Corporate sponsorship, community involvement
and educational excellence are all important charitable concerns at Southern
Wine & Spirits of Mississippi, according to Keith Treadwell, Vice
President, General Manager of Southern Wine & Spirits of Mississippi and
Alabama, each of which is a division of Southern Wine & Spirits of America,
Inc., the country’s leading wine and spirits distributor with a tradition of
service since 1968.
Treadwell and company team members are actively and personally involved in a
wide range of local and charitable activities across the Magnolia State, Mr.
Treadwell is also very proud of the Company’s overall support of the following
activities noted below.
I. Southern Wine and Spirits of Mississippi
and Take A Bite Out Of Crime
the state capitol, Southern Wine & Spirits of Mississippi contributes to the
local Take A Bite Out Of Crime program. According to
Mr. Treadwell, the charitable program benefits the city’s police force through
a variety of activities, including scholarship support for the children of
fallen officers, the purchase of bullet-proof vests worn by police department
patrolmen and women, and supplemental emergency medical support.
donates both money and wine and spirits products from the
Company’s portfolio in support of the group’s various fundraising
activities during the year.
II. Southern Wine & Spirits of Mississippi
and Taste of the Nation
Jackson, Mississippi outdoor Taste of the Nation fundraiser benefits local soup
kitchens for the homeless, according to Keith Treadwell, Vice President, General Manager of Southern Wine & Spirits of
Mississippi. Attracting restaurateurs from across the state, the event features
stands where guests may sample local cooking, signature dishes and sample wines
and spirits. Mr. Treadwell noted that in addition to monetary support given to
this charity, “Company team members staff the tables and booths where different
wines and spirits represented by the Company are served.” Mr. Treadwell
said, “I am very proud of the fact that our entire team turns out and donates
their time and efforts to support this event.”