Donations

Bishop’s Orchards Farm Market & Winery Donation Request Guidelines

To be considered for a donation request, please adhere to the following submission criteria:
• Requestors must be charitable organizations (501C3 organizations) or Educational and / or a Community Event
• Within a 20-mile radius of Bishop’s Orchards Farm Market & Winery and / or have a substantial impact upon communities within.
• Multiple requests per year are discouraged and seldom supported

  • All donation requests must be submitted electronically (farminfo@bishopsorchards.com) or in person at least two (2) weeks prior to the fundraising event. No telephone requests will be accepted. Requests must include an attached letter on official letterhead with the following information included:
  • Organization Name and full address (no P.O. Boxes)
    • Event date, time, and location
    • Event description including the organization(s) that benefit
    • Contact name, phone number, and email
    • Item Requested (Gift Card, Apples, Basket) / How the item will be used (raffle or auction)
  • If you are looking for a program ad: Provide the Ad Size, Dollar amount
  • Is it age appropriate to highlight our winery products
    • Publication deadline/item needed by date
  • The methods and shelf life of the recognition our business will receive in conjunction with the donation. (Program, Website with link (duration),
    • Any additional information on event/organization that you feel necessary

Requests such as these listed below are not within our funding guidelines:

  • Political or election related requests
  • Individuals: However, we do give to agencies that help individuals
  • Business fundraising or associate recognition programs
  • Personal assistance for individuals/families including pageants or trips
  • Building or capital campaigns
  • Requests for support outside the division service area

We also support non-profit groups and events with wholesale pricing and / or discounts on products. While our store does its best to accommodate each group’s request, please understand that we receive many requests and may not be able to fulfill all of them.