David Johnston-Primary 2018

Tickets for annual “Empty Bowls” event now on sale to the public

In Community, Local by OC Monitor StaffLeave a Comment

OWENSBORO, Ky. — Tickets are now on sale for the annual Empty Bowls of Owensboro, Kentucky fundraiser. This year’s event will take place at 6 p.m. Thursday, Apr. 26,  in the Saints Joseph and Paul Catholic Church Parish Hall, at 514 East 4th St. 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, Kentucky Facebook at facebook.com/EmptyBowlsOwensboro for more information on silent auction items as it becomes available.

A limited number of 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.
Owensboro, Ky.
8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday – Thursday
Contact: Tina Taylor

Saints Joseph and Paul Catholic Church
609 East 4th Street
Owensboro, KY
8 a.m. – 4 p.m., Monday – Friday

For more information, contact Kayla Altman, Director of Public Relations and Marketing, at 270-686-2110 or [email protected].

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