13th Annual Empty Plate Strolling Dinner & Auction


Thursday, May 2nd, 2019 – 5:30 p.m.
Big Ten Room – Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center
Michigan State University – East Lansing, Michigan

Since its inception, the Empty Plate event has raised over $4 million
which has helped to feed tens of thousands of hungry families.

Support the Greater Lansing Food Bank’s
13th annual Empty Plate Strolling Dinner & Auction
to help make a true impact on hunger in our community.

Guests will enjoy:

  • A casual strolling dinner featuring the area’s top chefs from:
    — Bordeaux at Crowne Plaza Lansing West
    — Morton’s Fine Catering
    — Radisson Hotel Lansing
    — The State Room at Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center
    — Troppo/Tavern & Tap
    — University Club of MSU
  • A commemorative “empty plate” decorated by local school children
  • Live and silent auctions featuring unique items including sports packages, vacation packages and other distinctive objects and opportunities
  • Presentation of the annual Founders’ Award
  • A chance to socialize with many of your friends and community leaders
  • An important opportunity to make a difference for thousands of our neighbors in need

Thank you to our current 2019 Sponsors!

Sponsorships are still available – download a 2019 Sponsorship Packet!


Have an auction item to donate?  Download an Auction Item Donation Form.

Need more information about Empty Plate?  Contact Sarah J. at 517.853.7810.