Volunteer Section

Donors needed for Blood Drive at Highline Medical Center on Wed., Jan 9

Donors needed for Blood Drive at Highline Medical Center on Wed., Jan 9

Donors are needed for a Blood Drive on Wednesday, Jan. 9 at Highline Medical Center. Please sign-up online at: www.bloodworksnw.org or email: [email protected] and request a time to attend, or... [Read more]

Navos Holiday Giving Program seeking donations for clients this holiday season

Navos Holiday Giving Program seeking donations for clients this holiday season

Local non-profit Navos is seeking donations for its clients during its Holiday Giving Program: Make the holidays brighter for some of the most vulnerable children, youth, and adults in our community with... [Read more]

LETTER: Transform Burien served over 100 Thanksgiving dinners to people in need

LETTER: Transform Burien served over 100 Thanksgiving dinners to people in need

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] Letter to the Editor, As a resident of... [Read more]

Donors needed for Blood Drive at Five Corners Shopping Center this Thursday

Donors needed for Blood Drive at Five Corners Shopping Center this Thursday

Donors are needed for a Blood Drive at Five Corners Shopping Center this Thursday, Nov. 29, from Noon – 6 p.m.: THANK YOU to the 6 donors already signed up! We still have 24 open appointments – please... [Read more]

Fire Dept. seeking donations for Holiday Outreach, and here’s how to help

Fire Dept. seeking donations for Holiday Outreach, and here’s how to help

This holiday season will be the Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department’s 31st year of serving families in the Cities of Burien and Normandy Park, as well as the community of White Center. King County... [Read more]

Volunteers needed to help United Way of King County’s Free Tax Preparation

Volunteers needed to help United Way of King County’s Free Tax Preparation

Volunteers are needed to help United Way of King County’s Free Tax Preparation Campaign: United Way of King County’s Free Tax Preparation Campaign has been proudly assisting low- and middle-income... [Read more]

Donors needed for Blood Drive at Burien Community Center on Friday, Nov. 16

Donors needed for Blood Drive at Burien Community Center on Friday, Nov. 16

Donors are needed for a Blood Drive coming to the Burien Community Center on Friday, Nov. 16: “Thank you to the 1 donor already signed up! We still have 34 available appointments to fill! Ask a friend... [Read more]

REMINDER: Volunteers needed for Walker Preserve Work Party on Nov. 17

REMINDER: Volunteers needed for Walker Preserve Work Party on Nov. 17

Volunteers are needed to join friends and neighbors on Saturday, Nov. 17, to help protect and restore Walker Preserve. This will be the final volunteer event of the year at this location. “Join us... [Read more]

Launch Party for Burien Youth Council will be at Community Center this Friday

Launch Party for Burien Youth Council will be at Community Center this Friday

A Launch Party for the new Burien Youth Council will be held at the Burien Community Center this Friday, Nov. 9, starting at 4 p.m.: Are you ready to get involved within the community and make a difference? Then... [Read more]

Here’s Burien’s Hospitality House’s ‘Needed List’ for November

Here’s Burien’s Hospitality House’s ‘Needed List’ for November

Burien’s Hospitality House on Thursdaycreleased their ‘November Donation Needed List‘: Urgently needed items are disinfectant wipes, PJ’s in sizes M~XL. Thank you to our partner faith... [Read more]

Donors needed for Blood Drive at Highline Medical Center Monday, Oct. 29

Donors needed for Blood Drive at Highline Medical Center Monday, Oct. 29

Donors are needed for a Blood Drive at Highline Medical Center on Monday, Oct. 29: Give the gift that can save lives! Plan ahead and sign up today for the next Highline blood drive Monday, Oct. 29, from... [Read more]

REMINDER: Volunteers needed for Tree Planting Party this Saturday, Oct. 27

REMINDER: Volunteers needed for Tree Planting Party this Saturday, Oct. 27

REMINDER: Volunteers are needed for a few hours this Saturday, Oct. 27 to help improve your local park and enhance fish and wildlife habitat at a Tree Planting Party in Miller Creek. The plan is to plant... [Read more]

Volunteers needed for Miller Creek Tree Planting event on Saturday, Oct. 27

Volunteers needed for Miller Creek Tree Planting event on Saturday, Oct. 27

Volunteers are needed for a Miller Creek Tree Planting event on Saturday, Oct. 27, from 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. The Miller Creek Trail in Burien provides important recreational opportunity and valuable... [Read more]

Volunteers needed to help awesome local art project this Saturday in Des Moines!

Volunteers needed to help awesome local art project this Saturday in Des Moines!

From our sister site The Waterland Blog: Don’t miss your chance to learn from a Master Artist while collaborating to create a work of art that will be permanently displayed along Des Moines’ beautiful... [Read more]

King County Parks’ Family Halloween Carnival will be Saturday, Oct. 27

King County Parks’ Family Halloween Carnival will be Saturday, Oct. 27

The Annual King County Parks Family Halloween Carnival is coming up on Saturday, Oct. 27, from 2 – 5 p.m. at the White Center Community Center in Steve Cox Memorial Park. Doors open at 2 p.m., and admission... [Read more]

Community Salmon Investigation training begins Thursday, Oct. 4

Community Salmon Investigation training begins Thursday, Oct. 4

Community Salmon Investigation training will be held on Thursday, Oct. 4: SIGN-UP to participate in the annual Community Salmon Investigation to track spawning salmon in Miller and Walker Creeks! Salmon... [Read more]

Highline Heritage Museum seeking Teens for Advisory Committee

Highline Heritage Museum seeking Teens for Advisory Committee

Are you between 14 – 18 years old? Are you looking for a place where you can express yourself? Let the Highline Historical Society know – they’re forming a Teen Advisory Committee! “We... [Read more]

Mary’s Place holding Open House on Tuesday, Sept. 25

Mary’s Place holding Open House on Tuesday, Sept. 25

The community is invited to join a BBQ Open House Celebration on Tuesday, Sept. 25 from 5:30 – 7 p.m. at the new Mary’s Place Family Center, located at 12845 Ambaum Blvd SW in Burien (map below). Food... [Read more]

Eagle Scout Riess Magee is building steps on eroded trail at Chelsea Park

Eagle Scout Riess Magee is building steps on eroded trail at Chelsea Park

Local resident Riess Magee is working on an Eagle Scout Project at Chelsea Park, installing steps on an eroded trail from the playground down to the soccer field below. Riess is from Troop #392 of Normandy... [Read more]