Empty Bowls of West Volusia: Tickets on sale now!

Thursday, March 28 | 5-8 p.m.VENUE 142, Downtown DeLand


Though this event is sold out, we still need and welcome your support. Give a one-time or recurring gift at http://www.lovelocalnhc.org. Thank you!

Enjoy an inspiring meal and silent auction with friends and family while helping eradicate hunger in West Volusia by raising funds for The Neighborhood Center of West Volusia’s emergency food bank and daily food pantry.

Tickets include: Handmade Bowl | Soup | Bread | Dessert | Water/Tea | Silent Auction

$20 adult (12 and up); Child: 1 free with 1 paid adult
($10 for additional children under 12)

Empty Bowls Project raises awareness, funds to fight hunger Oct. 20


Raise funds, awareness and combat hunger in West Volusia, with The Empty Bowls Project in DeLand!

Ticket holders come to St. Barnabas Episcopal Church from 5 – 7 p.m., Oct. 20, to choose from clay pottery bowls made by local professionals and amateurs, enjoy a soup dinner and take their bowl home as a reminder of those whose bowls are empty.

Funds benefit Faith At Work and The Neighborhood Center. Click to reserve your space.


Robed in Love breakfast tribute to honor Ed and Pauline Lacey Oct. 24

Put on your robe and join the fun!

Robed in Love — 8 – 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 24

Wayne G. Sanborn Center, DeLand

This inaugural breakfast tribute will honor 2018 “Love Local Award” recipients Ed and Pauline Lacey for their incredible support of The Neighborhood Center of West Volusia, thank the community, build awareness of The Neighborhood Center of West Volusia and its mission, and earn revenue for the organization with an annual tribute breakfast.

Registration is available online at www.lovelocalnhc.org and will be open until 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19.

And of course, we welcome you to invite any friends, family and colleagues who’d hate to miss it, too!

We hope you can attend Robed in Love on Oct. 24 and help us honor the Laceys for all their support of The Neighborhood Center of West Volusia. We certainly would enjoy a wonderful morning together.

TICKETS: lovelocalnhc.org

SPONSORSHIPS: Are available, too, from $500 – $5,000. (Email susan.clark@nhcwv.org for sponsorship details.)

“Empty Bowls Project” to benefit The Neighborhood Center


Cheri Haring and her crew are raising funds and awareness to combat hunger in West Volusia, with an ‘Empty Bowls Project’ on Oct. 20. All ticket holders will come to the Harwood Center at St. Barnabas Church from 5 – 7 p.m. to choose from pottery bowls made from clay by local professionals and amateurs, have a hearty soup dinner donated by local restaurants and community members, and take their bowl home as a reminder of those whose bowls are Empty.

All proceeds will be shared between Faith at Work of St. Barnabas Church and The Neighborhood Center of West Volusia.

Click and join the fun fundraiser!

Wine to Water Tickets on Sale Now!

Tickets are on sale now at The Neighborhood Center of West Volusia Thrift Shop (434 S. Woodland Blvd., DeLand) and at The Elusive Grape (133 N. Woodland Blvd., DeLand) for “Wine to Water” – a popular fundraiser for The Neighborhood Center. Proceeds from each ticket sold for “Wine to Water” will go to The Neighborhood Center’s water fund to help prevent homelessness. Each ticket pays water bills for two families for a month.

The Wine to Water fundraiser will be from 5 – 7 p.m. Monday, August 6, at the Elusive Grape. A limited number of tickets to the event are available for $100 each, and include food, wine, entertainment and five raffle tickets.

We thank the sponsors who are making this event possible!

Join us for a great time on August 6. Get your tickets today! For more information about the Wine to Water fundraiser, please contact Gery Walker, volunteer event organizer, at 386-748-2511.