Empty Bowls event fills up Nourish, JustFood programs

The Peterborough Examiner |

The 15th annual YWCA Empty Bowls event in support of the JustFood and Nourish local food programs was held Friday at The Venue to raise awareness about hunger and food insecurity in the community.

The event attracted more than 200 supporters.

Image of YWCA Empty Bowls guests selecting their beautiful handcrafted bowl

“We hope to exceed over $18,000 to $19,000 from last year’s amount of $17,000,” said Donna Masters, director of philanthropy and communications at YWCA Peterborough Haliburton.

The event showcased handcrafted bowls by local artisans as well as a delicious lunch provided by local restaurants. (Read more…)