Empty Bowls 2023

12th annual Empty Bowls fundraiser

Saturday, March 4
11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Tucson Chinese Cultural Center
1288 W. River Road

Enjoy signature soups, breads and desserts donated by local restaurants and food partners, participate in a silent auction and raffle, and select a beautiful pottery bowl—made and donated by a local artist—to keep.


Buy a Ticket


Event tickets are no longer available, but you can still support ICS.

  • Bid online in the silent auction. Winning bidders can pick up their items at the ICS Northwest Office through March 17 during regular business hours. 
  • Buy raffle tickets. Your tickets will be entered in drawings for gift cards. You will be notified by phone if you win.

We hope to see you next year at Empty Bowls 2024!

serving soup

Become a Sponsor

Five sponsorship levels are available for organizations and individuals. Get VIP event tickets, recognition on event day signage, and more.

Title Sponsor: $10,000
Platinum Tureen: $5,000
Gold Bowl: $2,500
Silver Ladle: $1,000
Souper Hero: $500


Donate an Auction Item

Items for the raffles and silent auction at Empty Bowls are donated by local businesses and individuals. These include artwork, pottery, sculptures, passes and tickets for experiences, restaurant gift cards, and more.