Empty Bowls YSU

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The First Empty Bowls YSU Event to benefit the Rescue Mission of the Mahoning Valley was held at the McDonough Museum of Art on the campus of YSU on December 3, 2016.

Nearly $3,000 was raised to provide meals at the Mission from this fantastic event hosted by the Ceramics Program at YSU.

Pottery made for the Empty Bowls YSU event in 2016

Pottery made for the Empty Bowls YSU event in 2016

empty bowls tables

over 200 guests attended one of the three seatings offered at the first Empty Bowls YSU event held to benefit the Mission on Dec 3, 2016



With the $15 donation to the Rescue Mission to attend the Empty Bowls YSU event, not only did our guests receive a simple meal of delicious soup and bread, but also got to select a hand crafted bowl to take home.

—> THANK YOU FOR YOUR COMPASSION! You will impact lives in Youngstown, Ohio when you make a one-time or an ongoing monthly donation to Rescue Mission of the Mahoning Valley. Just visit this page or click the donate button below for a one time gift or the “a better tomorrow” button to give monthly. (Rescue Mission of the Mahoning Valley DOES NOT receive Government or United Way Funding)

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