Fundraiser Section

Winners of 3rd annual ‘Burien Bites’ fundraiser announced

Winners of 3rd annual ‘Burien Bites’ fundraiser announced

The winners of the 3rd annual ‘Burien Bites‘ were announced Wednesday night (May 7): Maven Mercantile Start Fresh 909 Coffee & Wine HomeTask and Freggies Organic will donate $1,000... [Read more]

REMINDER: Eat well and help local charities at ‘Burien Bites’ TONIGHT!

REMINDER: Eat well and help local charities at ‘Burien Bites’ TONIGHT!

REMINDER: The third annual ‘Burien Bites’ – a food-centric fundraiser that benefits local charities – will take place TONIGHT – Wednesday, May 7, from 4 – 9 p.m. The cost is $5 for Adults,... [Read more]

Help ‘Stamp Out Hunger’ by leaving food for your Mail Carrier this Saturday

Help ‘Stamp Out Hunger’ by leaving food for your Mail Carrier this Saturday

This Saturday, May 10, the National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) will collect food donations at residents’ mailboxes in order to provide assistance to the millions of Americans who are... [Read more]

REMINDER: Don’t forget to GiveBIG TODAY to help local charities!

REMINDER: Don’t forget to GiveBIG TODAY to help local charities!

REMINDER: The Seattle Foundation’s GiveBIG is TODAY (Tuesday, May 6) and is a one-day, online charitable giving event to inspire people to give to non-profit organizations who make our region a stronger,... [Read more]

‘Bark & Bowl’ for AARF at HiLine Lanes on Saturday, May 10

‘Bark & Bowl’ for AARF at HiLine Lanes on Saturday, May 10

The Animal Aid and Rescue Foundation (AARF) is holding a ‘Bark & Bowl’ fundraiser at HiLine Lanes in Burien on Saturday, May 10 from 3 – 6 p.m. Cost is $20 per person and includes three... [Read more]

Glendale Lutheran School Spring Yard Sale & Bake Sale will be May 10

Glendale Lutheran School Spring Yard Sale & Bake Sale will be May 10

Glendale Lutheran School’s Spring Yard Sale & Bake Sale will be Saturday, May 10, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. “Our school and church families are donating their gently used household items to... [Read more]

‘GiveBIG’ to Highline Schools Foundation Tuesday and get a free taco and beer!

‘GiveBIG’ to Highline Schools Foundation Tuesday and get a free taco and beer!

If you ‘GiveBIG’ to the Highline Schools Foundation at The Tin Room Bar in Olde Burien on Tuesday, May 8, you’ll receive a FREE taco and beer! Just drop by anytime between 4 – 7 p.m.... [Read more]

Highline Botanical Garden Foundation holding May Plant Sale this Saturday

Highline Botanical Garden Foundation holding May Plant Sale this Saturday

The Highline Botanical Garden Foundation will hold its annual May Plant Sale this Saturday, May 3, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Highline SeaTac Botanical Garden located at 13735 24th Avenue South in SeaTac. Proceeds... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Burien Community Church’s annual Rummage Sale will be May 23, 24 & 31

Burien Community Church’s annual Rummage Sale will be May 23, 24 & 31

Burien Community Church will hold its Annual Rummage Sale on Friday, May 23, Saturday, May 24 and Saturday, May 31. “Furniture, boutique items, tools, men and women’s clothing, children’s... [Read more]

Help local charities – GiveBIG & Dine Out for Hunger on Tuesday, May 6

Help local charities – GiveBIG & Dine Out for Hunger on Tuesday, May 6

The Seattle Foundation’s GiveBIG is a one-day, online charitable giving event to inspire people to give to non-profit organizations who make our region a stronger, more vibrant community for all,... [Read more]

2 Big Picture students putting on Poetry Slam fundraiser for Somali kids Friday

2 Big Picture students putting on Poetry Slam fundraiser for Somali kids Friday

Big Picture High students Asia Abshir, left, and Britni Mayfield, right. Two students from Burien’s Big Picture High School will be putting on a Poetry Slam fundraiser for Somali kids this Friday,... [Read more]

Glendale Lutheran School holding 5th annual Arts & Crafts Fair May 3

Glendale Lutheran School holding 5th annual Arts & Crafts Fair May 3

Glendale Lutheran School will be holding its 5th Annual Arts & Crafts Fair (just in time for Mother’s Day) on Saturday, May 3 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Glendale Lutheran School is located at 13455... [Read more]

Volunteers needed to help fight cancer at Relay for Life of Highline

Volunteers needed to help fight cancer at Relay for Life of Highline

With just a few weeks until the Relay for Life of Highline – to be held June 7-8 – teams are forming, fundraisers are popping up and you may be asking what else you can do to help in the fight against... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation’s Gold Star Awards Breakfast raises over $92,000

