‘Soup and a Bowl’ event draws hundreds

KAREN VIBERT-KENNEDY/Sun-Gazette People select their handmade bowls to take home during the annual "Soup and a Bowl" fundraiser for the Central PA Food Bank at the Genetti Hotel in the city on Friday March 2, 2018. The event in it's 12th year, had it's biggest year yet, bringing 500 people for 3 seatings. "We are thankful for the awesome turnout by the community." said Central PA Food Bank Executive Director Joe Arthur. According to Arthur there is a really significant hunger issue throughout this region. This year are hoping to make their goal of raising $25,000 from "Soup to Bowl". All the bowls were hand made by local potters.
The banquet room is packed during the annual "Soup and a Bowl" fundraiser for the Central PA Food Bank at the Genetti Hotel in the city on Friday March 2, 2018. The event in it's 12th year, had it's biggest year yet, bringing 500 people for 3 seatings. "We are thankful for the awesome turnout by the community." said Central PA Food Bank Executive Director Joe Arthur. According to Arthur there is a really significant hunger issue throughout this region. This year are hoping to make their goal of raising $25,000 from "Soup to Bowl". All the bowls were hand made by local potters.
Handmade bowls line the tables ready to be taken home during the annual "Soup and a Bowl" fundraiser for the Central PA Food Bank at the Genetti Hotel in the city on Friday March 2, 2018. The event in it's 12th year, had it's biggest year yet, bringing 500 people for 3 seatings. "We are thankful for the awesome turnout by the community." said Central PA Food Bank Executive Director Joe Arthur. According to Arthur there is a really significant hunger issue throughout this region. This year are hoping to make their goal of raising $25,000 from "Soup to Bowl". All the bowls were hand made by local potters.
Susan Fisher of Hillside Catering serves some French Onion soup during the annual "Soup and a Bowl" fundraiser for the Central PA Food Bank at the Genetti Hotel in the city on Friday March 2, 2018. The event in it's 12th year, had it's biggest year yet, bringing 500 people for 3 seatings. "We are thankful for the awesome turnout by the community." said Central PA Food Bank Executive Director Joe Arthur. According to Arthur there is a really significant hunger issue throughout this region. This year are hoping to make their goal of raising $25,000 from "Soup to Bowl". All the bowls were hand made by local potters.

The annual “Soup and a Bowl” fundraiser for the Central PA Food Bank was held at the Genetti Hotel in the city on Friday. The event, in it’s 12th year, had it’s biggest year yet, bringing 500 people for three seatings. “We are thankful for the awesome turnout by the community,” said Central PA Food Bank Executive Director Joe Arthur. All the bowls were hand made by local potters.

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