Dinner And Awards 2016

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We’d love to have you come join Hunger Action LA (HALA) as we award people, organizations, and companies whose work meets with its mission at our annual dinner this November.

Award Cermony

The  “Champions Against Hunger and Poverty” dinner will take place on Thursday, November 17, 2016, at Kavar Banquet Hall, 4777 Santa Monica Blvd, LA 90029. map

Introduction

Funds raised for this event will go towards the support of bonus food vouchers for low income consumers through the Market Match program at 24 Farmers Markets. Over 10,000 people were served through the program this year. Funding also supports HALA’s training and advocacy for the community on nutrition, food issues and policies; and the publication of The People’s Guide, a 72 page booklet helping those trying to get through hard times.

2016 Awardees

This year’s awardees are Renee Gunter of Daily Organics LA: Kate Meiss, formerly of Neighborhood Legal Services of Los Angeles: and Alicia Rhoden of Hunger Action LA. Each of them have fought hunger in a unique way for many years and will be honored this year for their contributions.

Who Benefits

Funds raised for this event will go towards the support of bonus food vouchers for low-income consumers through the Market Match program at 16 Farmers Markets. Over 10,000 people were served through the program this year. Funding also supports HALA’s training and advocacy for the community on nutrition, food issues and policies; and the publication of The People’s Guide, a 72-page booklet and e-book helping those trying to get through hard times.

More than 1.4 million people suffer from food insecurity in Los Angeles County. Nearly 2 million of people living in Los Angeles are below the poverty line. Hunger Action LA’s mission is to end hunger and promote healthy eating through community education, outreach, networking, and empowerment of low-income people to speak on issues that affect their lives directly.

Tickets

Tickets are $75.00 per person before Nov. 1 and $85.00 after Nov. 1
Proceeds will go towards the support of HALA’s signature programs,
including Market Match, the People’s Guide, and Hunger Action Day

  • Valet Parking will be available
  • Vegetarian Options
  • Attire: Dressy Casual

We will honor advocates fighting poverty all over the county, make new friends and see old friends.

If you’ve been to any HALA events, you know we do it like no one else.
Buy a ticket (or two) and come have a great time with us!
For more information regarding your RSVP or other info contact: frank@hungeractionla.org

Your thoughtful consideration is deeply appreciated.

 

Sincerely,

Matt Sharp's signature

Matt Sharp
Chair, Board of Directors

Frank Tamborello's signature

Frank Tamborello
Executive Director

 


Event Permits

WHEN
November 17, 2016 at 6pm - 9pm
WHERE
Kavar Banquet Hall
4777 Santa Monica Blvd
La, CA 90029
United States
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CONTACT
Frank Tamborello · · (213) 388-8228
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