Month: February 2018

Empty Bowls raises funds for Peterborough YWCA

February 23, 2018 – The Peterborough Examiner The Empty Bowls fundraiser, an annual event to benefit the Peterborough YWCA and its programs, returned Friday morning at The Venue. More than 150 guests shared a lunch of soups, salads, breads and desserts donated by 19 local restaurants and had the opportunity to select a hand-crafted bowl,…read more

YWCA Crossroads Shelter’s 35th Anniversary

A Message from YWCA Executive Director, Lynn Zimmer, on February 14, 2018: “We’re incredibly proud of what we’ve achieved together these past 35 years and so grateful to our community partners who help us protect women and children and make it possible for them to overcome the barriers they encounter when seeking safety and well-being. …read more

Tickets on sale for YWCA Empty Bowls fundraiser

February 8, 2018 – The Peterborough Examiner – by Jason Bain This year’s YWCA Empty Bowls fundraiser will continue to offer some added flexibility when it returns to The Venue later this month – the option of ordering takeout. Tickets for the Feb. 23 lunchtime event, which supports the YWCA JustFood and Crossroads Shelter Nurtitional…read more

Tickets now on sale for YWCA Empty Bowls

Kawartha Now – February 7, 2018 Tickets are now on sale for the annual YWCA Peterborough Haliburton Empty Bowls fundraiser, which takes place this year from 12 to 1:30 p.m. on Friday, February 23rd. By purchasing a ticket, you will receive a lunch of soups, salads, breads, and desserts donated by local restaurants and businesses,…read more