FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Laurel Crosby
MAZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger (310) 442-0020 x 125
National Anti-Hunger Nonprofit to Debut “The New Face of Hunger”
Groundbreaking photojournalistic exhibit
illustrates the reality of hunger in America through words and images.
Los Angeles, CA (Oct 4, 2012) – MAZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger is proud to present the one-night gala debut of “The New Face of Hunger” on Thursday, October 11th. Hosted by Joshua Malina of ABC’s “Scandal”, this dramatic and educational photography exhibit by renowned photojournalist Barbara Grover will illuminate the reality of hunger in America through words and images.
“The New Face of Hunger” will debut in the James Gray Gallery at Bergamot Station, then embark on a nation-wide educational tour of synagogues around the country. VIP admission includes a behind-the-scenes conversation with the photographer and begins at 6pm. General admission will start at 6:30pm. Ticket prices start at $100 and include gallery access and a reception featuring food generously provided by Suzanne Tracht and Jar.
For more information or to purchase tickets, call plan A at 310-860-1300.
About MAZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger
Founded in 1985, MAZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to preventing and alleviating hunger among people of all faiths and backgrounds. MAZON, which means “food” or “sustenance” in Hebrew, was the first national organization to rally the American Jewish community around the issue of hunger, and remains the only national Jewish organization dedicated exclusively to that same cause. For more information, please visit mazon.org.