Equity, Diversity and Inclusion
Over the past year, we have seen an increased awareness of and compassion for marginalized groups, accompanied by a vigorous dialogue about their status in our society. While we intuitively know that discrimination is wrong, it is fair to say that in many instances we have been unaware of its prevalence. Countless perspectives and experiences shape our world, yet important voices have been ignored, or at times silenced. At Cave Spring Vineyard and our sister company, The Vine Agency, we are committed to hearing these voices and fostering change that will benefit marginalized communities by encouraging Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI).
We are working to ensure not only that every member of our team has a fair and equal opportunity for success, but that these goals are encouraged in our industry and community. To this end, we have established an internal committee that seeks to cooperate in meaningful ways with organizations that promote EDI for the BIPOC and LGBTQ+ communities, people with disabilities, and women.
To date, we have brought this commitment to life by making financial and in-kind contributions to the following organizations working both in the wine industry and the community at large: