The concept of Empty Bowls was brought to our valley by the late Ginger Rice.
Each year potters craft and donate soup bowls.
Restaurants donate gourmet soups.
Bakeries, markets, stores donate cookies, candies, and beverages.
Each year the Board of Directors celebrates the work of the volunteers in each program at the Volunteer Appreciation Dinner.
Several organizations and individuals voluntarily host food drives in the community for the Food Bank.