Fundraiser Section

English Fête coming to St. Luke’s Renton on Saturday, Sept. 8

English Fête coming to St. Luke’s Renton on Saturday, Sept. 8

Bring the whole family to St. Luke’s annual English Fête for an afternoon of food, games, and music on Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018. The fête will feature: Sweet and savory English faire Carnival games Morris... [Read more]

9th annual Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Fest will rock Des Moines Sat., Aug. 25

9th annual Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Fest will rock Des Moines Sat., Aug. 25

One of the region’s premier blues music events returns to the shores of Des Moines on Saturday, Aug. 25, as the 9th Annual Poverty Bay Blues and Brews Fest takes over Des Moines Beach Park. More than... [Read more]

REMINDER: Obliteride riders will bike through Burien this Saturday, Aug. 11

REMINDER: Obliteride riders will bike through Burien this Saturday, Aug. 11

Photo courtesy Maureen Hoffmann REMINDER: Nearly 2,500 Fred Hutch Obliterideriders will pedal through the Burien area this Saturday, Aug. 11, raising funds to help obliterate cancer. Riders are expected... [Read more]

‘Hack to School’ Golf fundraiser for local schools will be Sept. 29

‘Hack to School’ Golf fundraiser for local schools will be Sept. 29

Come show your support and help raise funds to benefit Marvista Elementary, Gregory Heights and St. Francis of Assisi schools at the second annual ‘Hack to School’ Golf Tournament on Saturday,... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: 2018 Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Fest will be Sat., Aug. 25

SAVE THE DATE: 2018 Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Fest will be Sat., Aug. 25

The 2018 Poverty Blues & Brews Festival is returning for its ninth annual summer concert/party on Saturday, Aug. 15! Dozens of the Northwest’s best Craft Beers, Ciders and Wine will be featured,... [Read more]

Help local homeless students with Pearl Jam’s new ‘Home Shows’ project

Help local homeless students with Pearl Jam’s new ‘Home Shows’ project

Pearl Jam’s upcoming ‘Home Shows’ concerts in Seattle will be shining a light on the problem and solutions to homelessness, including for numerous local students. Currently, there... [Read more]

Bowling fundraiser for Burien Pride LGBTQ College Scholarship Fund Aug. 25

Bowling fundraiser for Burien Pride LGBTQ College Scholarship Fund Aug. 25

The Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority – along with the City of Tukwila, ACME Bowling and Orion Entertainment – will be sponsoring ‘The Queen Pin Bowling Classic,’ a fundraiser... [Read more]

CASSIDY’S COLUMN: Meet ‘Pepper,’ my new Service Dog!

CASSIDY’S COLUMN: Meet ‘Pepper,’ my new Service Dog!

EDITOR’S NOTE: Cass Huff is a special needs student at Mt. Rainier High School. In 2016, she was named “Citizen of the Year” by the City of Burien. Hey B-Town readers! I know I say this... [Read more]

Fred Hutch Obliteride bike riders will spin through Burien on Saturday, Aug. 11

Fred Hutch Obliteride bike riders will spin through Burien on Saturday, Aug. 11

Photos courtesy Fred Hutch Obliteride Nearly 2,500 Fred Hutch Obliterideriders will pedal through Puget Sound communities – including Burien – on Saturday, Aug. 11, raising funds to help obliterate... [Read more]

White Center Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast fundraiser is this Saturday, July 21

White Center Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast fundraiser is this Saturday, July 21

The annual White Center Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast will be held this Saturday, July 21. “Come enjoy a breakfast and support our fundraising event!” It will be at the White Center Eagles location... [Read more]

White Center Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast fundraiser will be Saturday, July 21

White Center Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast fundraiser will be Saturday, July 21

The White Center Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast has moved to the White Center Eagles (10452 15th Ave SW), and on Saturday, July 21, the club whose mission is “to make the world better one child at a time”... [Read more]

Early bird registration for the 2018 Burien Brat Trot is now open!

Early bird registration for the 2018 Burien Brat Trot is now open!

