Fundraiser Section

SAVE THE DATE: Navos’ ‘Growing Hope’ Luncheon will be Thursday, May 19

SAVE THE DATE: Navos’ ‘Growing Hope’ Luncheon will be Thursday, May 19

SAVE THE DATE: Navos’ ‘Growing Hope’ Luncheon will be held on Thursday, May 19 at the Sheraton Hotel in downtown Seattle. Proceeds from this fundraiser will help to sustain programs... [Read more]

UPDATE: Man beaten in Burien Feb. 23 improving; online fundraiser continues

UPDATE: Man beaten in Burien Feb. 23 improving; online fundraiser continues

Jaron Bidwell, who lives in the Alturas at Burien (formerly The Heights) apartment complex and was attacked and beaten on Feb. 23 near the AM/PM Mini Market on Ambaum Blvd. SW and SW 136th Street, is... [Read more]

Online registration for Sunday’s Cove to Clover fundraiser ends Wednesday

Online registration for Sunday’s Cove to Clover fundraiser ends Wednesday

Online Registration for the 2016 ‘Cove to Clover’ fundraiser – to be held on Sunday, March 13 – ends this Wednesday, March 9. Organizers say that to help guarantee that you get a cool... [Read more]

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Scenes from opening night of the Poverty Bay Wine Festival

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Scenes from opening night of the Poverty Bay Wine Festival

The 12th annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival fundraiser was uncorked Friday night, and attendees got into the spirit by using the hashtag #drinktomusic. The fest continues today – Saturday, March 5 –... [Read more]

REMINDER: Got tix yet? The Poverty Bay Wine Festival is this weekend!

REMINDER: Got tix yet? The Poverty Bay Wine Festival is this weekend!

REMINDER: The 12th annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival takes place this Friday, March 4, and Saturday, March 5 at the Des Moines Beach Park Auditorium. It’ll be UNCORKED & UNPLUGGED, with... [Read more]

Highline Historical Society’s Online Auction fundraiser now open for bidding

Highline Historical Society’s Online Auction fundraiser now open for bidding

Like to Shop Online? Check out what’s available at Highline Historical Society’s Online Auction! The Highline Historical Society has launched its’ 10th Annual online auction, this year... [Read more]

Cove to Clover fundraiser will run – and crawl – through the area March 11-13

Cove to Clover fundraiser will run – and crawl – through the area March 11-13

17-year old Marques Chacon leads his twin brother Matthew at the top of Snake Hill during last year’s Cove to Clover race. Marques went on to win the race with a time of 18:12. Photo by Scott Schaefer. The... [Read more]

Environmental Science Center’s Spring Fundraiser will be Saturday, March 5

Environmental Science Center’s Spring Fundraiser will be Saturday, March 5

Burien’s Environmental Science Center (ESC) will be holding its annual Spring Fundraiser on Saturday, March 5. Held at the Normandy Park Cove, ESC’s Spring Fundraiser Celebration will include... [Read more]

PHOTOS: ‘Giant Check’ for this year’s Empty Bowls fundraiser presented

PHOTOS: ‘Giant Check’ for this year’s Empty Bowls fundraiser presented

On Tuesday (Feb. 16), a giant check in the amount of $18, 205 was presented to the Highline Area and White Center Food Banks at Smarty Pants in Burien: The annual fundraiser was held on Jan. 29, and... [Read more]

REMINDER: Boy Scout Troop #375’s annual Fish Dinner is TONIGHT

REMINDER: Boy Scout Troop #375’s annual Fish Dinner is TONIGHT

REMINDER: Boy Scout Troop #375 is hosting its annual Fish Dinner TONIGHT – Friday, Feb. 12 – from 5 – 7 p.m. at St Francis of Assisi Parish. “The scouts will do the cooking and the clean-up.... [Read more]

Poverty Bay Wine Festival Volunteers get FUN benefits; here’s how YOU can help

Poverty Bay Wine Festival Volunteers get FUN benefits; here’s how YOU can help

Poverty Bay Wine Festival Volunteers get FUN benefits! Do you want to help your community and have fun at the same time? The 12th annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival – sponsored by the Rotary Club of... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Highline Schools Foundation’s Gold Star Awards is April 15

SAVE THE DATE: Highline Schools Foundation’s Gold Star Awards is April 15

SAVE THE DATE: The Highline Schools Foundation’s annual Gold Star Awards will be held on Friday, April 15, 2016 at Cedarbrook Lodge in SeaTac, from 7:30-9 a.m. “Be part of the celebration of... [Read more]

Boy Scout Troop #375’s annual Fish Dinner fundraiser will be Friday, Feb. 12

Boy Scout Troop #375’s annual Fish Dinner fundraiser will be Friday, Feb. 12

Boy Scout Troop #375 is hosting its annual Fish Dinner on Friday, Feb. 12 at St Francis of Assisi Parish. “The scouts will do the cooking and the clean-up. Come and enjoy good food and friends!” This... [Read more]

Discover Burien Awards to be presented March 18; have YOU voted yet?

