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Empty Bowls luncheon aims to fight hunger in Santa Maria

Posted at 9:12 AM, Oct 24, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-24 14:27:33-04

The Santa Maria Empty Bowls luncheon is happening Wednesday.

The event aims to fight hunger in the City of Santa Maria. According to the Food Bank of Santa Barbara County, 47% of the food distributed throughout the county goes to Santa Maria residents.

Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at the door. Tickets are no longer available online.

The luncheon is happening from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Santa Maria Fairpark.

All proceeds from the event will go towards providing healthy food and nutritional education for the residents of Santa Maria.

KSBY Daybreak anchors Christina Favuzzi and Brooke Martell will be serving at Wednesday’s event.