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Empty Bowl Project helps the needy

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A fundraiser was held Saturday to help benefit the Goshen Interfaith Hospitality Network.

It's called the "Empty Bowl Project."

Hundreds of people made a $15 donation and chose a bowl, handmade by artists with the Goshen Clay Artists' Guild, to fill with a humble soup dinner.

"With the cold, snow and everything people are ready to get out and do some fun things so we're hoping they come here and join us," says Goshen Clay Artist Guild Treasurer Jessica Koscher.

Organizers were expecting a big crowd, typically 700 people attend the annual fundraiser that's in its 13th year.

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