Chase Bret the Brat through the streets of Burien with this fast, fun and frivolous 5K run – coming Sunday, Sept. 30, 2018 – to benefit the students of Highline Public Schools! Stay after for Bavarian... [Read more]

‘Stuff the Bus’ for WestSide Baby & save $$ at Highline Bears game Friday night

‘Stuff the Bus’ for WestSide Baby & save $$ at Highline Bears game Friday night

Come ‘Stuff the Bus’ for WestSide Baby when the Highline Bears take on the North Sound Emeralds this Friday night, June 15. For every package of diapers you bring to the game, the Highline... [Read more]

Exchange Club of Highline’s annual Toilet Paper Drive is this Saturday, June 9

Exchange Club of Highline’s annual Toilet Paper Drive is this Saturday, June 9

This Saturday, June 9, the Exchange Club of Highline will be holding their annual Toilet Paper Drive. Butt wait – why a Toilet Paper Drive? You ask…? Did you know that you can’t buy toilet... [Read more]

Help Relay for Life by participating in a Cornhole Tournament at Strawberry Days

Help Relay for Life by participating in a Cornhole Tournament at Strawberry Days

During Discover Burien’s community festival ‘Strawberry Days’ – at Town Square Park the weekend of June 16 and 17 – there will be a Cornhole Tournament for Relay for Life. This... [Read more]

‘Journey to Transformation’ fundraiser for Transform Burien will be Wed., June 27

‘Journey to Transformation’ fundraiser for Transform Burien will be Wed., June 27

‘Journey to Transformation’ – a fundraiser dinner for Transform Burien – will be held on Wednesday, June 27, from 6 – 8 p.m. at the Burien Community Center. “For the past... [Read more]

PacWest Little League’s Carnival will be this Sunday, May 20

PacWest Little League’s Carnival will be this Sunday, May 20

UPDATE: The time for this event has been changed to 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.: PacWest Little League’s Carnival will be this Sunday, May 20, from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Little League baseball fields... [Read more]

Burien native Larry J. Snyder holding Book Release fundraiser June 12

Burien native Larry J. Snyder holding Book Release fundraiser June 12

Which One Am I? Book Release Benefit Event Tuesday, June 12 Come celebrate the release of Author – and native Burienite – Larry J. Snyder’s second book, ‘Which One am I, 12 Extraordinary... [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]

Big Picture High School Senior starts first aid project for local homeless

Big Picture High School Senior starts first aid project for local homeless

Alexia Guajardo is a Senior at Highline Big Picture High School, and she is building a Senior Thesis Project around homelessness. “I brainstormed how my project could engage in my career interest,... [Read more]

‘Dining Out For Life’ fundraiser is this Thursday, April 26

‘Dining Out For Life’ fundraiser is this Thursday, April 26

The 25th annual ‘Dining Out For Life’ (DOFL) fundraiser will be held this Thursday, April 26. Participating restaurants will donate 30-50% of their proceeds generated from the philanthropy... [Read more]

Fundraiser Yard Sale for Highline High Track & Field Team is April 21-22

Fundraiser Yard Sale for Highline High Track & Field Team is April 21-22

A fundraiser Yard Sale benefiting the Highline High School Track and Field Team will be held this weekend – Saturday, April 21 and Sunday, April 22, from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. on both days. For sale will... [Read more]

Come support Hi-Liners at their Spring Bookfair Fundraiser Sun., April 22

Come support Hi-Liners at their Spring Bookfair Fundraiser Sun., April 22

Come support Burien’s Hi-Liners during their Spring Bookfair Fundraiser this coming Sunday, April 22 at Barnes & Noble in Tukwila. “Join us as we count down to our spring production of... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW is making a difference…with Dodgeball!

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW is making a difference…with Dodgeball!

By Nalani Kaopuiki-Young How often are you approached about donating your dollars or maybe your time? Most of us have picked up trash, worked at a food bank or dropped a dollar or two in a container.... [Read more]