HR157: Commending the Wine Kitchen.

HOUSE RESOLUTION NO. 157

Offered March 2, 2020
Commending the Wine Kitchen.
Patrons-- Gooditis and Carr

WHEREAS, the Wine Kitchen, a wine bar and restaurant in Leesburg, held its inaugural Dinner on the Rooftop event on May 20, 2019, entertaining hundreds of guests and raising thousands of dollars for charity; and

WHEREAS, the Wine Kitchen’s Dinner on the Rooftop event was held on the top floor of Leeburg’s primary parking garage, where more than 260 attendees enjoyed an unforgettable culinary experience while gaining awareness of and aiding an admirable cause; and

WHEREAS, the Wine Kitchen’s Dinner on the Rooftop event, the first of its kind in Leesburg, raised more than $16,000 for the local nonprofit Mobile Hope, an organization that assists the county’s homeless population and its precariously housed youth; and

WHEREAS, the Dinner on the Rooftop event was generously supported with appetizers and drinks from Tuscarora Mill, King Street Oyster Bar, Cocina on Market, Walsh Family Wines, and Catoctin Creek Distillery; and

WHEREAS, the Wine Kitchen looks to make its Dinner on the Rooftop event an annual occurrence, establishing a tradition that will be both a boon to the area’s charities and an eagerly anticipated social occasion for years to come; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED by the House of Delegates, That the Wine Kitchen hereby be commended for the success of its 2019 Dinner on the Rooftop event; and, be it

RESOLVED FURTHER, That the Clerk of the House of Delegates prepare a copy of this resolution for presentation to the Wine Kitchen as an expression of the House of Delegates’ heartfelt admiration for its contributions to Loudoun County and the Commonwealth.