Robbinsdale Area Schools 11th annual Empty Bowls fundraiser will be a virtual event this year, and feature a video highlighting the Empty Bowls fundraiser and the need local food shelves, PRISM and NEAR are facing.
People are encouraged to grab a bowl of soup and tune in to the Robbinsdale Area Schools YouTube page for the event at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, March 2.
To help combat growing food insecurity in the community, and to help reach the $20,000 fundraising goal, donations are being accepted through GiveMN or by mailing funds to Empty Bowls, 3725 Pilgrim Lane North, Plymouth, MN 55441.
In addition, a socially-distanced Empty Bowls pop-up shop will be open from 6-8 p.m. March 1 at Pilgrim Lane Performance Center, located at 3725 Pilgrim Ln. N. in Plymouth. Guests should enter through door 11. There, people will have a chance to purchase a one-of-a-kind ceramic creation or bowl made by someone in the community and leave a donation if they wish. For more information about the event, including a list of sponsors, visit empty bowls robbinsdale.org.