Empty Bowls

Empty Bowls: A Benefit for the RI Community Food Bank

SAVE THE DATE: The next Empty Bowls will be held on Thursday, October 17!

Thank you for making our 2018 Empty Bowls fundraiser a huge success!

Check out our Facebook photo gallery from the event.

Guests enjoyed tastings from more than 40 local restaurants and selected a bowl to take home handcrafted by a local artist.

The event raised more than $117,000 for the RI Community Food Bank.

About Empty Bowls

The idea is simple.
Enjoy a delicious selection of tastings from 40 local restaurants.
Choose a handmade artisanal bowl to take home as a reminder of the bowls you’re helping to fill in our community.

Watch the video below to learn more about Empty Bowls.

2018’s Participating Restaurants

Blount Fine Foods Exeter Job Corps Academy Renaissance Providence Hotel
Bluefin Grille Fleming’s RI Community Food Bank Community Kitchen
Brix Garden of Eve Russell Morin Fine Catering
Cassarino’s Ristorante Gregg’s Restaurants & Pubs The Salted Slate
The Catering Gourmet Hemenway’s Sarcastic Sweets
Chapel Grille Julian’s Seven Stars Bakery
Coast Guard House Knead Shaw’s Supermarket
Cozy Caterers Legal Seafood The Simple Greek
Dave’s Marketplace Luigi’s Restaurant and Gourmet Express Statesman Tavern
The Dorrance Mill’s Tavern Tallulah’s Taqueria
Easy Entertaining New Harvest Coffee Roasters Tom’s Bao Bao
Edgewood Cheese Shop Pinelli’s Restaurant and Bar TwoTen Oyster Bar & Grill
Eleven Forty Nine Persimmon Watermark Café @ RISD
El Rancho Grande Rasoi Yoleni’s


2018’s Empty Bowls Sponsors

Hearty Stew Presenting Sponsor

Citizens Bank Presented Logo for Empty Bowls

Media Sponsor

NBC 10

Chowder Sponsors

Amica Logo for Empty Bowls    Shaws Foundation logo for Empty Bowls

Minestrone Sponsors

Delta Dental Logo   Dimeo     Marcum logo for Empty Bowls        Neighborhood Health Plan of RI logo for Empty Bowls

Chicken Noodle Sponsors

  Empire Loan Charity Logo for Empty Bowls    Holland & Knight    Pawtucket Credit Union logo        Tufts Health Plan     UnitedHealthcare logo for Empty Bowls

Bouillon Sponsors

Admiral Packaging logo for Empty Bowls    CertaPro PaintersCitrin Cooperman logo for Empty Bowls  FGX    Navigant    PawSox logo    Packaging and More    Swarovski   

Sponsor Empty Bowls

Make the next Empty Bowls a success with your sponsorship and gain valuable visibility for your company or organization. Learn more from our Sponsor Packet! For more information contact Kelly Seigh at kseigh@rifoodbank.org or 401-230-1679.