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Floyd Empty Bowls

April 28 : 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

$5 – $25

Want to have your soup and keep your bowl too? The annual Empty Bowls fundraising event will be held on Sunday, April 28, 2024 from 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Floyd County High School. Empty Bowls supports NRCA’s Floyd County Backpack Program. The Backpack Program has served Floyd County students in all five schools and NRCA Head Start this school year with over 3,800 meals provided each month to students that could likely otherwise go hungry over the weekend.
Each adult ticket holder can pick out a handmade ceramic bowl made by a local potter. All guests receive soup, bread, dessert and a drink to enjoy with live music. Ticket prices are $25 for adults, $10 for children age 6-12 (no bowl), age 5 and under are free (no bowl). Ticket are available to purchase in person at multiple sales locations in Floyd and online. Ticket sales information will be posted on the Floyd Back Program page – https://www.facebook.com/FloydBackPack/
If you are unable to attend the event, but would like to contribute, donors may send tax-deductible contributions for the Backpack Program to New River Community Action, PO Box 849, Floyd, VA 24091 or deliver donations to the NRCA Emergency Assistance Office at 323 Floyd Highway South. Donors should make checks payable to NRCA and note Floyd County Backpack Program (FCBP) in the memo section. Questions about the program may be directed to Teresa Moses at 540-745-2102 or tmoses@nrcaa.org.


April 28
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
$5 – $25
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New River Community Action


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John McEnhill


Floyd County High School
721 Baker Street
Floyd, VA 24091 United States
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