Corks & Cuisine

MSU Billings Foundation & Alumni celebrates 2022 Wine & Food Festival

MSU BILLINGS FOUNDATION & ALUMNI NEWS—This past May, Montana State University Billings Foundation & Alumni celebrated three decades of the Wine & Food Festival. Since the festival began, the event has raised over $6.8 million. Marking the 30th anniversary, the festival did not disappoint. The 2022 Wine & Food Festival has raised over $300,000 during the Read more…

MEET THE 2022 WINE & FOOD FESTIVAL CO-CHAIRS

The MSU Billings Foundation is pleased to introduce its 2022 Wine & Food Festival co-chairs, Cynthia Arneson and Cheryl Terry. Cynthia Arneson Cynthia began her involvement with the Wine & Food Festival in 2018 when she and Peterson Fussaint became co-chairs of the Wine Pourers Committee. The duo not only recruited and trained all of Read more…

29th annual Wine & Food Festival nets $300K

Surprise $100K scholarship match is a highlight of the evening Billings, Mont. (Oct. 7, 2021) – The MSU Billings Foundation celebrated the 2021 Wine & Food Festival Saturday, Sept. 25, marking its 29th year of world-class cuisine, fine wine, live and silent auctions, and more – and raising nearly $300,000 (net) in support of student Read more…

We salute our volunteers

By Norma Cleveland Boyd and Cynthia Arneson 2021 Wine & Food Festival Co-Chairs Dictionary.com defines a volunteer as “a person who voluntarily offers himself or herself for a service or undertaking.” At the surface, this definition sounds simple, yet when unpacked, it reveals a tremendous punch! To give of one’s time and talent for the betterment Read more…

A breath-taking experience, thanks to donors like you

Jeanne Moller, Senior Development Officer The last year has prompted reflection on the road taken and what lies around the next bend. Each memory is buoyed by a profound gratitude for the people who have helped chart this course. As we take a stroll down memory lane, checking out the sights and sounds of the Read more…

MSU Billings Foundation launches ticket sales for 2021 Wine & Food Festival

Foundation’s signature fundraiser focuses on student scholarships Monday, Aug. 16, marks the opening day of ticket sales for the MSU Billings Foundation’s 2021 Wine & Food Festival. Beginning at 8 a.m., tickets for the Saturday night gala event are available for purchase. This year’s Wine & Food Festival is Saturday, Sept. 25, at MetraPark Montana Read more…