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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]

REMINDER: ‘GiveBig’ to help local non-profits TODAY!

REMINDER: ‘GiveBig’ to help local non-profits TODAY!

REMINDER: TODAY – Tuesday, May 5 – is the Seattle Foundation’s fifth annual day of giving event ‘GiveBIG,’ which is expected to provide a big boost to 1,600 area nonprofits, several... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Burien Community Church accepting donations for annual Rummage Sale

Burien Community Church accepting donations for annual Rummage Sale

Burien Community Church is currently accepting donations of furniture, tools, gently used clothing, toys, and more for its Annual Rummage Sale, which will be held on May 29-30 and June 6. The church... [Read more]

‘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]

Sylvester Middle School students seeking donations to plant trees

Sylvester Middle School students seeking donations to plant trees

Sylvester Middle School students Logan Lemieux, Jeremiah Harding, Brian Phuong, Mira Stemen and Joanne Robson​ are trying to raise money to plant trees, and they’re looking for people to donate... [Read more]

Donations needed for Highline Schools Foundation’s ‘Project PROMise’

Donations needed for Highline Schools Foundation’s ‘Project PROMise’

Project PROMise™ is the Highline Schools Foundation’s outreach program in which new and gently used formal dresses are collected from our community so local students in need can attend their prom... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway collected 3,277 diapers last Sunday!

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway collected 3,277 diapers last Sunday!

A message from our Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest: Thank You! Your amazing generosity was truly an inspiration. On Sunday, Dec. 12 at the Normandy Park Tree Lighting ceremony... [Read more]

Toys for Tots Drive starts Monday, Dec. 8

Toys for Tots Drive starts Monday, Dec. 8

The annual Toys for Tots Drive starts this coming Monday, Dec. 8, and here’s how YOU can participate: ELIGIBILITY: King County residents are eligible to receive toys for children from infant to... [Read more]

Mayor’s ‘Day of Concern for the Hungry’ will be this Saturday, Sept. 27

Mayor’s ‘Day of Concern for the Hungry’ will be this Saturday, Sept. 27

The City of Burien is supporting the “Mayors’ Day of Concern for the Hungry,” which is this Saturday, Sept. 27. “South King County has a large percentage of individuals and families... [Read more]

Family, friends remember Carol Selander through Burien Arts donations

Family, friends remember Carol Selander through Burien Arts donations

Programs that offer free art workshops for students will be greatly enhanced by generous donations from friends and family to the Burien Arts Association in honor of Carol Selander, a Burien cultural,... [Read more]

Local Girl Scouts donate 180 pounds of cookies to White Center Food Bank

Local Girl Scouts donate 180 pounds of cookies to White Center Food Bank

The cookie selling season may be over, but that does not mean cookie-related work is done for one local Girl Scout Troop, who spent time Monday night (March 24) donating 180 pounds of the goodies to the... [Read more]

Help people in need & get tax deductions by donating to the Burien Goodwill

Help people in need & get tax deductions by donating to the Burien Goodwill

Our friends at the Burien Goodwill want to share that the end of the year is often a great time to donate, not only to purge for the new year but for end-of-the-year tax deductions: Do you want to lower... [Read more]

HiLine Lanes collecting Toys for Tots through this weekend

HiLine Lanes collecting Toys for Tots through this weekend

Burien’s HiLine Lanes has been collecting toys for the USMC Toys for Tots Drive, and generous B-Towners are encouraged to drop new or unopened toys off at the front desk through this weekend. “Anything... [Read more]

‘It’s alive!!!’ Help keep Burien Actors Theatre alive; donations being matched!

‘It’s alive!!!’ Help keep Burien Actors Theatre alive; donations being matched!

Photos by Mike Wilson. “It’s alive!!!”  Help keep BAT alive!  An angel appeared at Burien Actors Theatre and agreed to match donations made from the beginning of the comedy musical “Mel Brooks’... [Read more]

Got flute? Highline Music4Life urgently seeking used musical instruments

Got flute? Highline Music4Life urgently seeking used musical instruments

Highline Music4Life™ has issued an urgent public appeal for the donation of flutes and clarinets by adults who no longer need them. “School is just starting and many more young people than expected... [Read more]

Highline Area students receive 625 backpacks full of school supplies

Highline Area students receive 625 backpacks full of school supplies

Hundreds of Highline School District students are ready for the first day of school thanks to the Exchange Club of Highline, the Burien Lions Club and St. Paul’s Lutheran Church. 625 backpacks filled... [Read more]

Southern Heights Elementary seeking donations for ‘International Dot Day’

Southern Heights Elementary seeking donations for ‘International Dot Day’

Southern Heights Elementary School will be participating in ‘International Dot Day’ (IDD) in September, and they’re seeking help getting supplies for kids to use. IDD was named after... [Read more]

CALL FOR HELP: Three Tree Point Fireworks Fund needs more donations!

CALL FOR HELP: Three Tree Point Fireworks Fund needs more donations!

Organizers of the Three Tree Point Fireworks Fund (Todd Manola and Fred Feiertag) are in a bind and need more donations, so if you’ve ever enjoyed Burien’s best barged-based fireworks on the... [Read more]