Local photographer, Paulette Phlipot (center) poses with Marshall and Arlene Bennett at Lipton Fine Arts Gallery Walk, July 10, 2015.
Local photographer, Paulette Phlipot launched a special show this month at Lipton Fine Arts Gallery with all proceeds benefiting The Hunger Coalition!
The back room of Lipton Fine Arts is set up for a silent auction with Paulette’s photos of the people and food of the Sun Valley Restaurant Association. The silent auction runs through July 31.
With about 15 restaurants participating, the highest bidder will receive all three signed photos of the restaurants and donated gift certificates from the restaurants.
The event was kicked off on Friday, July 10 Gallery Walk. HUGE thank you to Lipton Fine Arts, each and every restaurant participating and especially to the talented, generous and beautiful on the inside and out – Paulette Phlipot!
The front room of Lipton Fine Arts is showing food photographs from “Ripe, A Fresh Colorful Approach to Fruits and Vegetables” a cookbook Phlipot co-created and photographed, and a large collection of photographs of food grown and produced in Idaho.
Lipton Fine Arts Gallery is located next to the Coffee Grinder at 411 N. Leadville Ave. Ste. 3 in Ketchum.
Our generous donors, Bart and Lois Adrian are sponsoring a benefit concert featuring Korby Lenker
, Saturday, July 18th, north of Ketchum
100% of donations will go to the Hunger Coalition.
Light snacks at 7 PM and music at 8 PM. Quiet after 10 PM.
Please RSVP as seating is limited. 208-420-8396
Thank you to everyone who came out to the Food for Thought Photo Journal Project at Gilman Contemporary! What an incredible event! Almost all of the participants came to the event and were thanked and welcomed by the public (albeit a bit overwhelming at times).
The stark images coupled with the moving journal text was inspiring.
“What if I lose my home, how will I feed my dog, what is the cheapest thing I can live on to keep the hunger at bay? – JC, single woman, working full-time
Experience a trout sculpture made of canned food. Enjoy live music by Slow Children Playing. Guess the number of cans it will take to make the trout on our Facebook page and win a prize! Donate canned goods on-site for our food drive. Celebrate ten years of feeding our community with us. See you July 11th, 6-8 p.m. in the Ketchum Town Square!
Thank you to our sponsors for making this event possible:
- Geri & John Herbert
- Atkinsons’ Market
- City of Ketchum Arts Commission
- Pure Body Pilates
- Silver Creek Outfitters
- Sun Valley Gallery Association
- Sun Valley Magazine
- The Toy Store
A special thanks to Dirty Feet Dance Company and sculptors Matthew Spence, Paul Bernstein, and Steve Thornton.
The Hunger Coalition presents the Sun Valley premiere of “G-DOG” by Academy Award® winner Freida Lee Mock at the Sun Valley Opera House on Saturday, October 13 at 7PM.
Click here for more information!
The Hunger Coalition Hosts the 3rd Annual Harvest of Hope Celebration on Wednesday, Sept. 12
The Hunger Coalition invites you to join them for a special evening honoring the amazing volunteers, donors and community members who support their efforts throughout the year. Continue reading
The Hunger Coalition Hosts Wine in the Garden on Wednesday, August 29
The Hunger Coalition will honor the women in the community who have invested their time or treasure with the organization by hosting a Wine in the Garden event on Wednesday, August 29th at The Hope Garden in downtown Hailey. Members of the Wood River Women’s Charitable Foundation, Little Black Dress Club, Papoose Club and The Rosies will be in attendance. With the dedication and support of these women’s philanthropic groups, The Hunger Coalition has been able to provide much needed services to the children and families of our community. Continue reading