Fundraiser Section

City of Burien holding Blood Drive on Thursday, June 26

City of Burien holding Blood Drive on Thursday, June 26

The City of Burien will be holding a Blood Drive on Thursday, June 26 in its City Hall chambers from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. WHERE: CITY OF BURIEN, Multi-Purpose Room, 1st floor, 400 SW 152nd St. Burien WA... [Read more]

Highline Medical Center Foundation’s Golf Tournament will be July 24

Highline Medical Center Foundation’s Golf Tournament will be July 24

Grab your clubs for a great day on the links at Highline Medical Center Foundation’s 31st Annual Golf Classic on Thursday, July 24 at The Golf Club at Newcastle. “There are plenty of opportunities... [Read more]

Collectible t-shirts for ‘The Maury Island Incident’ at Des Moines Market Saturday

Collectible t-shirts for ‘The Maury Island Incident’ at Des Moines Market Saturday

Cool, collectible t-shirts for the locally-made film “The Maury Island Incident” will be on sale at The Waterland Blog’s booth at the opening day of the Des Moines Farmers Market, from... [Read more]

Kick-off the Wild Strawberry Festival at Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast June 14

Kick-off the Wild Strawberry Festival at Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast June 14

The annual Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast will serve as a great kick-off to the Wild Strawberry Festival on Saturday, June 14, from 8 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. at the Burien Fire Station at 8th Ave SW and SW 151st. Cost... [Read more]

REMINDER: Highline ‘Relay for Life’ for local cancer research is this weekend!

REMINDER: Highline ‘Relay for Life’ for local cancer research is this weekend!

REMINDER: The Relay For Life of Highline fundraiser for the American Cancer Society is this weekend – Saturday, June 7 and Sunday, June 8 – at Highline Memorial Stadium. “The Relay For Life of... [Read more]

Highline Special Needs Parent-Teacher Association holding fundraiser June 17

Highline Special Needs Parent-Teacher Association holding fundraiser June 17

The Highline Special Needs Parent-Teacher Association will hold a fundraiser and End-of-year celebration on June 17 at the Countryside Cafe, 14901 Ambaum Blvd. SW, from 5-7 p.m. “Give a donation... [Read more]

St. Paul’s of Shorewood Lutheran Church’s Parking Lot Sale is June 27-28

St. Paul’s of Shorewood Lutheran Church’s Parking Lot Sale is June 27-28

St. Paul’s of Shorewood Lutheran Church’s Annual Parking Lot Sale will be Friday, June 27 and Saturday, June 28. On Friday, the hours will be 9 a.m. – 6 p.m., and on Saturday, 9 a.m. –... [Read more]

Be on the lookout for Purple Panhandlers – for Relay for Life – this Saturday

Be on the lookout for Purple Panhandlers – for Relay for Life – this Saturday

This Saturday (May 31), participants of the American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Highline will be on street corners all around Burien. You will see Purple-clad Relayers out and about starting at... [Read more]

Hi-Liners holding fundraiser Rummage Sale on Saturday, June 14

Hi-Liners holding fundraiser Rummage Sale on Saturday, June 14

Burien’s Hi-Liners will be holding a fundraiser Rummage Sale from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. on Saturday, June 14 at the Burien Annex, located at 14501 4th Ave SW. This is a “Huge Multi-Family Sale!... [Read more]

The 2014 Three Tree Point Fireworks Fund is seeking Business Sponsors

The 2014 Three Tree Point Fireworks Fund is seeking Business Sponsors

Photo by Michael Brunk. The 4th of July is just over a month away, and our friends at the Three Tree Point Fireworks Fund are seeking Business Sponsors and donations to help raise the $30,000 needed to... [Read more]

12 Food Trucks will be at Opening Day of Des Moines Farmers Market June 7

12 Food Trucks will be at Opening Day of Des Moines Farmers Market June 7

From our sister site The Waterland Blog, a Sponsor of the Des Moines Farmers Market: There’s just a little over a week until Opening Day – Saturday, June 7 – of the Des Moines Waterfront Farmers... [Read more]

Public invited to attend Carnival at Mount View Elementary June 6

Public invited to attend Carnival at Mount View Elementary June 6

The public is invited to attend the Mount View Elementary Carnival, benefiting its PTA and its sister school in Honduras, on Friday, June 6. Money raised at the carnival will go to Light of Esperanza,... [Read more]

Tickets now on sale for the Saturday, June 14 Highline Garden Tour

Tickets now on sale for the Saturday, June 14 Highline Garden Tour

Tired of mowing the lawn in his backyard, Dennis Baar installed a creek bed in its place. His garden will be on the Highline Garden Tour this year. Carol Lee Harrison relaxes in front of a garden trellis... [Read more]

Soroptomist Club’s ‘Cards for a Cause’ will be Saturday, May 17 at Burien Elks Lodge

Soroptomist Club’s ‘Cards for a Cause’ will be Saturday, May 17 at Burien Elks Lodge

Have a great time and support a great cause at the same time at the annual “Cards For A Cause” on Saturday, May 17 at the Burien Elks. This “fun”draiser is sponsored by Soroptimist... [Read more]

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]