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3rd Annual Empty Bowls Benefit
Saturday, April 16, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Photo ©Linda Haas PhotographyJoin us for our third annual Empty Bowls: a benefit for Food For Free, hosted by Mudflat Pottery School! Choose a handmade ceramic bowl made by Mudflat artisans and fill it with delicious soups from local restaurants—before taking it home to keep!
Your ticket benefits Food For Free’s Food Rescue & Delivery work, which fills empty bowls year-round.
Soup from local favorites, including:
Viale | Highland Kitchen | Season to Taste Catering Uno Pizzeria & Grill | Harvard University Dining Services | Hong Kong Restaurant The Neighborhood Restaurant | Mount Vernon Restaurant | Sound Bites Daily Table Dorchester | Cutty's | iCaterBoston (a project of Pine Street Inn) and our event sponsor, Whole Foods: Whole Foods Market Cambridge | Whole Foods Market Prospect Street Whole Foods Market River Street | Whole Foods Market Somerville ____________________
Fabulous raffle items from:
Flatbread Somerville | Redbones | Harvard Art Museums | Urban AdvenTours | Tower Hill Botanic Garden | Plimoth Plantation | Fastachi | Joie de Vivre | Three Little Figs | and more! ____________________
We have a "kid-safe" area (i.e. no pottery within reach) with some activities for young food rescuers to enjoy! ____________________
Samodivi ~ modern interpretations of Balkan folksongs, helmed by Berklee professor and NEC alum Vessela Stoyanova
Jamie Mallari with Anthony Leva ~ soulful singer-songwriter; guitar, voice, & bass ____________________Tickets: In advance — $25/person; $60/family* At the door — $30/person; $75/family* *Family rate: up to 5 people, of which up to 2 may be adults, so 1 adult and 4 kids, or 2 adults and 3 kids. When/where: Saturday, April 16 | 5-8pm Mudflat Pottery School | 81 Broadway, Somerville (map below)
Big thanks to our sponsors: Whole Foods Market Cambridge and Somerville stores ~ Also a food rescue partner!
and Winter Hill Bank Thank you for supporting our Empty Bowls benefit!
Check out all these smiling faces from last year's Empty Bowls. This could be you! Not only did we have a great time, we raised over $9,000 for Food Rescue & Distribution. Not bad for a relaxing Saturday evening!