Discover Burien Awards to be presented March 18; have YOU voted yet?

Discover Burien’s annual ‘Best of Burien’ Awards Dinner and Fundraising Auction will be held starting at 6 p.m. on Friday, March 18 at the Burien Community Center, located at 14700 6th Ave SW. The... [Read more]

Burien Lions Club’s ‘Putting for Donations’ event will be Saturday, Feb. 20

Burien Lions Club’s ‘Putting for Donations’ event will be Saturday, Feb. 20

The Burien Lions Club will be holding a ‘Putting for Donations’ fundraiser event at the Burien Community Center on Saturday, Feb. 20. This will be an indoor Putt-Putt Golf event – with 9... [Read more]

PHOTOS: ‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser raises over $19,000 for food banks

PHOTOS: ‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser raises over $19,000 for food banks

The 2016 Empty Bowls fundraiser – held on Friday, Jan. 29 – welcomed 1,125 visitors, and raised over $19,000 for both the Highline Area and White Center Food Banks. “A huge thank you to all who... [Read more]

‘Open Bite Nite’ fundraiser for CARES Animal Control will be Saturday night

‘Open Bite Nite’ fundraiser for CARES Animal Control will be Saturday night

The annual ‘Open Bite Nite’ fundraiser for Burien CARES Animal Control will be this Saturday night, Jan. 30 at the Burien Elks Lodge, starting at 7:30 p.m. There will be appetizers, n0-host... [Read more]

Enjoy the cool sounds of ‘Rat City Brass’ at BAT’s Valentine’s Concert Feb. 14

Enjoy the cool sounds of ‘Rat City Brass’ at BAT’s Valentine’s Concert Feb. 14

On Sunday, Feb. 14, enjoy the irresistible 21st-century musical stylings of the Rat City Brass while indulging in chocolate and champagne, beer or wine at Burien Actors Theatre’s Valentine’s Fundraiser... [Read more]

REMINDER: ‘Empty Bowls’ lunch & dinner fundraisers will be this Friday!

REMINDER: ‘Empty Bowls’ lunch & dinner fundraisers will be this Friday!

REMINDER: Burien’s annual Empty Bowls fundraiser will again hold Lunch and Dinner events this Friday, Jan. 29, at the Burien Community Center, raising money to benefit both the Highline and White... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Hospitality House’s Spring Dinner & Fundraiser will be Mar. 5

SAVE THE DATE: Hospitality House’s Spring Dinner & Fundraiser will be Mar. 5

SAVE THE DATE: Hospitality House’s annual ‘Spring Fling’ Dinner & Fundraiser will be held on Saturday, March 5, at St. Francis of Assisi’s Unity Hall. Doors open at 6:15 p.m. “Join... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Discover Burien’s ‘Best of Burien’ awards will be March 18

SAVE THE DATE: Discover Burien’s ‘Best of Burien’ awards will be March 18

SAVE THE DATE: Discover Burien’s annual ‘Best of Burien’ Dinner and Fundraising Auction will be held starting at 6 p.m. on Friday, March 18 at the Burien Community Center, located at 14700 6th Ave... [Read more]

CONTEST: Win 2 tickets to the 12th Annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival!

CONTEST: Win 2 tickets to the 12th Annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival!

Win 2 tickets to the 12th Annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival! The Rotary Club of Des Moines & Normandy Park is proud to present the 12th Annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival at the Des Moines Beach Park... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Relay for Life-Highline will move to downtown Burien June 11

SAVE THE DATE: Relay for Life-Highline will move to downtown Burien June 11

SAVE THE DATE: Relay for Life – Highline, which has previously been held at Highline Memorial Stadium and Mt. Rainier High School, will be moving to a new location – downtown Burien – on Saturday,... [Read more]