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'Shark Tank' star donates wine for local fundraiser
Rick Gleason, network director of Family Promise, holds four bottles of wine Monday that were donated by Kevin OLeary, who appears on the ABC reality show Shark Tank. Gleason had asked OLeary for a donation through email and was surprised when OLeary sent four bottles of wine from his OLeary Fine Wines winery. You never know until you try, Gleason said. The bottles will be included in gift baskets to be auctioned during Thursdays 10 Grand in Your Hand. event. To order a reprint of this photo, visit To order this photo, click here. (Times photo: Marissa Weiher)
MONROE - A fundraiser for Family Promise of Green County will feature a touch of celebrity thanks to a donation from a star of the television show "Shark Tank." Rick Gleason, network director for Family Promise, said a donation from businessman Kevin O'Leary, also known as "Mr. Wonderful" from the ABC reality show "Shark Tank," will be prizes for the organization's "10 Grand In Your Hand" event.