Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Coastal Empire to Host Ninth Annual Wine, Women & Shoes Events

Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Coastal Empire to Host Ninth Annual Wine, Women & Shoes Events


April 18, 2023

Media Contact:  Jennifer Abshire
Abshire Public Relations

May 10 – Fashion Show and Luncheon

May 11 – Wine, Women and Shoes Signature Event

SAVANNAH, GA  – Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Coastal Empire will once again host one of Savannah’s most popular fundraisers, the ninth annual Wine, Women and Shoes events, to be held on Wednesday, May 10, and Thursday, May 11, at the Kehoe Iron Works at the Trustees Garden (660 E. Broughton Street). All the proceeds from this event will directly benefit the RMHC to provide a home away from home for families that have a critically ill or injured child being treated at our local children’s hospital or medical facility.

Events include a fashion show luncheon sponsored by Dillards with food prepared by Chef Kirk Blaine on Wednesday, May 10, 2023. Networking begins at 10:30 am, with lunch to follow at noon.

The signature Wine Women and Shoes event will be held on Thursday evening, May 11, 2023. VIP pre-event party starts at 6:00 pm, with general admittance from 7:00 – 10:00 pm. The event will showcase over 50 different wines to taste, food from over 10 local restaurants and marketplace shopping throughout the venue. Other attractions include a live auction, and a chance to win over $10,000 in gift cards and merchandise in the Key to the Closet and Key to the Cellar raffle.

The wildly popular “Best in Shoe” and”King of Sole” event contests return to the event. Local community leaders have teamed up as our RMH Shoe Guys to help raise money as individual fundraisers. The winner will be crowned “King of Sole” at the Thursday evening event.

The Dewitt Tilton Group is Presenting Sponsor for the event and Title Sponsors include David Pence Allstate and Woofgang Bakery & Grooming. Supreme Sling Back sponsors include, Advanced A/V, International Diamond Center, McDonald’s, Summit Funding, Brasseler USA, Media Sponsors include Savannah Magazine and WTOC.

Other sponsors include Pediatrix, Expercare, Martin Brower, LS3P, Memorial Health Hospital, Georgia Power, Chatham Orthopedics, International Paper, Coca cola bottling, Celebritees, Thomas & Hutton, Belfor, The Jack Kolbush Foundation, SOMSA, Port City Logistics, New York Life Savannah, Meyer & Sayers LLP, Tanger Outlets Savannah, Thompson and Thompson Service Group, College Hunks and Hancock Askew, Savannah Smiles and Counter Fitters.

Wine sponsors include Republic National Distributing Company, Southern Crown Partners, Prime Wine and Spirits, Empire Distributors, Inc and Eagle Rock.

For tickets visit or for additional information contact RMHC at 912-350-7641.