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‘GiveBig’ to help local non-profits on Tuesday, May 5

‘GiveBig’ to help local non-profits on Tuesday, May 5

The Seattle Foundation’s fifth annual day of giving event, GiveBIG, returns next week and is expected to provide a big boost to 1,600 area nonprofits, several of which support the Burien neighborhood... [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, Wednesday, May 15 – when all donations will be matched! Each credit card donation* made to the more than 1,400 nonprofit organizations... [Read more]

HomeTask Holding Community Shred Event Thursday, Sept. 27

HomeTask Holding Community Shred Event Thursday, Sept. 27

Burien’s HomeTask will be hosting a Community Shred Event on Thursday, Sept. 27 at their offices at 611 SW 152nd Street. This event is open to local businesses and residents who want to get papers... [Read more]

PIE JOUST: Throw a Pie in the Face of Some B-Town Celebs to Help Raise $$!

PIE JOUST: Throw a Pie in the Face of Some B-Town Celebs to Help Raise $$!

“I’ll do it for the sake of the needy in our community…” “I’ll do it for the kids!” “I’ll do it because the Blog will be recording it in slow-motion... [Read more]

Sunrise Financial’s 4th Annual ‘Pay It Forward’ Charity Event will be Aug. 19

Sunrise Financial’s 4th Annual ‘Pay It Forward’ Charity Event will be Aug. 19

Sunrise Financial Services will host its 4th annual “Pay it Forward” Charity Event from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 19. The event will be held at 2108 SW 152nd Street and will benefit six local... [Read more]

PHOTO: Burien’s HomeTask Installs Charity Board in Front of their Offices

PHOTO: Burien’s HomeTask Installs Charity Board in Front of their Offices

The good folks at Burien’s HomeTask have installed a ‘Charity Board’ in front of their offices at 611 SW 152nd Street. “We are looking to host all of the charities in Burien and... [Read more]

PHOTO: Cove to Clover Presents ‘Big Check’ Worth $47,500 to Local Charities

PHOTO: Cove to Clover Presents ‘Big Check’ Worth $47,500 to Local Charities

Our friends at Burien’s Cove to Clover Fundraiser (we were a Sponsor) did what every fundraiser organization loves to do – they presented a ‘Big Check’ worth $47,500 Wednesday (April... [Read more]

If You Register Now For ‘Cove To Clover,’ You’ll Save Some Serious ¢lover!

If You Register Now For ‘Cove To Clover,’ You’ll Save Some Serious ¢lover!

If you register now to run in the 4th annual Cove to Clover fundraiser (coming up March 9-11), you’ll save some serious ¢lover, ‘cuz registration rates are at their lowest right now! We’ll... [Read more]

2011 Cove To Clover Fundraiser Estimated To Have Raised ‘Around $40K’

2011 Cove To Clover Fundraiser Estimated To Have Raised ‘Around $40K’

We’re proud to have been Sponsors of this year’s Cove to Clover weekend, along with many other local businesses, and are happy to report that 2011 was a record year for the three-year old fundraiser,... [Read more]

2011 Cove to Clover Fundraiser Race Now Seeking Sponsors

2011 Cove to Clover Fundraiser Race Now Seeking Sponsors

Mick Purdy, left, of Mick Kelly's Irish Pub, and Cove to Clover Organizer John Nelson at Thursday night's kick-off party. A kick-off party was held for the third annual Cove to Clover benefit race... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Brat Trot Pub Crawl Is Coming Friday, Sept. 17th

SAVE THE DATE: Brat Trot Pub Crawl Is Coming Friday, Sept. 17th

We’ll be announcing full details soon, but we wanted to make sure our Readers knew that the 2010 Brat Trot Pub Crawl, a fundraiser for Safe Kids of King County South and Westside Baby, is coming... [Read more]

Big Burien Charity Event And Car Wash Sunday Will Benefit Local Causes

Big Burien Charity Event And Car Wash Sunday Will Benefit Local Causes

Janice Hammond of Sunrise Financial Services wants our Readers to know that they are sponsoring a Charity Event this Sunday, Aug. 22nd from 10am – 3pm at their parking lot, located at 2108 SW 152nd Street... [Read more]

Brat Trot Coming Sept. 19th, And Here’s How You Can Help/Register

Brat Trot Coming Sept. 19th, And Here’s How You Can Help/Register

On Wednesday night (Aug. 18th), Burien’s Tin Room hosted the opening party for sponsors of the 2010 “Brat Trot” 5K race, which will be on Sunday, Sept. 19th. This year’s all-day... [Read more]