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10th annual Empty Bowls Clarksville a Huge Success

 

Empty Bowls ClarksvilleClarksville, TN – Hundreds participated in the 10th annual Empty Bowls Clarksville Tuesday, with volunteers at eight local churches serving meals to raise money and awareness for area residents dealing with food insecurities.

This year’s theme; Hope, Not Hunger, will raise tens of thousands of dollars for Loaves & Fishes, and Urban Ministries Food Pantry, local agencies that provide thousands of meals each year for those in need in our community.

Brenda Harper is one of the Empty Bowls volunteers who worked the event at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church.

Immaculate Conception Church hosted Empty Bowls 2018 Tuesday. This is the 10th year of the event which benefits Loaves & Fishes, and Urban Ministries.

Immaculate Conception Church hosted Empty Bowls 2018 Tuesday. This is the 10th year of the event which benefits Loaves & Fishes, and Urban Ministries.

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Acuff Circle now accepting nominates for Ovation Awards

 

Acuff Circle of ExcellenceClarksville, TN – The deadline is fast approaching for nominations for the coveted Acuff Circle of Excellence Ovation Awards in the arts.

The nominees must have made significant contributions to the artistic and cultural life of the Clarksville-Montgomery County community. Anyone can submit nominations. Nominations will be accepted through Tuesday, January 20th. The awards ceremony is March 1st at the Customs House Museum. «Read the rest of this article»

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Altra Federal Credit Union’s Drive Away Hunger Campaign Generates Over $21,000 Nationally to Fight Hunger

 

Empty Bowls of Clarksville received $1,680

Altra Federal Credit UnionClarksville, TN – Altra Federal Credit Union raised over $21,000 nationally with its Drive Away Hunger Campaign. “Hunger is a very real concern in the communities we serve,” stated Cheryl Dutton, Vice President of Marketing for Altra Federal Credit Union. “Besides the financial contribution achieved by the campaign, Drive Away Hunger also generated awareness of the increasing need our communities face in feeding the hungry.”

Altra donated $10.00 for every car, truck, and motorcycle loan financed through Altra from October 1st through November 30th.

Altra Federal Credit Union presents the donation check to Empty Bowls Clarksville

Altra Federal Credit Union presents the donation check to Empty Bowls Clarksville

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Acuff Circle of Excellence seeks nominations for Ovation Awards

 

Acuff Circle of ExcellenceClarksville, TN – The coveted Acuff Circle of Excellence Ovation Awards in the arts will be presented March 1st, 2015, but nominations already are being sought.

The Circle, a non-profit organization affiliated with the Austin Peay State University Foundation, is a patrons society of the Center of Excellence for the Creative Arts. The awards have been presented since 1996. «Read the rest of this article»

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Clarksville’s Sixth Annual Empty Bowls fundraiser to be held February 25th, 2014

 

Sixth annual Empty Bowls Clarksville expands Hope Not Hunger fundraiser to six congregations in 2014.

Empty Bowls ClarksvilleClarksville, TN – The problems associated with hunger and food insecurity are not confined to the nation’s largest cities. With over seventeen percent of Clarksville residents living below the poverty level, hunger and food insecurity are a harsh reality for many people in our community.

That means that hundreds of working adults, children and seniors in our community struggle with hunger every day. Food insecurity refers to the availability of food and access to it. Those who are considered food insecure do not know when they will have their next meal.

2014 Empty Bowls February 25th. (Bill Larson - ClarksvilleOnline.com)

2014 Empty Bowls February 25th. (Bill Larson – ClarksvilleOnline.com)

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APSU’s Acuff Circle of Excellence seeking 2014 Ovation Award nominations

 

APSU Center of Excellence for the Creative ArtsClarksville, TN – The Acuff Circle of Excellence, a nonprofit patron society of the Austin Peay State University Center of Excellence for the Creative Arts, is seeking nominations for the coveted Ovation Awards, presented annually since 1996.

The nominees must have made significant contributions to the artistic and cultural life of the Clarksville-Montgomery County community. Anyone can submit nominations.

While the Ovation Awards will be presented at a celebration on March 2nd, 2014, at the Customs House Museum and Cultural Center, nominations are being sought now through Friday, January 17th, 2014. «Read the rest of this article»

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APSU Center for Excellence for the Creative Arts awarded the 2010-11 Ovation awards

 

Acuff Chair of ExcellenceClarksville, TN – The Acuff Circle of Excellence Community Advisory Board of the Austin Peay State University Center of Excellence for the Creative Arts presented its annual Ovation Awards on Sunday, March 6th to those who have made significant contributions to the artistic and cultural life of the Clarksville community.

The Ovation Awards were established in 1995 by the APSU Center of Excellence for the Creative Arts.

Dr. Anne Glass after bring presented with the George Mabry Award by Soli Fott

Dr. Anne Glass after bring presented with the George Mabry Award by Soli Fott

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