What is Souper Bowls?
ABOUT THE EVENT
Souper Bowls of Hope is Victoria Youth Empowerment Society’s annual Lunchtime event that brings the Citizens of Greater Victoria & the Downtown Business community together to help fund programs for youth at risk in the downtown core. Each year this Iconic event attracts approximately 400 supporters.
Take a break from your workday and come dine on delicious soup created by three of Victoria’s Top Chefs and choose a beautifully handcrafted bowl to take home.
Have fun with The Vic High R&B Band
The Vic High R&B Band is a career preparation program based at Vic High and is open to all public school students.
The Program now in it’s 26th year is designed to prepare music students for post secondary study and a career in the music industry.
The band performs 30 to 40 shows a year from community events to corporate shows to major festivals. Highlights include invitations from around the world (Germany, Qatar in the middle east, Denmark, Iceland, England and all across Canada) performances with Motown superstar Martha Reeves and most recently BB Kings and the Hard Rock Café in both Nashville and Memphis.
Keep the bowl
Souper Bowls is supported by the talented members of the South Vancouver Island Potter’s Guild who make both ‘take home’ bowls and remarkable other clay creations for purchase. In addition, Fired Up Ceramic Studios, Cedar Hill Arts Centre, and various schools show their support through the concept of youth helping youth by creating and donating bowls for your enjoyment.
We are “souper” excited to have professional auctioneer, Frank Berke, join us for our live auction!
When Frank isn’t busy helping numerous charities in Victoria, this award-winning realtor is assisting realty clients at DFH Real Estate Ltd.!
We have over 50 incredible items to bid on. Check them all out, and choose which one these gifts you would like to bid on to support the Souper Bowls event, and the YES Society.