Empty Bowls


A UNCG Community Social Justice Project: Empty Bowls


“Empty Bowls” Take a stand in the fight against hunger and homelessness!

Empty Bowls serves as an educational program about hunger and homelessness and as a local fundraiser for Spartan Open Pantry (http://sa.uncg.edu/dean/paths/spartan-open-pantry/).

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Empty Bowls Hunger Banquet
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
EUC Maple

RSVP HERE BY WEDNESDAY November 8, 2017 (new extended date)

Help raise awareness about a growing issue in our society today and participate in a simulation of food hardship that many people experience locally and globally.
Bring a box of cereal to donate to Spartan Open Pantry  (Cereal collected upon entry).

Guarantee your seat- RSVP by Wednesday, November 8, 2017 (new extended date) | Walk-ins Welcome! |FREE GIVEAWAYS!

PARKING: The Walker Avenue Parking Deck is open to off-campus guests attending the Empty Bowls Banquet. The parking deck is open to visitors on a space available, pay by hour basis. Fees are $2 first hour and $1 for each consecutive hour. The Walker Avenue Parking Deck is accessible from Walker Avenue, Stirling Street, and Theta Street. An attendant is available at Walker Deck most of the time (24 hours a day) except holidays and breaks.
Please learn more about accessibility parking HERE.

Co-sponsored by the Office of Intercultural Engagement, Kaleidoscope Peer Education Program, Housing and Residence Life, Make A Difference House LLC, Office of Leadership and Service-Learning, Campus Activities and Programs, & Spartan Open Pantry

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Learn more about Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week