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Souper Bowl Benefit Coming in January

The Food Bank of Northwest Indiana invites you to the second annual Souper Bowl on Sunday, January 31st, from 1pm-3pm. This soup sampling competition will feature 20+ soups, local vendors, raffles, and squares for the big game. All proceeds will support hunger relief programs and services throughout Lake and Porter Counties. Masks and social distancing are required.

Each attendee will be given a token to vote for their favorite soup. And if you donate two non-perishable food items, then you’ll receive an extra token to vote for your favorite soup.

1. Have an “award winning” soup? Each participant is required to prepare enough soup for one hundred (100) four ounce (4 oz.) samples. Small cups, spoons, and napkins will be supplied by the Food Bank of Northwest Indiana. Electricity is available if needed. Sign up here to become a soup presenter:
2. We have 6 vendor spaces available. Each vendor will receive a 10×10 space with a 6ft table and two chairs. Electricity is available if needed. Sign up here to become a vendor:

To learn more about sponsorship opportunities, please contact Amy McDunn at 219.980.1777 x313 or

The food Bank is located at 6490 Broadway, Merrillville, Indiana.

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