In Our Eyes In Our Words – Portraits from the Edge of Society, published by Music Care Inc, a book of 100 portraits of homeless people drawn from life by artist Jeffrey C Horn, is in the running for the 2019 Independent Publishers and Professionals of the Year Awards. Winners will be announced April 10, 2019.
San Diego, CA, April 05, 2019 –(PR.com)– Groundbreaking book, published by Music Care Inc, of life portraits of homeless people by fine artist Jeffrey C Horn has been nominated for an Independent Publisher and Producer book of the year award.
Who: California artist Jeffrey C Horn
What: 2019 (annual) Independent Publisher and Producer book of the year awards
Where: Online announcement of the winners
When: Wednesday April 10 2019
Why: Jeff Horn, one of California’s leading fine artists and educators, has produced a book of portraits of homeless people, drawn from life more than 20 years ago. Many of the drawings in the book include a written statement made by the homeless person who sat for the portrait. Through the generosity of more than 50 backers, including Robert “Bullet Bob” Brady, San Diego Purple Heart Vietnam Era Veteran of the United States Navy and Homeless Project Coordinator for Vietnam Veterans of America, Jeff has gifted more than 500 autographed copies of the book to leaders of Southern California local agencies and community leaders that serve or advocate for the homeless as a way of showing appreciation for their exemplary efforts.
Recipient agencies include:
Beacon House – San Pedro
Veterans Legal Task Force – San Diego
Center for Healthy Living – Orange County
Episcopal Community Services of California
Habitat for Humanity
Orange County Homeboy Industries
LaDonna Harvey & Ted Garcia, KOGO Morning news anchors, San Diego County
Linda Kreter, Military Talk Radio host
NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness)
Orange County Newport Beach Central Library
Orange County Rescue Mission
Orange County Our City Outreach
PATH San Diego
Mark Benihoff, Salesfore.com CEO and homeless advocate
SPIN Serving People in Need – Orange County, California
Vietnam Veterans of America Homeless Coalition – San Diego
Wise Place Orange County
Bill Protzmann, Music Care Inc
1501 India St Ste 103-38
San Diego CA 92101
office 209-800-2185 / 800.785.8596
fax 209-800-2185 / 800.997.2268
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Published at Fri, 05 Apr 2019 23:31:12 +0000
Source: In Our Eyes In Our Words Nominated for 2019 IPPY Awards.