OWENSBORO, Ky. (March 13, 2017) – Tickets are now on sale for the annual Empty Bowls of Owensboro fundraiser. This year’s event will take place at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 20 in the Saints Joseph and Paul Catholic Church Parish Hall, located at 514 East 4th Street.
This local event is part of a national movement to raise funds for those in need of food.
Tickets are $15 and allow participants entrance to the event, as well as the opportunity to select a ceramic bowl to keep and take home. Hundreds of handcrafted bowls made especially for this event by local artisans and students of Brescia University are available to choose from. Each participant will then use their selected bowl to receive one of four soups made available by local chefs and churches. Available this year will be one vegan soup and three non-vegan.
T-shirts and silent auction items will be also be available at the event, including themed baskets and products from local organizations. The silent auction will run from 6-6:45 p.m. and you must be present to win. Visit the Empty Bowls of Owensboro Facebook at facebook.com/EmptyBowlsOwensboro for more information on silent auction items as it becomes available.
Only 300 tickets will be available for this event which has consecutively sold out prior to the event. If tickets are still available at the time of the event, they will be available for purchase at the door.
Tickets are available at the following locations:
Allstate Insurance Company Dave Lindow
1210 Burlew Blvd.
Monday – Thursday, 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Contact: Tina Taylor
Saints Joseph and Paul Catholic Church
609 East 4th Street
Monday – Friday, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Southside Fellowship Church
2804 Veach Road
Wednesday, 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Contact: John Fowler
For more information, please contact Kayla Altman, Director of Public Relations and Marketing, at 270.686.2110 or [email protected].