On the Friday after Thanksgiving, The Idaho Foodbank hosts Empty Bowls in downtown Boise on the Grove Plaza. Throughout the year we collect handcrafted and hand-painted bowls from professional and amateur artisans, students, and studios. The event offers the opportunity to select a unique bowl from thousands and then enjoy a hot bowl of soup generously donated by one of several of our finest local restaurants.
The Idaho Foodbank’s Empty Bowls event is coming up Friday, November 28 and Ceramica has been promoting the event on Pinterest and their website. The Pinterest board is quite amazing to look at. Check it out here: Ceramica is promoting a special Friday night event on October 22 to where you learn the “bubble technique” and Read More
The weather for this year’s Empty Bowls was dazzling, and the results have proved to be equal to the meteorology. This year’s fundraiser netted $26,871, a 20% increase from last year. That is enough to provide 80,600 meals to hungry families. The spirit was also apparent in the over 50 volunteers and staff Read More
It was an absolutely beautiful day for Empty Bowls shoppers this year, and they turned out in force. We won’t have the totals for a few days, but we know a lot of bowls found new homes the day after Thanksgiving. Our deepest appreciation to everyone – from the sponsors to the volunteers – Read More
November will be here very quickly, but there is still time to make a bowl or two for the highly anticipated 16th annual Empty Bowls fundraiser. The event itself will be the day after Thanksgiving, Friday, Nov. 29, and you have until Friday, Nov. 22, to deliver your bowl(s) to The Idaho Foodbank. An Read More