Skip Navigation
About Us > News & Media > News Releases > 2005

Maya Angelou Research Center on Minority Health Fundraiser at Noble’s Restaurant in Charlotte

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – The Maya Angelou Research Center on Minority Health at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center will host a fundraiser at Noble’s Restaurant, 6801 Morrison Blvd., Charlotte, on Wednesday, June 1.

The chefs at Noble’s will prepare a three-course meal featuring recipes from the cookbook Hallelujah! The Welcome Table by Maya Angelou. During the meal, Angelou will share her writings and life experiences as they relate to each dish.

The menu will include:

• First Course: Onion tart or egg mold.
• Main Course: Braised ribs of beef with rice.
• Sides: Tomato soufflé and haricots vert with vinaigrette.
• Breads: Buttermilk biscuits and crackling corn bread.
• Dessert: Carmel cake.
• Beverages: White and red wine, tea, water, coffee.

Table seatings are at 5:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. Space is limited. To attend, contact Paula Robinson, director of development at the Angelou Research Center, (336) 713-7600.


Media Contacts: Jim Steele,, Shannon Koontz,, or Karen Richardson,, at 336-716-4587.

About Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center: Wake Forest Baptist is an academic health system comprised of North Carolina Baptist Hospital and Wake Forest University Health Sciences, which operates the university’s School of Medicine. The system comprises 1,298 acute care, psychiatric, rehabilitation and long-term care beds and is consistently ranked as one of “America’s Best Hospitals” by U.S. News & World Report.

Media Relations Contacts:

Quick Reference

News Media Resources

Media Inquiries
Patient Information
Satellite Interviews

Ways to Give
Last Updated: 07-10-2009
Wake Forest Baptist Ranked among Nation’s ‘Best Hospitals’  25 Years in a Row by U.S. News & World ReportComprehensive Cancer Centers National Designation is Renewed2017-2018 Best DoctorsNursing Magnet StatusJoint Commission Report

Disclaimer: The information on this website is for general informational purposes only and SHOULD NOT be relied upon as a substitute for sound professional medical advice, evaluation or care from your physician or other qualified health care provider.

© Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston-Salem, NC 27157. All Rights Reserved.