Fundraiser Section

REMINDER: Empty Bowls fundraiser serves both lunch & dinner this Friday!

REMINDER: Empty Bowls fundraiser serves both lunch & dinner this Friday!

REMINDER: Burien’s 12th annual ‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser will be held this Friday, Jan. 27, 2017, with both a lunch and dinner serving at the Burien Community Center, located at 14700... [Read more]

Enjoy a ‘Seaside Soiree’ fundraiser for local students on Saturday, March 4

Enjoy a ‘Seaside Soiree’ fundraiser for local students on Saturday, March 4

Have a whale of a time during a (sea)star studded evening benefiting local students on Saturday, March 4, starting at 5 p.m. at the Normandy Park Cove. The evening will include a previous student speaker,... [Read more]

Kennedy Catholic holding 50th anniversary community-wide Cereal Drive

Kennedy Catholic holding 50th anniversary community-wide Cereal Drive

For 50 years, Kennedy Catholic High School students have demonstrated a tireless commitment to the community through direct service to those in need. In honor of Catholic Schools Week and the school’s 50th... [Read more]

Stand Up for Animals at ‘Open Bite Night’ fundraiser on Saturday, Feb. 4

Stand Up for Animals at ‘Open Bite Night’ fundraiser on Saturday, Feb. 4

Stand Up For Animals at the “Open Bite Night” fundraiser, benefiting Burien CARES on Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017, starting at 7:30 p.m. It will be held at The Burien Elks Lodge, located at 14006... [Read more]

Enjoy a ‘CAUSEmopolitan’ at Highline Schools Foundation fundraiser Feb. 10

Enjoy a ‘CAUSEmopolitan’ at Highline Schools Foundation fundraiser Feb. 10

All are cordially invited to enjoy a CAUSEmopolitan – a fundraiser for the Highline Schools Foundation – at the beautiful Cedarbrook Lodge on Friday, Feb. 10, 2017! CAUSEmopolitan is a new, sophisticated,... [Read more]

Sponsorship opportunities for Discover Burien’s 2017 events now available

Sponsorship opportunities for Discover Burien’s 2017 events now available

Local non-profit Discover Burien (we’re members) wants our Readers to know that they’ve opened sponsorship opportunities for their 2017 events: Sponsorship is one of the fastest growing forms... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Celebrate MLK & feed your neighbors on Monday, Jan. 16 at The Oilerie Burien

Celebrate MLK & feed your neighbors on Monday, Jan. 16 at The Oilerie Burien

Looking forward to the three day weekend? Why not add gourmet shopping and a dose of goodwill to your list of recreation for the holiday? Visit The Oilierie Burien this Monday, Jan. 16, and help the Highline Area Food Bank…

Big Band Dance fundraiser for Shorewood Foursquare Church will be Feb. 24

Big Band Dance fundraiser for Shorewood Foursquare Church will be Feb. 24

A Swing Dance & Dessert Auction fundraiser featuring West Seattle Big Band: WHEN: Friday, Feb. 24, 2017, 7-10 p.m. Free Dance Lesson 6:00-6:45pm WHAT: Fundraiser for free summer VBS daycamp WHERE:... [Read more]

Voting is now open for Discover Burien’s ‘Best of Burien’ 2017 Awards

Voting is now open for Discover Burien’s ‘Best of Burien’ 2017 Awards

Each year, local non-profit business organization Discover Burien asks the community to vote for their favorites and the deserving in Burien, and voting is now open for the 2017 awards. All are asked... [Read more]

REMINDER: Recycle your Christmas Tree with local Boy Scouts this weekend

REMINDER: Recycle your Christmas Tree with local Boy Scouts this weekend

REMINDER: Burien-based Boy Scout Troop #375 will be doing their annual Christmas Tree Recycle this weekend – Saturday Jan. 7 & Sunday, Jan. 8 – at the Burien FOE Eagles Lodge, located at 920... [Read more]

Burien’s 12th annual Empty Bowls will be Friday, Jan. 27 at Community Center

Burien’s 12th annual Empty Bowls will be Friday, Jan. 27 at Community Center

Burien’s 12th annual ‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser will be held on Friday, Jan. 27, 2017, with both a lunch and dinner serving at the Burien Community Center…

Karaoke Fundraiser for local animal charity will be Jan. 17 at The Point

Karaoke Fundraiser for local animal charity will be Jan. 17 at The Point

A Karaoke Fundraiser for local animal charity The Gilded Feather Foundation (GFF) will be held Tuesday, Jan. 17 at 8 p.m. at The Point, located at 435 SW 152nd Street in Burien. The GFF was founded in... [Read more]

