MARQUETTE - The Empty Bowls fundraiser will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday in the Multipurpose room of North Star Academy, Marquette.
The goal of Empty Bowls is to raise awareness and funds or people who experience poverty and are facing hunger. There is a suggested donation of $10 to $15 to attend the event and tickets will be sold at the high school and elementary school offices and at the door. The meal will include a variety of soups, breads, and desserts.
Participants aiso choose a handmade bowl to take home as a reminder that there are too many people without enough food in the world. Proceeds from 2014's Empty Bowls will be donated to Voices For Youth; ind NMU Student Organization Marquette Ending Hunger.