In its first two years, Arcadia University’s Empty Bowl Benefit Dinner served only a few dozen guests. They convened in a small room and ate from Styrofoam bowls instead of the colorful, handmade ceramic dishes that have become hallmarks of the annual event.
Thanks to the hard work of generations of volunteers and Arcadia’s Office of Community Service, the tradition has grown in reach and impact, drawing nearly 900 people to Grey Towers Castle on Nov. 18 to dine on food donated by local restaurants. Read more: bit.ly/1ccMv2M
Video by Deanna Haasz ’15