Maryland State Fairgrounds in Timonium

Exhibition Hall

1:00  - 4:00 p.m.

Empty Bowls is St. Vincent de Paul of Baltimore’s signature event that raises funds and awareness of our work to serve those who are hungry and homeless in our community.     

Enjoy unlimited soup tastings, family friendly activities, and much more while giving back. 



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Despite its status as one of the wealthiest states in the nation,
Maryland is home to more than 760,300 people who do not have enough to eat.

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1 in 8 Marylanders are food insecure.

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39% of food-insecure individuals in our service area earn too much to qualify for federal or state relief.

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Marylanders collectively miss more than 134 million meals per year.

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Last year, St. Vincent de Paul of Baltimore
was able to provide an additional
66,000 meals through the proceeds of Empty Bowls.

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St. Vincent de Paul of Baltimore is a leading provider of community services
to people suffering from the effects of hunger, homelessness, and poverty in Baltimore, MD.

Attend Empty Bowls to support our cause

Mickey Mouse Bowl

With your help we can provide meals to the hungry in the Baltimore area.

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