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As the only food bank in west central Wisconsin, Feed My People distributes 125,000+ pounds of food a week and 7 million pounds a year to local agencies. We are a cost effective way to provide pantries, community tables, and shelters enough food so thousands of people can be helped each month.

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Monday, March 10, 2014

Empty Bowls

Feed My People Food Bank would like to thank everyone who made Empty Bowls 2014 a success! Together we raised more than $53,000 – more than ever before. Your generosity will make a huge difference to those struggling with hunger in our community!

Empty Bowls Fast Facts
•    More than 1,900 guests dined with us for Empty Bowls
•    205 volunteers donated their time at the event
•    Local artisans and students crafted and donated 1,352 bowls
•    Local restaurants donated 260 gallons of soup

If you enjoyed the delicious soup at Empty Bowls, here’s where you can find it before next year’s event –
•    Chicken Dumpling – Randy’s Family Restaurant and Altoona Family Restaurant
•    Vegetable Beef – Eau Clare Golf & Country Club
•    Potato Leek – The Florian Gardens
•    Chili – Houligan’s Steak & Seafood Pub
•    Minestrone – KP Katering

Thank you for joining us in the fight against hunger. See you next year!