Holiday Central 2011
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Holiday Gifts That Give Back 2011

What to get the baseball fan who has everything? Philanthropic vino, of course. collaborates with players to label a vintage that gives back to their favorite organization. About 70 percent of pretax profits go to the charity; the celebrity gets nada. Jon Lester’s CabernAce, for example, a 2008 Cabernet Sauvignon from Healdsburg, California, benefits the Lester, a lymphoma survivor, is dedicated to striking out the disease, and each purchase helps. Single bottles are about $13.99 and less; a six

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Wine, Baseball, and Charity

What to get the baseball fan who has everything? Philanthropic vino, of course. Charity Winescollaborates with players to label a vintage that gives back to their favorite organizations. About 70 percent of pretax profits go to the charity; the celebrity gets nothing. Jon Lester’s CabernAce, for example, a 2008 Cabernet Sauvignon from Healdsburg, Calif., benefits the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. Lester, a lymphoma survivor, is dedicated to striking out the disease, and each purchase helps. Single bottles are about $13.99 and less; a six-bottle Red Sox set is $69.95.

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