The Community Food Pantry - 10th Annual Empty Bowls Fundraiser
The Community Food Pantry's Annual Empty Bowls Fundraiser Helps Feed Over 20,000 People in Northern Nevadans Every Year
“Empty Bowls” is an international project to fight hunger, personalized by artists and art organizations on a community level. Reno/Sparks Event is hosted by The Community Food Pantry to raise funds to support our program. Bowls are painted by members of the community at large. The bowls are then auctioned at the event where a simple soup and salad dinner is served by local Dignitaries and Celebrities.
About the Community Food Pantry
The Community Food Pantry provides emergency food to those who are in need; in the greater Reno/Sparks area. Twice a week, we offer individuals and families once a month three-day food supply. Since its inception, the food pantry has grown through the dedicated service of its volunteers who log 5000 volunteer hours annually. The Community Food Pantry serves more than 20,000 people annually. Half of these are children under 18. Our mobile program serves senior citizens living in weekly motels The Community Food Pantry receives its food through a partnership with the Food Bank of Northern Nevada, contributions from local grocery stores and generous donations from individuals and families. Empty Bowls is our main fundraiser. Follow @EmptyBowlsReno or visit http://www.EmptyBowlsReno.com for more info!
Date & Time
September 25, 2019
6:00PM - 8:30PM
Grand Sierra Resort & Casino 2500 East Second Street Reno 89595 NV US https://www.blisslifemag.com/businesses/nv-reno-grand-sierra-resort-casino-2
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