Nov. 20, 2012
/PRNewswire/ -- Grand Marnier®, the iconic flagship brand of the House of Marnier-Lapostolle, is proud to announce that it will be partnering with three distinguished charities this holiday season through its
Grand Giving Tree
digital campaign. For the second consecutive year, fans of Grand Marnier are encouraged to join in the spirit of giving during the Holidays by visiting the brand's
page and accessing the
Grand Giving Tree
application. Users of the Facebook application can help trim the tree by selecting an ornament that represents their charitable organization of choice, then placing the ornament on the virtual Grand Giving Tree.
, the organization with the most ornaments will receive the Grand Gift of
and the remaining 2 organizations will be awarded
each. To continue to spread joy & goodwill during the Holiday Season, each person who uses the Grand Giving Tree application will also be entered to win
, courtesy of Grand Marnier.
This year's charities, selected by Grand Marnier to participate in the Grand Giving Tree program, include:
Surfrider Foundation: The Surfrider Foundation in a non-profit grassroots organization dedicated to the protection and enjoyment of our world's oceans, waves and beaches through a powerful activist network.
Best Friends Animal Society: Best Friends Animal Society is a national animal welfare organization building no-kill programs and partnerships that will bring about a day when there are No More Homeless Pets®. The society's leading initiatives in animal care and community programs are coordinated from its
headquarters, the country's largest no-kill sanctuary. This work is made possible by the personal and financial support of a grassroots network of supporters and community partners across the nation.
Network is the global coordinator of
, the only event observed simultaneously by people of all backgrounds, faiths and nationalities. Year-round,
Network's Canopy Project plants millions of trees in areas of the world most in need of reforestation.
Grand Marnier fans can uncork their holiday celebrations now through
December 31, 2012
by visiting the Grand Giving Tree on Facebook at
where they can choose and hang their ornaments. Happy holidays!
ABOUT MARNIER-LAPOSTOLLE NORTH AMERICA:
The House of Marnier-Lapostolle North America is a family owned and operated luxury spirit and wine producer and operates as the direct importer in
the United States
. The portfolio includes: Grand Marnier Liqueurs, GM Titanium, KAPPA Pisco, Lapostolle and Chateau de Sancerre wines.
Alexandra Marnier Lapostolle
, the great granddaughter of the creator and founder of Grand Marnier, has served as President of Marnier-Lapostolle since 2007.
ABOUT GRAND MARNIER®
, Grand Marnier® is the flagship liqueur of the House of Grand Marnier® established in 1827: the world's most premium orange liqueur. A blend of exotic bitter oranges and the finest Cognac, Grand Marnier® relies on a secret recipe passed down through six generations of the Marnier Lapostolle family. Grand Marnier® is the base ingredient of many inspired cocktail creations, and is also enjoyed on-the-rocks and neat. Exclusively imported by Moet Hennessy
, Grand Marnier® retails at
per 750-ml bottle, and is also available in two higher marques: the Grand Marnier® Cuvee du Centenaire
and the Grand Marnier® Cuvee du Cent Cinquantenaire
. Visit us on facebook.com/Grand Marnier or
for more information.
SOURCE House of Marnier-Lapostolle