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The Phila Awards

Celebrating the life of Phila Rawlings Hach by
honoring those people and organizations carrying
on her legacy of using food and cooking virtuously.

2019 Phila Awards

Play the video to see the event!

The second annual event took place at Marathon Music Works on October 11th.

This year's winners were: TIRRC's InterNashional Food Crawl, Tallahassee May, Louisa Shafia, & The Cafe at Thistle Farms!

The Awards

Award Descriptions and Previous Winners

 

Award: The Nation United 
Winner: Supper United by Dirty Pages/Conexion Americas

In honor of the United Nations dinner that Phila catered at Centennial Park, this award celebrates a person, group, or organization that uses food to bring people together to discuss important issues related to justice, equity, and inclusion.

Award: The Patti Myint
 (Formerly The Buttered Biscuit)
Winner: Mesa Komal @
Casa Azafran

This award celebrates the person, group, or organization that best exemplifies Patti Myint and Phila’s spirit for using food and cooking to improve the lives of those around them. 

Award: The Ruth
Winner: Les Dames d'Escoffier

In honor of Phila’s partner in thyme for almost 60 years, this award celebrates a person, group, or organization that uses food and cooking to empower women seeking a better future.

Award: The Serving Spoon
Winner: Anne Sale @ NFP

In honor of Phila’s desire to feed everyone she met, this award celebrates a person, group, or organization that uses food/cooking to address hunger, food insecurity, and/or self-sufficiency.

SFA Short Film about Phila

Check out this short documentary about Phila that was created by the Southern Foodways Alliance in 2015 in honor of her winning The Keeper of the Flame award.