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heb checkThe Food Bank RGV proudly announces H-E-B Hunger Relief as the Title and Presenting sponsor for the 17th Annual Empty Bowls Luncheon and Silent Auction. H-E-B Hunger Relief's remarkable commitment to the cause shines through their generous donation, which provides 100,000 meals to those at risk of hunger in the Rio Grande Valley.

"H-E-B Hunger Relief's ongoing dedication to battling hunger in our community truly touches our hearts," CEO Libby A. Saenz expressed warmly. "Their unwavering support means the world to us, and we are deeply moved to have them as our Title and Presenting Sponsor for 2023."

The Food Bank RGV cordially invites the public to join them for this significant event, scheduled for October 17, 2023, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Bert Ogden Arena in Edinburg, TX. Proudly presented by H-E-B Hunger Relief, the 17th Annual Empty Bowls Luncheon and Silent Auction promises to be a memorable occasion, aimed at raising crucial funds needed for the Food Bank of the Rio Grande Valley. The event, emceed by KRGV’s Tim Smith and KTEX’s JoJo Cerda, offers attendees a delightful culinary experience with dishes from over 30 local restaurants. In addition to the delectable food, Empty Bowls will feature an exciting silent auction, raffles, and various engaging activities. Each guest will also receive a unique hand-painted ceramic bowl, symbolizing the ongoing hunger challenges faced by many in the Rio Grande Valley.

Tickets are available for $35 at the Radisson Hotel McAllen Airport, Bert Ogden Arena box office, and online at BertOgdenArena.com. For more information, contact Philip Farias at 956-904-4513 | pfarias@foodbankrgv.com or visit foodbankrgv.com