for the Empty Bowl Dinner!

Various Dates and Times
at Haven from Hunger
71 Wallis Street, Peabody, MA

Join us at the Haven to decorate a bowl that will be used at our Empty Bowl Dinner in May. Bowl painting is free and takes about an hour. Children are welcome. Reservations are requested.

The bowl you decorate will be one of hundreds available to the public at the Empty Bowl fundraiser on May 4. For a minimum donation of $15 ($10 for children under 10), each guest will select a bowl, enjoy a simple meal of soup and bread, and take the bowl home as a reminder of hunger in our communities.


Thursday, May 4
4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Veterans Memorial High School
485 Lowell Street, Peabody, MA

Choose from hundreds of unique bowls. Enjoy a simple meal of soup and bread. Help fight hunger in Peabody, Salem, and Lynnfield. $15 Adults. $10 under 10. Tickets are available at the door.

Empty Bowl events are held nationally to generate awareness about hunger and to raise funds for local hunger-relief organizations.

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About the Haven

Haven from Hunger is grateful for the Cummings Foundation's generous support.

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Donations from individual donors and local businesses make up the lion's share of Haven from Hunger's funding. We also receive grant funding from foundations.

Haven from Hunger is also funded, in part, by the City of Peabody Department of Community Development & Planning, the City of Salem Department of Planning & Community Development, U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development.

Haven from Hunger does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, gender, familial status, disability, ancestry, age, marital status, public assistance status, sexual orientation, veteran history/military status or genetic information. Haven from Hunger is an Equal Opportunity Employer.