Dozens of area restaurants are taking part in one of the largest fundraisers for a Wausau non-profit that offers food, clothing and other services to area residents in need.
The Neighbor's Place was started in Wausau in 1987 through cooperation among several area churches. They say their mission is simple: help people in need.
The fundraiser, Empty Bowls, is Saturday, Nov. 9 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. At the Rothschild Pavilion. Tickets are $10-- includes meal and bowl. Tickets for ages 6-12 is $5-- meal only. Five-years and under are free.
The bowls are handcrafted and donated by area artists.
The following restaurants and have donated the following soups for the 6th annual event:
2510 – Cheesy Beer Sausage
Allister Deacon’s – Gluten Free Tomato Basil
Becca’s Café – Red Pepper & Smoked Gouda
Carlie & Company – Kale, Sausage, & Potato
Carmellos – Creamy Wild Rice w/ Ham
Casual Joes – Minestrone
Clay House – Santa Fe Chicken Chili
Day’s Bowl O Dome – Chicken Noodle
Downtown Grocery – Vegetarian Jambalaya
Emma Krumbees – Stuffed Green Pepper
Filling Station – Camper’s Stew
Friendship House – Chicken Rice
Great Dane –Potato Bacon
Green Mill Restaurant – Chicken Enchilada
Greenwood Hills – Chili
IHOP – Loaded Potato
Kim Raifsnider – Cheesy Buffalo Chicken
La Prima – Buttery Squash & Apple
Mino Spada – Italian Wedding Soup
Olive Garden – Minestrone
Palm Supper Club – Chunky Beef Chili
Pinewood Supper Club – Clam Chowder
Red Eye Brewery – Cheesy WI Beer & Brat
St. Andrews Lutheran Church – Beef Barley Mushroom
St. Andrews Lutheran Church – Chicken Noodle
Townies Grill – Butternut Squash
Vino Latte – Tomato Peanut
Wausau County Club – Creamy Tomato Basil Bisque
Yo Chubby Gringo – Spicy Red Chile Sopa
Click here to buy tickets online. Tickets can also be purchased the day of the event.
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