4th Annual Empty Bowls – Sept. 24!

Sponsorships are now available for the 4th Annual Empty Bowls Community Luncheon happening Thursday, September 24, 2015.  Your sponsorship will support the work of the 5Cities Homeless Coalition to house and serve homeless families in South County.  You give. We act. Families find homes and hope. If interested please contact Liz Howland  (805) 574- 1638 or or email liz.howland@5chc.org .

Tickets are also now on sale for the Coalition’s 4th Annual Empty Bowls Community Luncheon.  Join us anytime from 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church Parish Hall in Arroyo Grande. We’ll have to-go bowls too for those who need to come and go! Ticket sales are brisk, so please purchase in advance if you can. A limited number will be available on site.

Eventbrite - 4th Annual 5Cities Homeless Coalition Empty Bowls Luncheon Purchase your tickets here (small handling fee charged), You may also order tickets by phone or email, and we’ll have them at “will call” for you. Call (805) 574-1638.  If you can’t make it to the lunch, you can still help by filing our bowl of hope.

Harvesting Hope Festival, Oct. 25, 2015


Sponsorships are now available for the 4th Annual Harvesting Hope Festival, happening Sunday, October 25 in Nipomo at Trilogy at Monarch Dunes Clubhouse, 1645 Trilogy Parkway.  Your sponsorship will support homeless children in the South County.  Click here for your sponsorship form:  Sponsorship Form

The Harvesting Hope Festival is a celebration of locally handcrafted art, food and wines. Produced by the Trilogy Service Club, the event showcases the works of local artists, wineries and the residents of Trilogy at Monarch Dunes. The event is a fundraising benefit with all proceeds benefiting the 5Cities Homeless Coalition and Nipomo Food Basket. The 5Cities Homeless Coalition will use these proceeds to benefit homeless children and their families in the South County.

Come any time between Noon and 4:00 p.m. to enjoy a simple meal of hearty homemade soups in handcrafted bowls with bread. For a $25 donation you choose a handcrafted bowl made by members of the Trilogy Service Club. Enjoy the meal, keep the bowl and know you have helped to make a difference.

Stroll the grounds to enjoy great music, sample local wines and peruse the works of local artists.

You mEventbrite - Harvesting Hope Festival 2014ay purchase your tickets by clicking the ticket button at left.  A small admin fee applies for online ticket sales.  If you prefer you may purchase tickets at the door, or in advance at the Monarch Clubhouse or by contacting 5Cities Homeless Coalition at (805) 574-1638.


You give, we act, and families find homes and hope


When we ask for your support, we show you where and how we put your gifts to work. When you read that we are helping our local neighbors take the next step to get back on their feet, this is happening because of you. In 2014, hundreds of our homeless neighbors received direct financial assistance […]

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