Council of the Arts Empty Bowls Festival Food Drive Underway!

The community is invited to support the Round Rock Empty Bowls Festival, a service-learning project of RRISD Visual Arts through our RRISD Council of the Arts sponsored Food Drive.  Barrels from the Round Rock Area Serving Center are currently at all RRISD campuses March 19 through April 11, 2018.  Each campus is working to collect food for the Serving Center to support the food pantry and relieve hunger in our community.  The list of non-perishable items below are high need in the pantry:

Most Needed Items to Collect

• Canned vegetables ~ corn and green beans are the most popular
• Canned fruit
• Canned soup
• Top Ramen
• Peanut Butter
• Macaroni ‘n cheese
• Canned meat and tuna
• Pasta ~ spaghetti, macaroni
• Rice and pinto beans
• Cereal
• Toilet paper
• Diapers

Join us as we #fighthunger for our students, families and community.  The Round Rock Empty Bowls Festival will be held Saturday, April 14, 2018 at Cedar Ridge High School from 11am-2pm.  Attendees are invited to make a donation of $10 for a simple meal of soup, bread and a drink with a handmade bowl of their choice by students and artists within the Round Rock ISD schools and community.