Empty Bowl Dinner

Community members select bowls as the first step of the evening.

Nov 28, 2018 Caitlin Burns

Empty Bowl Celebrates 25th Year of Fighting Hunger and Homelessness

Over 1,000 colorful bowls of all shapes and sizes filled the Dining Room of Grey Towers Castle on Nov. 12 during the 25th annual Empty Bowl Benefit Dinner, hosted by Arcadia University’s Community and Civic Engagement Center (CCEC). In 25 years, CCEC has raised approximately $155,000 to benefit...

Nov 7, 2018 Caitlin Burns

Help End Hunger This Holiday Season Through the 25th Annual Empty Bowl

Help the fight against hunger and enjoy a bowl of delicious soup at the 25th annual Empty Bowl Benefit Dinner on Nov. 12, hosted by the Community and Civic Engagement Center. Seatings are scheduled from 4:30 to 6 p.m. and from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in Grey Towers Castle. This year, proceeds will be...

Students Abbigail Woodring and Ashlie Vesper at the 23rd annual Empty Bowl Benefit Dinner.

Oct 31, 2017 Caitlin Burns

Nov. 13: Empty Bowl Raises Funds for Philadelphia Hunger and Hurricane Relief

Join the fight against hunger and enjoy a delicious meal when Arcadia University hosts the 24th annual Empty Bowl Benefit Dinner on Nov. 13. Seatings will be from 4:30 to 6 p.m. and 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Grey Towers Castle. This year, all proceeds will be split between the Philadelphia Interfaith...

Oct 25, 2016 Caitlin Burns

Arcadia’s 23rd Annual Empty Bowl Dinner Brings Awareness, Raises Funds to Local, Global Hunger

Come for a meal and leave knowing you’ve made an impact on hunger at the 23rd annual Empty Bowl Benefit Dinner on Monday, Nov. 14 from 4:30 to 6 p.m. and 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Arcadia University’s Grey Towers Castle. Empty Bowl is a community service event that brings together Arcadia University and...

Oct 27, 2015 Christopher Sarachilli

Fill Your Bowl, Fight Hunger at Arcadia University’s Annual Benefit Dinner

Arcadia is hosting its 22nd annual Empty Bowl Benefit Dinner on Monday, Nov. 16, in Grey Towers Castle. There will be two dinner sessions: 4:30 to 6 p.m. and 6:30 to 8 p.m. The Dinner allows community members to come together to combat hunger and homelessness in U.S. cities and...

Nov 20, 2014 Daniel DiPrinzio

Empty Bowl Dinner Raises More Than $13,000 for Hunger, Homelessness

Hundreds entered Grey Towers Castle to celebrate and enjoy Arcadia’s 21st Annual Empty Bowl Benefit Dinner on Nov. 17. Attendees selected handcrafted ceramic bowls made by Arcadia students, professional potters, and local elementary and high school students, filling them with delicious soups,...

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Nov 16, 2012 Purnell Cropper

Empty Bowl Dinner Coordinators Thank Attendees and Volunteers

Editor’s Note: Taken from an email by Empty Bowl Dinner student coordinators Caroline Dunn and Alex Mykijewycz. Thank you to everyone who made the 19th Empty Bowl Dinner such a success! A large crowd of students, staff, alumni, as well as members of the surrounding communities came to enjoy a meal...

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Oct 25, 2011 Sarah Schwartz

Glenside News: Arcadia Hosts Empty Bowl Dinner, Nov. 14

The Glenside News Globe Times Chronicle (Glenside, Pa.) reported on Arcadia University's annual Empty Bowl Benefit Dinner which will be held on Nov. 14, in Grey Towers Castle. Everyone who attends will get to select a handcrafted bowl made by Arcadia students and local artists from the community....

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Aug 30, 2011 Sarah Schwartz

First-Year, Transfer Students Complete 1,433 Hours of Service

On Monday, Aug. 29, a total of 454 first-years, transfer students and orientation leaders participated in the traditional new student Day of Service during Orientation. They performed a total of 1,433 hours of community service and 13 projects. “We are educating our community’s leaders,” said...

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May 24, 2011 Sarah Schwartz

Arcadia Named to President's Community Service Honor Roll

The Corporation for National and Community Service has named Arcadia University to the 2010 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll. Selection to the honor roll is recognition from the highest levels of the federal government of Arcadia’s commitment to service and civic engagement...

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Nov 16, 2010 Purnell Cropper

Blogs Feature Art Gallery, Empty Bowl Events

PAPRESSBLOG featured the upcoming Arcadia University Art Gallery event, Mapping Nowhere: A conversation with the Hand Drawn Map Association, in a Nov. 11 post. "Planned in conjunction with the exhibition ‘Nowhere: Selections from the Files of the Hand Drawn Map Association’ (on view through Dec. 19...

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Oct 26, 2010 Purnell Cropper

Empty Bowl Dinner Announced in Newspaper

The Times-Chronicle (Fort Washington, Pa.) reported Oct. 13, “Arcadia to Hold Empty Bowl Dinner.” Arcadia University holds its annual Empty Bowl Dinner to fight hunger and homelessness on Monday, Nov. 15, in Grey Towers Castle. The community is invited to participate in this service event. Seating...