Stories tagged with: Souper Bowl

October 18, 2015 - 6:19pm
40 weeks 5 days ago

The 19th annual SOUPer Bowl kicked off Sunday afternoon.

Each year the fundraiser benefits non-profits that provide food to the hungry everyday including Eastside Community Ministry, The Salvation Army, Christ's Table, The Muskingum County Senior Center and Fellowship of Christ's Community. Due to its success and the way it continues to grow each year, the fundraiser needed a bigger venue and took place at the OUZ campus. This year they plan to serve 1,200 people.

"The other...

December 9, 2014 - 5:02pm
1 year 33 weeks ago

The figures are out. The annual SOUPer Bowl raised over $13,000 for local charitable organizations.

Fellowship of Christ's Community, Christ's Table, Muskingum County Center for Seniors, Eastside Community Ministries and the Salvation Army all received $2,640. Co-Chair Mary Burkhart said the funds will help provide for thousands of meals for Christ's Table.

"I think the best way to describe this is this translates into 10,000 meals for Christ's Table, so I think that pretty...

October 15, 2014 - 5:52pm
7 weeks 1 day ago

The 18th Annual SOUPer Bowl Benefit Luncheon is Sunday the 19th at the Muskingum County Center for Seniors.

Tickets are $6 at the door, $5 in advance and $4 for children 12 and under. Keely Warden from Christ's Table said they will have five different types of soups, hot sandwiches, sloppy joe's, hot-dogs and homemade cookies. She explained why this event is so important to the community and its non-profit organizations.

"There are 22 supporting churches, and 19 corporate...

November 22, 2013 - 6:54pm
2 years 35 weeks ago

A local fundraiser provided monetary donations to five service organizations in our area.

This year, the 17th Annual Souper Bowl raised enough money to give away five $2,500 checks to Christ's Table, Eastside Community Ministries, The Salvation Army, Fellowship of Christ, and the Muskingum County Center for Seniors.

"I am really excited about it because it shows that the community comes together to help those in need and we do run a soup kitchen and we also run a pantry...

October 14, 2013 - 5:10pm
2 years 41 weeks ago

Organizers are gearing up for this Sunday's 17th Annual Souper Bowl Benefit and invites the community to join them for a warm meal .

More than 40 area sponsors and local churches are joining together to make this year's fundraiser a success. There will be musical entertainment, and a variety of food options for guests to purchase for $5.

"We have four different kinds of soup," said Co-Organizer, Keely Warden. We have vegetarian vegetable, we have bean soup, a really...

December 4, 2012 - 5:29pm
3 years 34 weeks ago

Five local charities received checks from the proceeds of this year's souper bowl event. The five beneficiaries are: Eastside Community Ministry, Muskingum County Center for Seniors, The Salvation Army, Fellowship of Christ's Community and Christ's Table.

The annual event in October raised almost fifteen hundred dollars for the five charities. Divided by five, each organization received almost three thousand dollars and those funds can go a long way.

"It's always good to...

October 21, 2012 - 9:21pm
3 years 40 weeks ago

Tables at the Muskingum County Center for Seniors were filled with people supporting Christ's Table, Eastside Community Ministry, Salvation Army, Fellowship of Christ, and the Senior Center, for the 16th annual Souper Bowl.

"There's no denomination to hunger." said Keely Warden, Executive Director of Christ's Table. "When all these different religions can come together for a good cause, and that's feeding the hungry, a bowl of soup for a bowl of soup. It's just wonderful...

October 19, 2012 - 6:27pm
3 years 40 weeks ago

The super bowl is coming early to Zanesville.

The 16th annual "Souper Bowl" will take place this Sunday from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Muskingum County Center for Seniors. Christ's Table's Executive Director is sure this year will attract as many, if not more people than it has in the past.

"It's a good place to come over church and have lunch. We'll have four different kinds of soup here, we'll have sandwiches, hot dogs, sloppy Joes and there's that...

October 16, 2011 - 4:28pm
4 years 41 weeks ago

A simple meal to meet basic needs. Hundreds came out Sunday afternoon to enjoy the "Souper Bowl."

The benefit luncheon at the Muskingum County Center for Seniors served up soup, sandwiches and desert. All proceeds of the day will be divided between 8 area non profit organizations.

"There is been a lot of local organizations with need, a lot of people who just can't get by and we thought the recipient organizations were very worthy ones," said ...

December 1, 2010 - 4:21pm
5 years 34 weeks ago

After successfully raising over 10,000 dollars from the Souper Bowl Luncheon Benefit held back in October, The Muskingum County Center For Seniors is now donating the proceeds to several area organizations.  They have been selected for their dedication to the community.

"We talk about the organizations that need support in the community and the different projects that they are involved in and from that group, we choose the 6 organizations," said Marcy White, Co-...

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