, One Hope Winery held its annual harvest party, a gala celebration to raise money to fund new clean-water projects in the developing world. The party raised $317,280 for water projects—the winery’s largest single-day fundraiser—bringing the winery’s total donations to date to almost $8 million. (6-7)

V Foundation Wine Celebration

The V Foundation for Cancer Research announced that the 2021 V Foundation Wine Celebration raised more than $12 million during an event-filled three-day weekend in August. The celebration included a gala dinner, live auction, and performances. (8-11)

Sonoma County Wine Auction

The Sonoma County Vintners Foundation’s 2021 Sonoma County Wine Auction ended up bringing in $1.7 million for the Sonoma County community. Since the auction’s inception, $39 million has been raised, making a positive local impact on literacy, education, health and human 
services, the environment, and arts and culture. (12-14)