Sat. Feb. 2: Bonne Sante’ A Wine and Food Showcase benefiting the National Kidney Foundation

9th Annual Bonne Santé A Wine and Food Showcase presented by the National Kidney Foundation and hosted at The Westin Galleria, Dallas

 Bring your friends and join in the9th Annual Bonne Santé, a Wine and Food Showcase presented by the National Kidney Foundation and hosted at The Westin Galleria, Dallas happening on Saturday, February 2, 2019.
Bonne Santé is the premier culinary and wine event featuring celebrity chefs from around the country raising funds to fight kidney disease and features Food and Wine Showcase, unique tastings with wine pairings, silent and live auction and live entertainment.
Bonne Santé was launched in the summer of 2010 by the National Kidney Foundation Serving Texas and William Koval, Executive Chef, Lakewood Country Club.  Each year this event has continued to grow with the support of our chefs and the community.   Chef Koval leaned on the National Kidney Foundation during a trying time when his son was born with only one kidney.  Today, with his healthy son, Nathan, by his side in the kitchen, Chef Koval is an avid support of the National Kidney Foundation.  The National Kidney Foundation is honored to be associated with Chef Koval in launching Bonne Sante’ and thanks him for his untiring efforts in making it a reality.

Two awards will be highlighted at the event: The 2019 Burl Osborne Awareness Corporate Award which recognizes individuals and organizations which have helped advance awareness and understanding of kidneys, kidney disease, and organ donation will be given to Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas.

Also, the 2019 Gift of Life Award which honors those involved in the ultimate “gift of life,” a lifesaving transplant will be given to Maribel Gutierrez (mother/donor) and Jessica Gutierrez (daughter/recipient).
Sponsorships and underwriting available starting at $3,500. Ticket packages range from $500- $1,000, including tickets to both the VIP Sponsor Dinner and Bonne Sante’. General Admission Tickets are $200. All underwriting opportunities and tickets are available through and can be purchased online at:  2019 Bonne Santé page or by calling the National Kidney Foundation office at 214-351-2393 x653.

          Contact for sponsorships and underwriting at The National Kidney Foundation is Tiffany Archibald, Director of Development, she can be reached at 214-649-2081 or

Go here to see photos and details from last year’s event.

(Sharon Adams, Adams Communications Public Relations, is honored to represent the National Kidney Foundation.)


Principal of Philanthropy Lifestyles (formerly, the award-winning eBuzzNewsletter and Adams Communications Public Relations, a boutique PR firm specializing in media and community relations for small businesses and nonprofit organizations. Sharon is also a freelance writer whose articles have appeared in Dallas Business Journal, Katy Trail Weekly, People Newspapers (Park Cities People and Preston Hollow People/North Dallas People), Preston Hollow Life magazine, The Park Cities News, White Rock Lake Weekly, numerous blogs and websites and more.