Fundraiser Section

Historical Society to showcase local prohibition legacy this Saturday, Mar. 17

Historical Society to showcase local prohibition legacy this Saturday, Mar. 17

The Historical Society of Federal Way will kick off St. Patrick’s Day with a party, presentation, and fundraiser this Saturday, March 17, all focused upon bootlegging legend Roy Olmstead’s life... [Read more]

Highline Heritage Museum Fundraising Auction is online now

Highline Heritage Museum Fundraising Auction is online now

The Highline Heritage Museum is running an online auction to help raise funds for exhibit development in its new museum. “Local businesses and individuals have donated items that we hope you will... [Read more]

REMINDER: Poverty Bay Wine Festival is this weekend!

REMINDER: Poverty Bay Wine Festival is this weekend!

REMINDER: The 14th annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival opens TONIGHT (5–10 p.m., Friday, Mar. 2) and continues through Saturday (Noon–8 p.m., March 3)! This is an outstanding, local/grassroots wine festival... [Read more]

Judson Park’s annual Pancake Breakfast fundraiser will be Saturday, Mar. 10

Judson Park’s annual Pancake Breakfast fundraiser will be Saturday, Mar. 10

It’s Pancake Breakfast Time! Mark your calendar for Saturday, March 10, 2018, from 8 a.m. – 11 a.m., the Annual Pancake Breakfast is a delicious and eagerly-anticipated tradition at Judson Park. Menu... [Read more]

St. Francis of Assisi School’s fundraiser Auction(s) will be March 9 & 10

St. Francis of Assisi School’s fundraiser Auction(s) will be March 9 & 10

‘Diamonds Are Forever’ – a fundraiser for Burien’s St. Francis of Assisi School – will be held on Friday, March 9 (silent auction), and Saturday, March 10 (live auction). Saturday’s... [Read more]

Luau Lunch fundraiser & free slot car racing at NPUCC on Sunday, March 4

Luau Lunch fundraiser & free slot car racing at NPUCC on Sunday, March 4

On Sunday, March 4, Normandy Park United Church of Christ will be holding a Luau Lunch fundraiser ($20 plate lunches), along with free Slot Car racing! The lunch starts at 11:30 a.m., and Slot Car... [Read more]

Highline High National Honor Society’s Bingo Nights will be Mar. 2 & 16

Highline High National Honor Society’s Bingo Nights will be Mar. 2 & 16

Highline High School’s service club – the National Honor Society – will be holding Bingo Night fundraisers on Friday, March 2 and Friday, March 16 at the Pit Stop Taproom & Pub. They will... [Read more]

REMINDER: Burien CARES ‘Open Bite Nite’ fundraiser is this Saturday, Feb. 17

REMINDER: Burien CARES ‘Open Bite Nite’ fundraiser is this Saturday, Feb. 17

REMINDER: ‘Open Bite Nite’ – benefiting Burien CARES animal shelter – will be held this Saturday, Feb. 17, starting at 7:30 p.m. This event will be held at the Burien Elks Lodge, located... [Read more]

Boy Scout Troop #375 holding annual Fish Dinner this Friday, Feb. 16

Boy Scout Troop #375 holding annual Fish Dinner this Friday, Feb. 16

Boy Scout Troop #375 will be holding its Annual Fish Dinner for Lent this Friday, Feb. 16. Scouts will be serving 75 pounds of wild salmon and 95 pounds of wild cod, plus all the fixings, from 5-7 p.m.... [Read more]

Discover Burien announces its ‘Best of Burien’ award winners

Discover Burien announces its ‘Best of Burien’ award winners

Discover Burien on Friday (Feb. 9) announced its “Best of Burien” award winners, which will be presented on Friday, March 9 at its annual Dinner and Auction fundraiser at the Burien Community Center. “Thank... [Read more]

REMINDER: Mardi Gras Celebration & Pub Crawl is this Saturday night!

REMINDER: Mardi Gras Celebration & Pub Crawl is this Saturday night!

