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The TumTum Tree Foundation is excited to announce the addition of a new Executive Director, Elizabeth (Libby) Sibley. In her new role, Libby is focused on growing our annual wine auction into the area’s premier charity event, while exploring new opportunities for patrons and corporate partners.

Last year, the TumTum Tree Foundation auctioned off several “wine experiences,” which included accommodations and meals in Napa Valley, Sonoma County, Santa Barbara County and Oregon. The Curtin family was the lucky winner of one of the trips through wine country. Read more about their experience in the recap below!

Oh, happy day! The 27th Annual Charity Wine Auction Weekend raised a total of $375,000 for charities and organizations across the state dedicated to improving the lives of children! Since its inception, the TumTum Tree Foundation has donated nearly $11 million to children’s charities and these results are a true team effort among the many volunteers, supporters, sponsors, local donors and restaurants and acclaimed wineries that continue to come together in support of the children of Alabama.

TumTum Tree Foundation Board Members and supporters teamed up with Magic Moments to sponsor Roger Day’s performance for the children at Children’s of Alabama! This year, we had quite a crowd with more than 50 patients watching on Closed Circuit TV from the Behavioral Health...

This year’s Wine Tasting & Silent Auction at Regions Field featured more than 250 different wines. The following wineries poured their wines at the wine tasting and hosted the winemaker dinners at local restaurants following the event: Arkenstone, Arrow&Branch, Donelan, DuMOL, Frias Family Vineyard, LIOCO,...

It’s here, folks!  The weekend we’ve all been waiting for! Our 27th annual wine auction weekend kicks off this Thursday evening with a wine tasting and silent auction at Regions Field, followed by private winemaker dinners at some of Birmingham’s top restaurants. A Paulee-style dinner...