Empty Bowls

Thank you so much, Juneau, for making another Empty Bowls event a success and for helping us reach our fundraising goal.


A special thank you to our sponsors Flint Hills Resources, McKinley Capital, Sealaska Corporation, Goldbelt, Inc., Elgee Rehfeld Mertz, Wells Fargo, Alaska Seafood Processors Association, Valley Lumber, Family Physicians, Valley Medical, Juneau Rotary, United Way of Southeast Alaska, Theater in the Rough, Valley Paint, Faulkner Banfield, Alaska Glacier Seafoods, McDowell Group, Bob Thorstensen Jr., SE Alaska Seiners Association, Taku Smokeries, Alaska Marine Lines, Glacier Valley Restaurant and Wild Oven Bakehouse. 

A huge thank you to bowl makers Jeremy Kane and UAS Ceramics Students, Brandon Howard, Chelsea Harris, Colin Dukes, Bobby Simpson, Katie Strehler, Riley Paul, Garret Cheeseman, Johnson Lewis, Thunder Mountain High School Ceramics Students, , Paul Voelckers, James Voelckers, Matt Voelckers, Don Gotschall, Neil Slotnick, Al Tingley, Kevin Miller, Tongass Turners, Sue Ann Randall, Kim Ney, The Canvas Community Art Studio and Gallery, Layla Hughes, David Depew, Mike Missler, Margo Waring, Colette Oliver, Janeann and Eric Twelker, Betty Bell, Jim Bowman, Marianne Manning, Jane Terry, Sandra Mander, Gretchen Pence and R. Fletcher.

A big thank you to: Juneau Rotary, Glory Hole Patrons, People to People Ambassadors, Glory Hole Board, Wild Oven, Glacier Swim Club, Glory Hole Staff, Aaron Elmore, Rob Billideau, Sharon Gaiptman, Tom Locher, Sharon Gaiptman, Rick Bellagh, Mary and Greg DeSmet and Zach Lesher

Thank you to those who provided soup, including El Sombrero, The Baranof, Douglas Café, Federal Building Café, UAS Mourant Café, The Hangar, The Island Pub, Mi Casa, Rainbow Foods, Udder Culture, The Rookery Café, The Southeast Waffle Company, Zen, TK Maguire and The Glory Hole.

And thank you to silent auction contributors Oceana, Thatcher Brouwer and F/V Deep Sea, Bailey Fisheries LLC, Skeins Fine Yarns, The Bear’s Lair, Alaskan Brewery Depot, Temsco Helicopters, Foggy Mountain Shop, Nugget Alaskan Outfitters, The Artist’s Co-Op, Rufus Paige, First Impressions, Dolphin Tours, Ben Franklin, Aurora Projekt, Rainbow Foods, the Glory Hole Board, Emily Cotter, Heather Parker, B’s Bistro, Rogelio Cardo, Karen Dillon, Joyce Smith, Odetter Edgar, Mary Allen Frank, Aurah Landau, Sandy Burd and all of the other amazing dessert makers and contributors.

We are very sorry if we missed any name and thanks so much for contributing. This event would absolutely not be possible without you.

Mariya Lovishchuk

Executive Director, The Glory Hole


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