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‘Empty Bowls’ Hunger Awareness Event

Sunday, April 10, 2016 - 4:00pm
Laker Inn, Carolyn Herrmann Student Union

Mercyhurst University’s annual Empty Bowls dinner — where guests dine on a simple meal of soup and bread — is a stark reminder of the very real problem of poverty in our community. The public event takes place Sunday, April 10, from 4 to 6:30 p.m. in the Laker Inn of the Mercyhurst student union. The event will also feature music and a silent art auction. Proceeds benefit the Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest Pennsylvania. Tickets are $15 for soup and a handcrafted bowl or $5 just for soup. Advance tickets are suggested; email

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