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Annual Empty Bowls Event

Second Harvest hosts an annual Empty Bowls fundraiser in October at the Food Bank warehouse.  The event, which includes an informal meal, a silent auction, and live music, is held to raise funds and awareness for the Food Bank and its mission to end hunger in Northeast Pennsylvania.

Please join us for an evening of philanthropy to support Second Harvest Food Bank and our mission to fight hunger/  Empty Bowls features a silent auction of beautiful artisan bowls and themed gift baskets, a delicious buffet meal prepared and served by volunteers from Sodexo, live music performed by The BC Combo, and a fantastic fireworks finale compliments of Celebration Fireworks

6:00 PM - Reception with Beverages and Hors d'oeuvres

7:30 PM - Buffet Dinner and Dancing

9:00 PM - Fabulous Fireworks Finale

Special Thanks to Our Event Sponsor

Sponsorship and Ticket Information

Truck Sponsor $3,000 Includes a reserved table (8 seats), a listing in the program, and membership in the Cornucopia Society.
Forkift Patron $1,500 Includes a reserved table (8 seats), a listing in the program, and membership in the Cornucopia Society.
Pallet Jack Friend $600 Includes 4 seats and a listing in the program.
Hand Truck Supporter $300 Includes 2 seats and a listing in the program.

Please RSVP by Wednesday, October 8, 2014, to be included in the program as a sponsor.

Individual Tickets - $60 each

For more information about Empty Bowls,
call Sharon at 610-434-0875 or email salexander@caclv.org

Empty Bowls features a buffet dinner of three varieties of chili, chicken pot pie, salad, and an assortment of breads and desserts prepared by volunteer staff of the Sodexo Food Service Group.  Take-home quarts of chili are available for purchase after the meal.  During the meal, guests have the opportunity to place bids in a silent auction of decorative bowls donated by local artists and patrons as well as a number of gift bowls that feature hundreds of dollars in donated goods, services, and gift certificates from area retailers.

All proceeds benefit Second Harvest Food Bank.

Click Here to see photos from the 2013 Empty Bowls dinner!


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