Utah Phillips “Love in Action” award

Presented at the 2009 Night of Giving Event

Mikail Graham

It was Mikail Graham who inspired the Utah Phillips Love in Action Award. A good friend of Utah’s, Mikail has shared his prodigious talents tirelessly for the past six years to produce the Night of Giving, an annual concert that gathers our community together for a holiday celebration that benefits Hospitality House.


Presented at the 2010 Bella Nota Event

Julie Holmes

Julie Holmes was acknowledged in 2010 for her generosity and commitment in benefiting Hospitality House at the annual Indian Springs Winery’s Bella Nota. Julie has worked with remarkable skill and dedication to create a beautiful evening that has been one of Hospitality House’s most important fundraising events for five years.


Presented at the 2010 Night of Giving Event

Mary Liebke

Mary Liebke is in charge of all the food served at the Welcome Center at Hospitality House, a monumental task she has expertly accomplished since we opened in 2005, and one she shares with a remarkable team she leads called the Lunch Bunch. Her commitment is quiet and constant, and she is one of those at the very heart of the work at Hospitality House.


Presented at the 2011 Night of Giving Event

Dr. Frank J. Lang, Jr.

Since 2005, JR Lang has spent his Monday evenings at Hospitality House, treating and making referrals for our sick guests. Over time he has gathered a whole team of doctors, physician’s assistants, and nurses to work with him, and he is currently creating a program that will outreach to homeless people in the community who don’t come to Hospitality House.