Be a part of Arlington Food items Guidance Center’s Empty Bowls Digital Event

AFAC Empty Bowls fundraising event at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church in February 2020.

AFAC Vacant Bowls fundraising celebration at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church in February 2020.

Image by Shirley Ruhe.

Grab a chef’s recipe and make your own soup this year at Arlington Foods Help Center’s (AFAC) virtual Empty Bowls Function on Sunday, Feb. 7 at 11:30 a.m.

Empty Bowls is an worldwide undertaking to struggle hunger and supports food-relevant charities about the earth. Just about every community’s occasions are unbiased and are personalised by artists and art corporations at a nearby amount.

Usually, each year AFAC has held their Vacant Bowls occasion on Super Bowl Sunday, exactly where they have made available a preference of soup geared up by community places to eat and served in bowls developed by nearby potters. This 12 months the celebration will be held nearly and will premier a particular online video, as well as remarks by Govt Director and CEO Charles Meng and highlights of prior occasions. You can also decide on up some of all those recipes for soups you have been tasting all these many years.

AFAC is devoted only to giving dignified obtain to wholesome, supplemental groceries, absolutely free of cost to Arlingtonians. The have to have proceeds to increase throughout the pandemic as far more households seek assistance.