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PHOTOS: Scenes From Friday’s ACORN Phone-In To Save Woman’s Home From Foreclosure

PHOTOS: Scenes From Friday’s ACORN Phone-In To Save Woman’s Home From Foreclosure

Friday afternoon (Sept. 11th), the Burien offices of ACORN were busy with volunteer “Foreclosure Fighters” who were dialing phones on behalf of Maria Morales, a White Center woman whose home... [Read more]

Want To Help A Woman From Foreclosure? ACORN Needs Your Help Today!

Want To Help A Woman From Foreclosure? ACORN Needs Your Help Today!

On Wednesday, Sept. 9th our sister site The White Center Blog first reported how Burien-based community-service group ACORN is trying to help save resident Maria Morales’ home from foreclosure by... [Read more]

Family Avoids Foreclosure Thanks To Burien ACORN Office

Family Avoids Foreclosure Thanks To Burien ACORN Office

The innovative low-income helping newspaper Real Change has an interesting article on how a Burien family avoided foreclosure on their home through the Burien-based ACORN office. Definitely worth a read... [Read more]

ACORN Office Honoring MLK “Day Of Service” Jan. 19th

ACORN Office Honoring MLK “Day Of Service” Jan. 19th

Just received word from a Reader who sends us this info on a local “Day of Service” on Jan. 19th (MLK Day) starting at the ACORN Offices in Burien (and as we previously reported, broken into... [Read more]

Burien-Based ACORN Office Broken Into, Harassed

Burien-Based ACORN Office Broken Into, Harassed

According to The Seattle Times, the Burien-based ACORN office has been receiving vulgar and harassing phone calls from people upset with its role in registering 1.3 million poor and minority Americans... [Read more]