REMINDER: Don’t forget to get your tickets for the inaugural Mardi Gras Celebration and Pub Crawl this Saturday night, Feb. 10! This event will be full of fun including a roaming jazz band, food and... [Read more]

Hospitality House’s ‘Spring Fling’ fundraiser will be Saturday, March 3

Hospitality House’s ‘Spring Fling’ fundraiser will be Saturday, March 3

Hospitality House’s annual ‘Spring Fling’ fundraiser will be held on Saturday, March 3. The dinner/auction will be held at S. Francis of Assisi Unity Place, and doors will open at 6:15... [Read more]

Environmental Science Center’s Seaside Soirée will be Saturday, March 3

Environmental Science Center’s Seaside Soirée will be Saturday, March 3

All are invited to join the Environmental Science Center (ESC) board of directors, naturalists, staff and community to celebrate another successful year providing experiential environmental education... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation’s Project PROMise™ Dress Drive has begun

Highline Schools Foundation’s Project PROMise™ Dress Drive has begun

Photo by Isabel Herbruger Project PROMise™ is Highline Schools Foundation’s outreach program in which new and gently used formal dresses are collected from our community and given to local students... [Read more]

Big changes coming to 14th Annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival March 2-3

Big changes coming to 14th Annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival March 2-3

Big changes are planned this year for the 14th annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival, coming March 2 – 3. Changes include: Magician Nate Jester from ‘America’s Got Talent’ will be amazing... [Read more]

Highline High’s Key Club thanks community for Homelessness Care Project

Highline High’s Key Club thanks community for Homelessness Care Project

From our friends at Highline High School: Hello Burien and beyond! Two months ago, Highline High School Key Club held their second annual Homelessness Care Project; and it was a huge success! Over the... [Read more]

‘Swing into Spring’ at fundraiser swing dance for Highline’s Jazz Band Feb. 10

‘Swing into Spring’ at fundraiser swing dance for Highline’s Jazz Band Feb. 10

An all-ages Swing Dance to benefit the Highline Band Program will be held at Highline High’s Cafeteria on Saturday, Feb. 10, from 7 – 10 p.m. Tickets are a steal at $12. Get tickets from a band... [Read more]

Burien Pride Festival will return Saturday, June 2 for 2nd Annual Celebration

Burien Pride Festival will return Saturday, June 2 for 2nd Annual Celebration

The second annual Burien Pride celebration will take place in Burien Town Square Park on Saturday, June 2, 2018 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. with FREE admission to the public…

Nominations for Highline Schools Foundation’s Gold Star Awards now open

Nominations for Highline Schools Foundation’s Gold Star Awards now open

Highline Schools Foundation announced this week the start of its Gold Star awards process and celebration events for 2018. The theme for Gold Star this year is “This Is Highline,” honoring the people... [Read more]

FOLLOWUP: Burien’s ‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser raises new record – $25,300!

FOLLOWUP: Burien’s ‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser raises new record – $25,300!

Over 1,100 people attended Burien’s 13th annual ‘Empty Bowls’ Lunch & Dinner fundraiser last Friday, Jan. 26, and a new record was set – $25,300 was raised! Last year, this event... [Read more]

Over $20,000 raised at Empty Bowls fundraiser Friday!

Over $20,000 raised at Empty Bowls fundraiser Friday!

Photos courtesy Burien Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Early reports are that over $20,000 was raised at Friday’s Empty Bowls fundraiser at the Burien Community Center! “Thank you... [Read more]

REMINDER: New Start High Key Club’s Baked Potato Dinner is TONIGHT

REMINDER: New Start High Key Club’s Baked Potato Dinner is TONIGHT

REMINDER: The Baked Potato Dinner Fundraiser put on by the New Start Alternative High School Key Club – in conjunction with the Kiwanis Club of White Center – is TONIGHT, Thursday, Jan. 25. The event... [Read more]

REMINDER: Burien’s Empty Bowls fundraiser Lunch/Dinner is this FRIDAY!

REMINDER: Burien’s Empty Bowls fundraiser Lunch/Dinner is this FRIDAY!

REMINDER: Moshier potters have teamed up with Discover Burien and Burien Parks and Recreation to host the City’s annual Empty Bowls fundraiser Lunch and Dinner this Friday, Jan. 26, 2018. Your donation... [Read more]

Burien CARES ‘Open Bite Nite’ fundraiser will be Saturday, Feb. 17

Burien CARES ‘Open Bite Nite’ fundraiser will be Saturday, Feb. 17

‘Open Bite Nite’ benefiting Burien CARES animal shelter will be held on Saturday, Feb. 17, starting at 7:30 p.m. This event will be held at the Burien Elks Lodge, located at 14006 1st Ave... [Read more]