The 8th Annual Dance with Our Stars (DWOS)

A benefit for the Rideout Health Foundation

Dance With Our Stars (DWOS) 2018 featured a cast of highly engaged, community minded individuals who dance as "Celebrities", each pledging to raise funds to benefit programs and services for patients at Adventist Health and Rideout as part of their entry to participate. Our 2018 Dance With Our Stars cast raised nearly $114,000.

Honorary DWOS Celebrities

The Rideout Health Foundation recognizes Ron and Norma Giovannetti as Honorary DWOS Celebrities for their incredible support of Dance With Our Stars. Ron and Norma presented the Foundation with $10,000 at the event, bringing their total support to $75,000.

DWOS Judges Choice Award

Awarded to the top female and the top male Celebrity dancer, based on their combined dance scores:

Heather and Dave

Judges Choice Award winner - Heather Schreiber, Celebrity and Dave Lopez, Pro

Sukhdeep and Michele

Judges Choice Award winner - Sukh Purewal, Celebrity and Michele Blake, Pro

The Foundation Impact Award

Awarded to the Celebrity dancer who raised the most funds leading up to the event:

Sopa and Steven

Winner - Sopa Savedra raised $15,060 for Rideout Regional Medical Center.

The DWOS Community Choice Award

The two dancers that received the most votes at the event on August 24th are the Community Choice Finalists. They will face off in a 30-day open competition for community votes to determine the winner.

Jill and Clark

Finalist (658 votes) - Jill Clark, Celebrity and Francisco Reveles, Pro

Heather and Dave

Finalist (707 votes) - Heather Schreiber, Celebrity and Dave Lopez, Pro