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.
Empty Bowls in JULY?!? That’s right! The Idaho Foodbank is partnering up with Big Al’s for the 3rd Annual Summer Empty Bowls, Sunday July 21st (National Ice Cream Day) from 11:00AM to 2:00PM. This community event held at The Village in Meridian helps raise necessary funds for the 179,000 families and children The Idaho Foodbank serves monthly. Your $10 purchase of a handcrafted bowl will provide 50 meals to the 1 in 8 Idahoans who struggle with hunger.
The Clay Club is inviting local artisans and potters to come Kick off our first Empty Bowls Throw-a-Thon on March 8th. All materials will be provided by the ISU Department of Art and the ISU Clay Club. The bowls created at this event will be presented for purchase at the Empty Bowls Fundraiser: September 13th, 2019 […]
Moxie Java, in collaboration with The Idaho Foodbank, is pleased to announce the release of the seventh-anniversary album in its annual Idaho Ho Ho: Celebrate the Holidays with Idaho’s Best Musicians series. Over the past seven years, over 100 recording artists with Idaho ties have participated in the Idaho Ho Ho recordings, with local musician […]