Empty Bowls

Community gathers for 'Empty Bowls' fundraiser

The Placer Food Bank, which serves 42,000 hungry individuals each month in Placer County and beyond, held its third annual Empty Bowls fundraiser on Thursday in Roseville.  Do ...

Handcrafted bowls needed for Placer Food Bank fundraiser

For the third time in Placer County, people will come together for one evening to eat a simple meal of pasta, salad, bread and dessert. This event, called Empty Bowls, is part of ...

Fill your bowl – and many more – at Empty Bowls fundraiser

  An upcoming event combines this community’s love of art, food and giving to raise money for the Placer County Food Bank. Empty Bowls will be held Thursday, Feb. 2, fea ...

Food bank fills ‘empty bowls’

Since 2007, the number of individuals Placer Food Bank serves has grown 168 percent. They reached a record level of assisting nearly 500,000 people in 2010. That’s a staggering ...