a woman's hands holding out a handmade bowl

COVID-safe YWCA Empty Bowls fundraiser returns in March

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This year’s event includes a handcrafted bowl and a coupon card with discounts from 18 participating restaurants

The annual YWCA Empty Bowls fundraising event is returning for its 17th year in March, but with some adjustments to accommodate the pandemic.

In previous years, the fundraiser took place on a single day, when crowds of people would visit The Venue in downtown Peterborough to select a handcrafted bowl and then enjoy a lunch donated by local restaurants.

This year, the bowls and food will still be available, but in a different format because of the pandemic. (Read more…)