GRANTS PASS, Ore.-- Tonight at 6 p.m. is the Empty Bowl event at Parkway Christian Center.
1 in 5 people in Josephine County are food insecure. Most of those being children.
Tickets for the annual event can be purchased online for $30.
At the event you will be given a bowl. Fill it up with soup and bread. After the event you will be able to bring the bowl home as a reminder of hunger in the community.There will also be a silent auction.
All the money raised will go towards buying meals. Last year this event raised $11,000 which was enough for 55,000 meals.