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  1. Salud PHX 2012

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    CONTACT:  Christine Hamel, 602-266-0875 EX.17

    Enjoy an Evening of Chilean Wine, Live Entertainment and Therapy Dogs at Salud! 2012

    Nonprofit Gabriel’s Angels Hosts Second Wine Tasting Event on October 19 at the Arizona Biltmore

    Phoenix, AZ – July 23, 2012 – Gabriel’s Angels, the only organization in Arizona that delivers healing pet therapy to abused, neglected and at-risk children, is hosting their second annual “Salud! 2012 – Unleash the Love for Gabriel’s Angels” Wine Dinner event on Friday, October 19, from 6 to 10 p.m. at the Arizona Biltmore.

    Inspired by vineyard harvest celebrations in South America, Salud! 2012 features wines from South America, food from Todd Sicolo, executive chef at the Arizona Biltmore, live entertainment and Gabriel’s Angels Therapy Teams greeting attendees. Individuals at the event will have an opportunity to take part in a unique raffle by purchasing a red leash, with prizes ranging in value from $100 to $1,000. The evening’s sponsors include: Wells Fargo,  The Arizona Republic/, PetSmart, Bridgeway Health Solutions, Sleep America,  United Healthcare, Benefits by Design, BlueCross BlueShield of Arizona , Lewis and Roca, The Capital Grille, Molina Fine Jewelers, and Frontdoors News. Proceeds from Salud! help Gabriel’s Angels continue their work in the greater Phoenix community.

    “With the success of last year’s event, we wanted to continue Salud! – our Wine Dinner Event, so our donors and volunteers, and hopefully new community members, can share in this fun and unique evening, unlike any other in the Valley,” said Pam Gaber, Gabriel’s Angels CEO and founder. “Salud! is an evening of wine tasting, delicious food, wonderful company and a chance to learn more about the great work of our organization. We choose the name Salud! because it means “good health” or “be well” in Spanish and that’s the outcome we want for all of Gabriel’s Angels children is to have good health and be well.”

    The Unleash the Love campaign is designed to show Gabriel’s Angels’ commitment to offer continued Pet Therapy for children in our community through the love of a therapy dog. Individual tickets to Salud! 2012 are $250. To purchase tickets, visit or call 602-266-0875. Attire is Arizona cocktail attire

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    About Gabriel’s Angels

    About Gabriel’s Angels

    Gabriel’s Angels is a 501(3)C nonprofit organization whose mission is to deliver healing pet therapy to at-risk children, nurturing their emotional development and enhancing the quality of their lives forever. Registered Pet Therapy Teams, comprised of owners and their pets, visit facilities serving abused, neglected and at-risk children in Phoenix, Tucson and Prescott areas. The therapy visits provide children with unconditional love and teach core social behaviors. For more information about becoming a Therapy Team or volunteer, please call 602-266-0875 or visit

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