(West Plains) – Ruby Tuesday and Cultivate Wines joined together on Thursday, April 18 to celebrate Autism Speaks of Missouri by presenting a $5,000 check they won in Cultivate’s fourth quarter Give contest at the Ruby Tuesday in West Plains, MO.
Cultivate Wines is a strategic purveyor of select wines for Ruby Tuesday, and gives away 10% of their sales to non-profits. They recently held a nationwide contest in partnership with Ruby Tuesday to give away $50,000 to community-based non-profits supporting education and basic human needs.
15 Ruby Tuesday managers from locations across the country each selected a local non-profit to participate in the contest. Autism Speaks was selected by West Plains Ruby Tuesday General Manager David Harris to participate in Cultivate’s fourth quarter online voting campaign and, with the backing of the whole Ruby Tuesday staff, their patrons, and Autism Speaks supporters, came in 3rd place to win the $5,000 grant.
Autism Speaks is the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization, dedicated to funding research into the causes, prevention, treatments, and a cure for autism; increasing the awareness of autism spectrum disorders; and advocating for the needs of individuals with autism and their families.