Fundraiser Section

Severe Weather Shelter opens TONIGHT at Highline United Methodist Church

Severe Weather Shelter opens TONIGHT at Highline United Methodist Church

The Ecumenical Leadership Circle, in partnership with Transform Burien and Union Gospel Mission, will be operating a temporary Severe Weather Shelter at Highline United Methodist Church, starting Thursday... [Read more]

Burien’s Andy Kleitsch’s new startup <i>Atomo</i>: future of coffee without the bean

Burien’s Andy Kleitsch’s new startup Atomo: future of coffee without the bean

From Burien native/resident/rock star/entrepreneur Andy Kleitsch comes this news about his latest venture: The Future of Coffee: Seattle Startup Atomo Hacked The Coffee Bean. Unique molecular formula... [Read more]

Environmental Science Center’s Seaside Soirée fundraiser will be Sat., March 2

Environmental Science Center’s Seaside Soirée fundraiser will be Sat., March 2

Dive in to support local students at the Environmental Science Center’s 10th annual Seaside Soirée fundraiser on Saturday, March 2! This event will be held at the Normandy Park Cove Community Club... [Read more]

Help send local girls to their prom in style via ‘Project PROMise’

Help send local girls to their prom in style via ‘Project PROMise’

Highline Schools Foundation is celebrating the 11th year of ‘Project PROMise,’ their outreach program in which new and gently used formal dresses are collected from our community and given... [Read more]

Online fundraisers started for teen blinded by shooting on SR 509

Online fundraisers started for teen blinded by shooting on SR 509

Online fundraisers have been started for Andy, a 14-year old student at Cascade Middle School who was blinded when a random bullet struck him in the head while traveling in a van with his family on SR... [Read more]

Sponsored Post David Templeton will perform in concert at Glendale Lutheran Church on March 1

David Templeton will perform in concert at Glendale Lutheran Church on March 1

Local musician David Templeton will play live in Concert on Friday, March 1, 2019, starting at 7 p.m. in the Glendale Lutheran Church Sanctuary. Here’s more info about this talented local treasure,... [Read more]

Over 1,300 attend ‘Empty Bowls,’ raise $25,797 for food banks – a new record!

Over 1,300 attend ‘Empty Bowls,’ raise $25,797 for food banks – a new record!

Over 1,300 attended last Friday’s ‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser events at the Burien Community Center, setting a new record – raising $25,797 for the Highline Area and White Center Food... [Read more]

Enjoy a Valentines Day ‘Parent’s Night Out’ courtesy local Girl Scouts Sat., Feb. 9

Enjoy a Valentines Day ‘Parent’s Night Out’ courtesy local Girl Scouts Sat., Feb. 9

You and your partner can enjoy a Valentines Day ‘Parent’s Night Out’ courtesy local Girl Scouts Troop #40741 in Burien on Saturday, Feb. 9. “Parents are encouraged to celebrate... [Read more]

Taco Bar & Baked Potato Dinner will be at New Start Thursday, Jan 24

Taco Bar & Baked Potato Dinner will be at New Start Thursday, Jan 24

The 8th Annual Taco Bar and Baked Potato Dinner 
supporting the 
New Start High School Kiwanis Key Club will be held on 
Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019, from 6:30 – 8 p.m. Cost: $20 per person $50... [Read more]

Sock Drive for Mary’s Place has started; here’s how YOU can help

Sock Drive for Mary’s Place has started; here’s how YOU can help

Some local young women are holding a Sock Drive to help Mary’s Place: “These girls are going to change the world! I am a so proud of Gracie and her friends Logan and London. To celebrate... [Read more]

‘Stand Up for Animals Open Bite Nite’ fundraiser for C.A.R.E.S. will be Feb. 9

‘Stand Up for Animals Open Bite Nite’ fundraiser for C.A.R.E.S. will be Feb. 9

The ‘Stand Up for Animals Open Bite Nite for Burien C.A.R.E.S.’ fundraiser will be held on Saturday, Feb. 9 at the Burien Elks Lodge. This annual fundraiser benefits the animals at our community... [Read more]

Help fight hunger at Empty Bowls on Friday, Jan. 25 at Community Center

Help fight hunger at Empty Bowls on Friday, Jan. 25 at Community Center

Moshier Art Center potters have donated beautiful handmade bowls to be filled with soup at this fun annual fundraiser for the Highline and White Center Food Banks – coming Friday, Jan. 25, 2019 –... [Read more]

Boy Scout Troop #375’s Christmas Tree Recycle Event will be Jan. 5 & 6

Boy Scout Troop #375’s Christmas Tree Recycle Event will be Jan. 5 & 6

Boy Scout Troop #375 will be holding its annual Christmas Tree Recycling Event on Saturday, Jan. 5, and Sunday, Jan. 6 at the Burien Eagles. “This is our primary fundraiser for all our Scout activities... [Read more]

CASSIDY’S COLUMN: Jan. 12 concert will help me fund my service dog!

CASSIDY’S COLUMN: Jan. 12 concert will help me fund my service dog!

EDITOR’S NOTE: Cass Huff is a special needs student at Mt. Rainier High School. In 2016, she was named “Citizen of the Year” by the City of Burien. Hey B-Town Readers! I will be having... [Read more]

Boy Scout Troop #392’s Christmas Tree Recycling will be Dec. 29 & Jan. 5

Boy Scout Troop #392’s Christmas Tree Recycling will be Dec. 29 & Jan. 5

Boy Scout Troop #392 will again be holding its annual Christmas Tree Recycling Event at John Knox Presbyterian Church on two Saturdays: Saturday, Dec. 29 Saturday, Jan. 5 Both events will run from 9... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation awards over $122,000 in grants to teachers, staff

Highline Schools Foundation awards over $122,000 in grants to teachers, staff

The Highline Schools Foundation announced that they have awarded over $122,000 in grants to teachers and staff in support of Highline Public Schools. The foundation’s grant program supports classroom... [Read more]

Burien Elks donate free dictionaries to third graders at Bow Lake Elementary

Burien Elks donate free dictionaries to third graders at Bow Lake Elementary

10,000 Reasons to Give Third grade students at Bow Lake Elementary were smiling Monday afternoon (Dec. 10) after receiving free dictionaries from the Burien Elks #2143. The Dictionary Project was founded... [Read more]

Cassidy Huff raising money for service dog, will perform fundraiser Jan. 12

Cassidy Huff raising money for service dog, will perform fundraiser Jan. 12

South King Media Columnist Cassidy Huff, 16, has been an advocate and do-gooder in her community for years, first coming to our attention when she held a fundraiser to purchase iPads for special needs... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Free Kids ‘Lunch with Santa’ this Saturday at the Burien Eagles

Free Kids ‘Lunch with Santa’ this Saturday at the Burien Eagles

Join your local Burien Eagles at 2 p.m. this Saturday, Dec. 15 at Aerie #3523, located at 920 SW 150th Street in Burien for a ‘Lunch with Santa Open House,’ open to all! Your friendly Burien... [Read more]