You’re invited to an Opening and Benefit showcasing student work from FreshLens Chicago, a tuition free not-for-profit photography program for Chicago youth.
What: On January 11, FreshLens Chicago will host its first ever gallery exhibition. The exhibit will feature photography by FreshLens students and all work will be for sale. There will also be an online silent auction featuring work from professional artists. Please check back on our website the week of January 6th and take part whether or not you can attend the benefit.
Where: Hofheimer Gallery 4823 North Damen (Ravenswood Corridor)
Show Opening: Friday, January 11, 2019 | 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Gallery Hours: Saturday, January 12, 2019 | 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
How do I RSVP? Glad you asked, sign-up below!
What does FreshLens Chicago do again? We provide free educational arts programming through the lens of photography to Chicago youth from under resourced schools.
Why are we holding a fundraiser? Freshlens Chicago is free to students and is fully funded and operated by community donations and volunteers.
How else can I help? Local businesses can purchase ad space and reach thousands of Chicagoans,https://www.freshlenschicago.org/freshlens-chicago-focus-on-the-future. Not a business? No problem, as an individual you can wish our student artists well or a make donation.
The FreshLens Chicago mission is to provide educational arts programing to students from under-resourced areas in Chicago through photography.
We are giving local students the opportunity to learn about photography by building their confidence, focusing on their individual growth and developing good work habits.