Empty Bowls

Empty Bowls

Fighting Hunger in Charlotte County


What is Empty Bowls 

Empty Bowls is a project

to provide support for hunger

fighting organizations.

More Info.


Empty Bowls Info.


Empty Bowls 2015 Tshirt


V-neck T-shirt

$12 for M, L, XL

$14 for 2XL


Crewneck T-shirt

$10 for small-XL

$12 for 2XL


Previous year shirts- $2

Available for purchase

at Liberty Elementary School

and the Empty Bowls Event


Help us advertise.

Print this flyer and display.

    Empty Bowls Flyer

    Empty Bowls Brochure 


Bowl Making Event

Make a bowls for this year's

Empty Bowls Event.

Saturday, October 7, 2017


Bowl making is $3 per person.

Call the Visual Arts Center

in Punta Gorda for more information.


Visual Arts Center


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ImageJoin us at Empty Bowls 2017



Thursday, November 16th



New Day Christian Church

of Port Charlotte

20212 Peachland Blvd.,

Port Charlotte, FL 33954



Donation- $12





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At the event you will get soup and bread provided by local restaurants,

a bottle of water, and a handcrafted bowl.


Entertainment provided by: TBA


Live and Silent Auctions.


Food provided by local restaurants. Take-Out Available.


Credit Cards Accepted.


Tickets available at Liberty Elementary School and the Visual Arts Center.

Tickets can also be bought at the door.


It's not too late. Become an Empty Bowls Sponsor.

Call Joann Winkler at 255-7515 for more information.


Donate items to our auctions.

Bring donations to Liberty Elementary School




Please print our poster to hang in your business:


eb poster





 Charlotte County Food Pantries

















































2015 Sponsors

Platinum- $1,000




Gold- $500

Kiwanis PG


Harbor Heights/Peace River Rotary Club


Silver- $250

Marshall Family Dentistry

Panther Hollow Dental Lodge

New Hope Christian Fellowship

Farr Law Firm


Tax Collector Charities

Byrski Estate Law


Larry Taylor Funeral and Cremation Services


Bronze- $125

Delta Kappa Gamma

Kiwanis Port Charlotte Sunrise

Amplified Termite and Pest Control

Glamour Puss

Korman Relief and Wellness

CCSLA (Charlotte County Schools Leadership Association)

Friendly Floors

Isabel & Annabel's Mexican Restaurant 


Copper- $50

Charlotte State Bank and Trust 

The Dempsey Family

Gulf Home Builders


In Kind

New Day Christian Church

Visual Arts Center


Sun Newspapers

CCPS Art Teachers

Bisque It

Howard Hartke


Soups and Breads Provided by:

Whiskey Creek

The Perfect Caper

Dean’s South of the Border


Charlotte Harbor Yacht Club


Joseph’s Deli

Red Lobster

Captain’s Table

The Celtic Ray

Isles Yacht Club

Phil’s 41 Restaurant

River City Grill

Harpoon Harry’s


Jack’s on Marion

The Ice House Pub

Royal Thai Oriental Restaurant

Village Fish Market


Charlotte County Cultural Center

The Curve

Jason’s Deli

Downtown Gator’s

Michael Haymans

Buffalo Wings and Rings

Beef O’ Brady’s

Nino’s Italian Bakery

Hurricane Charley’s


Water Provided By:

Crystal Springs Water- Marty McCarthy

Culligan- Chad Czerny


Paper Goods Provided By:

SNACC- School Nutrition Association of Charlotte County

The Church of the Latter-day Saints



















































Join us....

come out to make and paint bowls at the Visual Arts Center

for the 2015 Empty Bowls Event.


Make Bowls- Saturday, September 19, 1-3pm

Glaze Bowls- Saturday, October 3, 1-3pm

at the

Visual Arts Center


to reserve a spot call 941-639-8810

210 Maud St.

Punta Gorda, FL 33950

(across from Fisherman's Village)





Homeless and Free/Reduced Lunch Rates as of Sept./Oct. 2015



Funds raised by Empty Bowls support:

CCPS Homeless Education Project

Charlotte County Homeless Coalition

The Yah Yah Girls Backpack Kidz

Meals on Wheels


 For more information about Empty Bowls contact Joann Winkler

Email: joann.winkler@yourcharlotteschools.net

Phone: 941-255-7515