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Cheers! to Brenner Children's

Cheers celebration

Mark your calendar for the 15th Annual Cheers! to Brenner Children’s to be held on Friday, November 22, 2019 at The Millennium Center in downtown Winston-Salem. We are excited to have Catherine and Matthew Hornaday and Jean and Phil Waugh Chairing this year’s event. Funds raised at Cheers! will benefit the new Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Brenner Children’s.

Cheers! will again feature the Battle of the White Coats Cooking Competition, delicious food from area restaurants and caterers, wine, beer and spirits, and an exciting live auction with trips and dining experiences. We are thrilled to have Jordan Pilarski, of Food Network fame and Pastry Chef at the Ritz Carlton, Amelia Island joining us again at the event this year. 

Check back for the announcement of this year’s Battle of the White Coats contestants!

Cheers women celebrating

Click here for Recipes from the 2018 Battle of the White Coats as well as favorites from Chef John Fleer, Pastry Chef Jordan Pilarski and Dr. Joey Skelton!




Thank you to our 2019 Sponsors!

Grand Reserve Sponsor

Sommelier Sponsor
Marzano Capital Group

Special thanks to our Cheers! 2019 committee members!

Catherine and Matthew Hornaday
Jean and Phil Waugh

Mimi Bennett
Suzy Brown
Susan Conger
Hunter Douglas
Elizabeth Frost
Susan Gilmore
Anne Gooden
Stewart Holmes
Lauren Jackson
Angie Koonin
Megan and Tom Lawson
Elizabeth Marley
Rebecca McNeely
Jason Neves
Jesse Quick
Meghann Robinson
Penny Rothrock
Margaret Townsend
Shannon Wilson

For information on becoming a sponsor, attending or volunteering at the event please contact Angela Carleton at 336-716-3908 or






      • Cheers!
      • Angela Carleton



      • Additional Information

        Mailing Address:
        Brenner Children's Hospital
        Office of Philanthropy
        PO Box 571021
        Winston-Salem, NC 27157-1021