Elevate Graduation 2021

Our Tutor Fellows are the reason that Elevate is in existence and is able to impact so many K-12 students. We are so excited to celebrate the Tutor Fellows who have completed their time in our program this year, and all their hard work getting here. Please join us in a Zoom honoring our incredible Tutor Fellow Graduates of 2021!

Saturday, May 1st, 2021
Zoom Link Provided Upon Registration

Virtual Wine Tasting 2021

Please join us for a virtual wine night! The event will be hosted by Romina Mendoza, a Wine Expert and Trade Liaison for the Reyes Group. The Reyes Group was founded by Martin Reyes, who is the first “Master of Wine” of Mexican Descent.

The suggested minimum donation is $100 per household to attend the event (receive the zoom link). In addition to the ticket price, wines will be selected from K&L Wine Merchants and will feature a white, a red, and a rosé. Each bottle will be around $25 (before shipping). Hors d’oeuvres pairing recommendations will be made prior to the event as well.

Feel free to check out the wines by clicking on the links below!
2018 Brewer-Clifton Sta. Rita Hills Chardonnay
2019 Rocca di Montegrossi Rosato
Xavier Vignon “Arcane Le Fou” Vin de France

When you register, you may specify people you’d like to socialize with during the event, and we will place you in a breakout room with those people. You may also choose to “meet new people” if preferred, and leave it up to the host.

Friday, May 14th, 2021
Zoom Link Provided Upon Registration

Hosted By:

Romina Mendoza
Wine Expert and Reyes Group Trade Liaison

Romina holds her Certified Sommelier, WSET 3, FWS and a couple of courses on wine business. Her background in food and wine business goes back to her Bachelors degree in Culinary Arts. Moving from Mexico City to Tijuana she found a true passion in wine. With experience in sales, distribution and mainly education and event planning, she is active in the Mexican wine industry on both sides of the border (USA and Mexico).

Romina serves as an active liaison between Reyes Wine Group’s US/European networks and the Mexican wine industry. In particular her background and expertise in the Baja food & wine trade provide tremendous value to the growing connection between Reyes Wine Group and the dynamic wine growing regions in Mexico.
For more information regarding The Reyes Group, visit their website.