Empty Bowls help combat hunger, one bowl at a time

Empty Bowls

Help Combat Hunger, One Bowl at a Time.

Empty Bowls was created to bring awareness to hunger of all types, foster community, and raise funds to support those in need. At Empty Bowls of Carroll County, you will experience a delicious sampling of soups provided and served by the area’s best restaurants.

Ticket price includes soup, bread, water, and a take-home, handcrafted ceramic bowl as a reminder of those whose bowls remain empty. Bowls are provided by local schools, groups, and volunteers. Desserts and beverages will be available for an additional donation.

Empty Bowls of
Carroll County

Helping Combat Hunger One Bowl at a Time!

Soup samples were provided by several local restaurants.
Coffee provided by HOFFA Beans.

Proceeds benefit The Shepherd’s Staff’s Emergency and Crisis Assistance Programs. In the case of event cancellation due to inclement weather, your ticket payment will be considered a donation.

“A simple meal of soup, bread and water, and a handcrafted bowl to take home as a reminder of those whose bowls remain empty.”

Save the Date:

Sunday, April 7, 2024

Date is tentative, please stay tuned.

Portico – St. John Catholic Church
43 Monroe Street, Westminster, 21157

Downlond Empty Bowls 2024 flyer.

Inclement weather and schedule change information will be available on our website, Facebook and may be communicated by email.

Click here for information flyer and sponsorships opportunities.

Thank you for the food! I’m taking care of my eight grandkids right now and it’s hard to make ends meet. I also appreciate you helping me with my medicine.”