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EVENTS TASTE OF HOPE GALA Jan/ 29 • The Grand • New Albany Photos by Christian Watson Hartman Dental for a Reason hosted its first-ever Taste of Hope Gala, a black tie optional evening reception. The evening included tast, small plates created by some of Kentuckiana’s most coveted chefs and restaurants, live music, silent auction, presenta- tion of student scholarships and the Giving Hope Local Impact Award to the Jan Loi Memorial Endowment Fund. Hartman Dental for a Reason was established in 2015 by Dr. Hartman of Hartman Dental Associates and his wife, Karen, as a way to increase their impact in the community. 76 EXTOL : FEBRUARY/MARCH 2020