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Empty bowls fundraiser a big hit

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ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

The Meals on Wheels "Empty Bowls" fundraiser was a sold out event Monday.

About 400 people bought handmade bowls for $20.00 each, then showed up for lunch at the Senior Life Enrichment Center.

Restaurants around town provided more than a half dozen different soups.

The fundraiser sponsored by the Albany Area Arts Council and the Sowega Council on Aging raises money for the meals on wheels program that provides hot meals to 800 seniors in Doughier and surrounding counties.

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