Boy Scout Troop #375 will recycle Christmas Trees on Jan. 7 & 8

Boy Scout Troop #375 will recycle Christmas Trees on Jan. 7 & 8

Burien-based Boy Scout Troop #375 will be doing their annual Christmas Tree Recycle the weekend of Jan. 7 & 8 at the Burien FOE Eagles Lodge, located at 920 SW 149th Street. On both Saturday and... [Read more]

End-of-year donations at Goodwill can help your neighbors

End-of-year donations at Goodwill can help your neighbors

The end of the year is the perfect time to donate to Goodwill and help your neighbors. The simple act of cleaning out your closets and donating can help others with free job training and education programs. “Goodwill is... [Read more]

Boy Scout Troop #392 holding Christmas Tree Recycling events Dec. 31 & Jan. 7

Boy Scout Troop #392 holding Christmas Tree Recycling events Dec. 31 & Jan. 7

Boy Scout Troop #392 will be holding two Christmas Tree Recycling events: Saturday, Dec. 31 Saturday, Jan. 7 Both events will run from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. at John Knox Presbyterian Church (109 SW Normandy... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Burien Attorney Tracy Codd returns from successful charity mission to Nepal

Burien Attorney Tracy Codd returns from successful charity mission to Nepal

From Advertiser W. Tracy Codd, Attorney: Tracy and Michelle Codd on Ghami la Pass, near the end of their trek through Nepal’s Upper Mustang region. Tracy and Michelle Codd pose with local villagers... [Read more]

Southgate Eastern Star will be happy to recycle your Christmas Tree on Jan. 7

Southgate Eastern Star will be happy to recycle your Christmas Tree on Jan. 7

Don’t know what to do with your old Christmas Tree? Southgate Eastern Star is happy to recycle it back to nature: WHEN: Saturday, January 7, 2017: 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. WHERE: Southgate Masonic Hall,... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW’s Diaper Drive nets over 13,000 diapers

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW’s Diaper Drive nets over 13,000 diapers

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Realty recently completed a Diaper Drive to benefit TreeHouse, and received 13,215 diapers! “Thank you! I can’t say thank you enough... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Saturday will likely be the busiest day of the year, events-wise

B-TOWN HAPS: Saturday will likely be the busiest day of the year, events-wise

This Saturday, Dec. 3, appears to us B-Town Bloggers to be the busiest day of the year, with at least 11 events going on, from local fundraisers to arts & crafts, bazaars, a work party, open house,... [Read more]

REMINDER: Kennedy Catholic High’s Arts and Crafts Fair is this Saturday

REMINDER: Kennedy Catholic High’s Arts and Crafts Fair is this Saturday

REMINDER: Kennedy Catholic High School Arts and Crafts Fair will be held this Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016, from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Please join your Kennedy Catholic High School neighbors as they present their... [Read more]

Applications for South King County Small Grants accepted starting Dec. 1

Applications for South King County Small Grants accepted starting Dec. 1

A small grant application is available beginning Dec. 1st, to be submitted on or before Jan. 20, for small capital projects that encourage active transportation (bicycling or walking) or transit... [Read more]

REMINDER: SHOP LOCAL at Moshier Holiday Pottery Sale this Saturday, Dec. 3!

REMINDER: SHOP LOCAL at Moshier Holiday Pottery Sale this Saturday, Dec. 3!

REMINDER: The Moshier Holiday Pottery Sale is this Saturday, Dec. 3, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Moshier Art Center, located at 430 S. 156th. Twice a year, the potters at the Moshier Community Art... [Read more]

Reconnect at ‘Art Under $100’ in South Park on Saturday, Dec. 10

Reconnect at ‘Art Under $100’ in South Park on Saturday, Dec. 10

Reconnect at ‘Art Under $100’, a community-based art experience at the Seattle Design Center to be held on Saturday, Dec. 10, from 2 – 8 p.m. Get ready for Art Under $100, a genuinely affordable... [Read more]

Rotary Club of Des Moines & Normandy Park Food Drive is Saturday, Dec. 3

Rotary Club of Des Moines & Normandy Park Food Drive is Saturday, Dec. 3

The Rotary Club of Des Moines & Normandy Park will be again helping the Des Moines Area Food Bank in their ‘Square Meal Partner Fund Drive,’ which will be held on Saturday, Dec. 3 at the... [Read more]