BROWNWOOD, Texas -

Brownwood's Good Samaritan Ministries is holding an event called Empty Bowls, where the public can get a taste of what families in poverty consume on a daily basis.

The event will be held in the Brownwood Coliseum from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday. There is a request for a minimum $10 donation.

KTXS News will get the facts on how this benefits the community and how it helps Good Samaritan Ministries achieve its goals.