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URGENT: Volunteers, Donations needed for Burien’s Severe Weather Shelter

URGENT: Volunteers, Donations needed for Burien’s Severe Weather Shelter

Volunteers and Donations are urgently needed for Burien’s Severe Weather Shelter, being held at Highline United Methodist Church through this Sunday, Feb. 17. Here’s a call for help from Volunteer... [Read more]

Volunteers, donations still needed for Burien’s Severe Weather Shelter

Volunteers, donations still needed for Burien’s Severe Weather Shelter

Volunteers and donations are still needed for Burien’s Severe Weather Shelter, which is operating at Highline United Methodist Church at 13015 1st Ave South. HOW TO HELP/DONATE To sign up to Volunteer,... [Read more]

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 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]

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]

The perfect present could be a gift to the Highline Schools Foundation

The perfect present could be a gift to the Highline Schools Foundation

From our friends at the Highline Schools Foundation: Looking for that perfect present? Consider a gift to the Highline Schools Foundation: Highline Schools Foundation unites support for innovative and... [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]

Pirate grad comes through BIG for Highline High School Alumni Foundation

Pirate grad comes through BIG for Highline High School Alumni Foundation

Highline High School Alumni Michael Walsh has made a gigantic financial pledge to the school’s Alumni Foundation – $100,000 per year for five years beginning in 2019! This amount is on top of the $20,000... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway Agents collect over 100 lbs. of food for Highline Food Bank

Berkshire Hathaway Agents collect over 100 lbs. of food for Highline Food Bank

Brittany Robinson and Samantha Teson – two agents from Burien’s Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest office (our Real Estate Sponsor) – were busy last week helping support the Highline Area... [Read more]

GiveBIG is Wednesday, May 9 & here’s how you can help local non-profits

GiveBIG is Wednesday, May 9 & here’s how you can help local non-profits

GiveBIG – a one-day online giving campaign by the Seattle Foundation to raise funds for local nonprofits – will be held on Wednesday, May 9, and here’s how YOU can help our local non-profits. Scroll... [Read more]

Your end of the year donations to Goodwill can help others find jobs

Your end of the year donations to Goodwill can help others find jobs

The end of the year is the perfect time to donate to Goodwill, and here’s how you can help: The simple act of cleaning out your closets and donating to Goodwill will help us help others with free... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation seeking donations for Project PROMise

Highline Schools Foundation seeking donations for Project PROMise

For many high school girls, going to the prom is an event anticipated for years – but not going to the prom because the family can’t afford a formal dress can be devastating. Project PROMise™ is... [Read more]

End-of-year donations at Goodwill can help your neighbors

End-of-year donations at Goodwill can help your neighbors

The end of the year is the perfect time to donate to Goodwill and help your neighbors. The simple act of cleaning out your closets and donating can help others with free job training and education programs. “Goodwill is... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Burien Attorney Tracy Codd returns from successful charity mission to Nepal

Burien Attorney Tracy Codd returns from successful charity mission to Nepal

From Advertiser W. Tracy Codd, Attorney: Tracy and Michelle Codd on Ghami la Pass, near the end of their trek through Nepal’s Upper Mustang region. Tracy and Michelle Codd pose with local villagers... [Read more]

Music4Life delivers 71 ready-to-play instruments to Highline Public Schools

Music4Life delivers 71 ready-to-play instruments to Highline Public Schools

Non-profit organization Music4Life delivered 71 ready-to-play musical instruments to students in need at Highline Public Schools over the last year. These instruments are estimated to have a retail value... [Read more]

Hi-Liners extend Clothing & Textile Drive one more week; here’s how to help

Hi-Liners extend Clothing & Textile Drive one more week; here’s how to help

Burien’s Hi-Liners announced that they have extended their Clothing and Textile Drive one more week, with donations being accepted from 9 a.m. – Noon on Saturday, June 25 at the Burien Annex. “We... [Read more]

Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department seeking donations for needy families

Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department seeking donations for needy families

Photos of previous Fire Department “Light Up the Holidays” runs by Michael Brunk | nwlens.com The Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department is seeking donations to help local, needy families... [Read more]

Burien Arts Gallery accepting donated jewelry for Hospitality House

Burien Arts Gallery accepting donated jewelry for Hospitality House

Volunteers sort out jewelry to be donated to women’s agencies in the Puget Sound area. Photo courtesy Women’s Shelter Jewelry Project. Now those beads, brooches, bangles and baubles lying around and... [Read more]