Magnums Make a Difference

Oct 23

7:00 PM

1919 Briar Oaks Ln

Literacy Now is thrilled to bring you Magnums Make A Difference, our 13th annual unique wine event that will bring wine lovers together to help us empower kids to read. The event will take place on Saturday, October 23, 2021, at The St. Regis Houston. The event features a multi-course gourmet meal paired with your favorite large format bottles to foster an atmosphere of sharing. Enjoy a fun night of fine dining and the opportunity to bid on great silent and live auction items to raise funds that will be used to serve some of Houston’s most vulnerable children.

HONOREES: Anna & Fred Charlton and Family

GALA CHAIRS: Rebecca & Dudley Ray


Sarah & James Baker, Holly & Jose Bayardo, Kimberly & Scott Bayley, Victoria Beard, Shelly & Richard Butler, Nisha Desai & Alan Clark, Shelly & Chris Dezevallos, Britain & Jeremy Garner, Peppia Gates, Susie & Ira Green, Melissa & Albert Grobmyer, Belinda & Corky Hillhouse, Karla & Paul LeBlanc, Jennifer & Jim Meneely, Claire & David de Roode, Megan & Andrew Schroeder, Niti & Sanjiv Shah, Cristina & Creighton Smith, AnnaLee & Andy Waite

To purchase a table and/or tickets, please click HERE.

For Underwriting opportunities, please click HERE.



Anna & Fred Charlton

AnnaLee & Andy Waite


Castex Energy


BoyarMiller/Toni & Gary Miller/Vanee & Steve Kesten

Orbital Energy Group, Inc.

Rebecca & Dudley Ray

Piper Sandler

Megan & Andrew Schroeder

Cristina & Creighton Smith


Holly & Jose Bayardo

Nisha Desai & Alan Clark

Friends of Literacy Now

Black Diamond

Britain & Jeremy Garner

The Hanover Insurance Company & The SZ Foundation


Jennifer & Jim Meneely

Nine Energy Service, Inc.

Seyfarth Shaw LLP

Texas Mutual Insurance Company

Wells Fargo Private Bank


B-29 Family Holdings, LLC

Nisha Desai & Alan Clark

EV Private Equity

Stacy & Brad Farber

Sarah & Carey Ford

Susie & Ira Green

The Higginbotham Community Fund

Belinda & Corky Hillhouse

Albert Grobmyer & Puffer-Sweiven

Claire & David de Roode

Niti & Sanjiv Shah

Shelly & Chris deZevallos