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December 1933

21st Amendment Ratified, Prohibition Ended


December 5, 2017 marks 84 years since the United States ratified the 21st Amendment to the U.S. Constitution and paved the way for the modern three-tier beverage alcohol system.

The WSWA Educational Foundation is the charitable arm of Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America (WSWA). The foundation focuses on two principal program areas:

  1. Helping to support the college careers of our member firm employees’ children and
  2. Supporting research and studies that further industry knowledge.

Please donate to these important, beneficial causes! 

The WSWA Educational Foundation is an IRC 501(c)(3) organization. Your donation is tax-deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law.

College Scholarship Program

As the cost of college education continues to rise, it simultaneously becomes more essential for students entering the working world. The WSWA Educational Foundation – College Scholarship Program is one of the ways our industry can support its best asset: its employees.

In 2017, 53 college students from across the country were awarded scholarships from the WSWA Educational Foundation to help pay for their higher educationVisit to apply or learn more information about the program and view the 2017 winners here .

Please contact WSWA's Jo Moak (202-243-7519) with any questions.