Just as they were approaching that goal, they've encountered an almost unimaginable challenge - during the holidays Ryan was diagnosed with Stage IV Gallblader Cancer. In just a couple short weeks, the food community and friends have rallied around Ryan, under the banner of Team Hidi.
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Second, dine at restaurants such as Muss & Turner's, Local Three, Empire State South and Five & Ten and "Round Up for Ryan." Round up your bill after a delicious meal at some of the best restaurants around and help fund Ryan's battle.
Third, you can attend the upcoming Team Hidi Benefit on January 27. Here are the details:
Please help us win this fight by removing all financial barriers on the Hidinger’s road to recovery. We need to get Ryan and Jen back on track to realizing their dream restaurant called Staplehouse in 2013. www.staplehouse.com
This is a chance to shed an immense amount of light, love and life on a Chef who represents EVERYTHING GREAT about Atlanta's food industry and being a human being.
Team Hidi Benefit
When: Sunday, January 27th, 2013
Time: 4pm – 8pm
Location: King Plow Event Gallery
Current list of participants and growing
Muss & Turner’s / Local Three
4th & Swift
Brick Store Pub / Leon’s Full Service
STG / Bocado
No. 246 / The Optimist
Double Zero Napoletana / The Iberian Pig
Restaurant Eugene / Holeman & Finch
Empire State South
Cakes & Ale
Greg Hardesty with Recess in Indy
Six Feet Under
Fox Brothers BBQ / The Big Tex
Bountiful. Trust us on this one…
Frank Dux Fighting Academy Orchestra
Yacht Rock Revue
Incredible Food Related Auction Lots
$150 per person (minimum of 95% going to Ryan & Jen)
Get your tickets here.