Highline Schools Foundation’s Gold Star Awards Breakfast raises over $92,000

Last Friday morning (April 18), 230 people gathered at Cedarbrook Lodge in SeaTac to support the Highline Schools Foundation at its annual Gold Star Awards Breakfast…

SAVE THE DATE: Parkside Garden Club Plant Sale will be Saturday, May 3

SAVE THE DATE: Parkside Garden Club Plant Sale will be Saturday, May 3

The annual Parkside Garden Club Plant Sale will be held on Saturday, May 3 at the Albertson’s Five Corner parking lot, from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. “This is our biggest fundraiser and proceeds are... [Read more]

‘Dining Out For Life’ returns Thursday to raise funds to fight hunger and illness

‘Dining Out For Life’ returns Thursday to raise funds to fight hunger and illness

Lifelong’s ‘Dining Out For Life’ presented by BECU returns for its 21th year THIS Thursday, April 24, with Burien’s The Mark Restaurant participating. On this day, nearly 150 restaurants... [Read more]

Fundraiser for Relay for Life will be May 3 at Resurrection Lutheran Church

Fundraiser for Relay for Life will be May 3 at Resurrection Lutheran Church

A fundraiser sale for Relay for Life Highline will be held Saturday, May 3 from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. at Resurrection Lutheran Church, located at 134 So. 206th Street in Des Moines. Here are the details: WHAT:... [Read more]

Highline High School All-Class Reunion will be Saturday, May 17

Highline High School All-Class Reunion will be Saturday, May 17

Highline High School’s All-Class Reunion will be held on Saturday, May 17 from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the school cafeteria. Cost is $25 per person, and includes lunch, rental of the school and a meet... [Read more]

Highline Historical Society‘s online auction opens – shop for Mother’s Day!

Highline Historical Society‘s online auction opens – shop for Mother’s Day!

The Highline Historical Society’s online fundraiser auction is officially open! From now through May 3 at 7 p.m., shoppers can browse through a virtual storehouse of inspired merchandise and fun experiences... [Read more]

Volunteers needed to help restore  Walker Preserve this Saturday, April 19

Volunteers needed to help restore Walker Preserve this Saturday, April 19

Volunteers are needed to help restore Walker Preserve this Saturday, April 19, from 9 a.m. – Noon. “No experience is required!” reads an announcement. “We will remove invasive plants... [Read more]

Moshier Spring Pottery Sale will be Saturday, May 3

Moshier Spring Pottery Sale will be Saturday, May 3

The annual Moshier Spring Pottery Sale will be held on Saturday, May 3, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Moshier Art Center, located at 430 S. 156th Street. “Twice a year the potters at the Moshier... [Read more]

Chow down and help local charities at the 3rd annual ‘Burien Bites’ May 7

Chow down and help local charities at the 3rd annual ‘Burien Bites’ May 7

The third annual ‘Burien Bites’ – a food-centric fundraiser that benefits local charities – will take place on Wednesday, May 7, from 5 – 9 p.m. The cost is $5 for Adults, with Kids under 18... [Read more]

Who will ‘Walk the Plank’ at April Pools Day at Mount Rainier Pool April 19?

Who will ‘Walk the Plank’ at April Pools Day at Mount Rainier Pool April 19?

Ten public officials including the mayor, police chief and a King County Councilman are teaming up this month to combat drowning in Des Moines and Normandy Park – but which one(s) will ‘Walk the... [Read more]

Discover Burien Awards Dinner and Auction raises over $16,000

Discover Burien Awards Dinner and Auction raises over $16,000

[EDITOR'S NOTE: BTB Founder/Publisher Scott Schaefer is on the Board of Discover Burien, a local business non-profit.] The Discover Burien Awards Dinner and Auction, held on Friday, March 28, raised over... [Read more]

Discover Burien gives out awards to locals who are ‘Making Burien Awesome’

Discover Burien gives out awards to locals who are ‘Making Burien Awesome’

[EDITOR'S NOTE: BTB Founder/Publisher Scott Schaefer is on the Board of Discover Burien, a local business non-profit whose mission is 'Making Burien Awesome!'] Story & Photos by Scott Schaefer Discover... [Read more]

Highline ‘Relay for Life’ will be June 7–8 to benefit local cancer research

Highline ‘Relay for Life’ will be June 7–8 to benefit local cancer research

With 10 weeks until the Relay For Life of Highline – coming up on June 7–8 at Highline Memorial Stadium – organizers wanted to get the word out on some of the things that the dollars raised through... [Read more]