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Civic Events for Fri., Nov. 19
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    Austin Empty Bowl Project

    The 25th annual event is largely virtual, meaning two weeks to make an impact for those experiencing hunger. Go online to shop the store, bid on the silent auction, or make a donation to benefit Central Texas Food Bank and Meals on Wheels Central Texas. Those who buy bowls can pick them up at a drive-through Nov. 21 at CTFB.
    Through Nov. 20  
    Online; pick up bowls at Central Texas Food Bank, 6500 Metropolis
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    City of Austin "How to Help" Portal

    Looking for the right way to help your community during the pandemic? Or do you have a volunteer opportunity that you want to list? Visit the city's "How to Help" portal to make a match. The portal includes ways to help from home, donation drives, and active community engagement opportunities.
     
    Online
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    Community Health Forum

    Join an online forum Thursday or tune in to KAZI 88.7FM Friday to give feedback on the Austin/Travis County Community Health Plan. Or chip in your two cents online at SpeakUpAustin.org.
    Thu., Nov. 18, 6:30pm; Fri., Nov. 19, 6pm  
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    Donate Blood, Get a Free Scarf

    As temps drop, We Are Blood has your back (or neck). Donate blood or platelets to get a limited-edition scarf while supplies last.
    Nov. 18-27, 8am-6pm. Free.  
    We Are Blood donor centers
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    Mission Accomplished Thanksgiving Basket Giveaway

    Monetary and food donations are needed to help Mission Accomplished provide meal baskets for Austinites experiencing homelessness. Volunteer opportunities are also available for basket assembly and distribution.
    Basket assembly: Fri., Nov. 19; basket distribution: Sun., Nov. 1. Free.  
    Citywide
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    Project Connect Virtual Open House

    The virtual open house is designed to welcome a new round of feedback on Austin's high-capacity transit plan.
    Online
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    Zilker Park Vision Plan Pop-up: District 3

    Speak with the project team behind the restoration and future development of Austin’s beloved park and learn more about potential design scenarios.
    Fri., Nov. 19, 5-8pm  
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