about the cause
The Road Home is a private non-profit social services agency that assists individuals and families experiencing homelessness in. Operating the largest shelter in Utah, emergency shelter and personalized case management is provided to help people identify and overcome the obstacles that have led them to becoming homeless. Addressing a spectrum of needs from supplying a bus token to providing comprehensive housing programs, The Road Home helps people move into permanent housing as quickly as possible.
about the Photographer
Ian Tong is a New York-based photographer originally from Hong Kong. With over 15 years in the industry, his experience encompasses a wide range of commissioned and personal photographic work. A series of personal projects currently keeps him busy, taking him to memorable locales such as Stockholm and Shanghai.
Tong’s personal work is concerned with environmental and societal issues that has been recognized regularly and featured in various competitions. His work has been selected for the prestigious American Photography annuals 27, 28 and 30. Also of particular note is his inclusion in the Aperture Foundation 2014 summer open exhibition.
Ian has a BA from the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada and a MFA degree from Pratt Institute, New York, NY.