Empty Bowls fundraiser to fight hunger


Empty Bowls 2019
March 2, 2019
11:00 – 1:30pm
Tucson Chinese Cultural Center
1288 W. River Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85704

“We hope you will join us for a delicious samplings of soups, breads and desserts offered by local restaurants, live music; and of course, beautifully handcrafted ceramic bowls to choose from! There will be a large selection of raffle and silent auction prizes. All of the proceeds will go to support the Interfaith Community Services Food Banks and services. We look forward to making this on-of-a-kind event a success! ”


tickets are $25, purchase online here: https://one.bidpal.net/emptybowls2019/ticketing(details:ticketing-summary)

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Carolyn Classen
Carolyn Sugiyama Classen, a life long Democrat, was born & raised in the State of Hawaii, was a Legislative Aide for U.S. Senator Daniel K. Inouye on Capitol Hill, and practiced law for a while. In Tucson she worked as a tribal staff attorney for the Pascua Yaqui Tribe and later was the Interim Executive Director of the now defunct Domestic Violence Commission. In 2008 she became a “My Tucson” guest columnist for the Tucson Citizen newspaper, then continued blogging for Tucsoncitizen.com for over four and a half years. Her blogsite was entitled “Carolyn’s Community” about community events and some political news, until Gannett Publishing shut down the site on January 31, 2014. She started with Blog for Arizona on Feb. 11, 2014. Part time she has been sitting as a Hearing Officer in Pima County Consolidated Justice Courts Small Claims Division since April, 2005. She is married to University of Arizona Distinguished Professor Albrecht Classen, a native of Germany. They have one son, who lives in Seattle, WA with his wife and daughter. She is also the Editor of the Southern Arizona Japanese Cultural Coalition website, www.southernazjapan.org (since Jan. 2013).


  1. i love your community postings, but they all too often appear when it’s too late for me to arrange transportation. like this one. a week ahead would be grand!

    • Hi Donna, in the past I used to post earlier, but it seemed that it was best to just post a few days prior. I’ll take your comments into consideration. For most events, best to rely on the image Calendar link (which I post weeks/months in advance if time permits):


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