Fundraiser Section

Cassidy Huff raising money for service dog, will perform fundraiser Jan. 12

Cassidy Huff raising money for service dog, will perform fundraiser Jan. 12

South King Media Columnist Cassidy Huff, 16, has been an advocate and do-gooder in her community for years, first coming to our attention when she held a fundraiser to purchase iPads for special needs... [Read more]

Fundraiser created to honor legacy of SeaTac Councilmember Amina Ahmed

Fundraiser created to honor legacy of SeaTac Councilmember Amina Ahmed

An online fundraiser has been created by the Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce to honor the legacy of SeaTac City Councilmember Amina Ahmed, who tragically passed away as the result of injuries suffered... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Chamber celebrates 30 years, raises $13,000+ for foundation

Seattle Southside Chamber celebrates 30 years, raises $13,000+ for foundation

On Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018, 120 friends and supporters of the Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce gathered to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the organization at the Seattle Airport Marriott in SeaTac. Here’s... [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]

REMINDER: Help the Hi-Liners by eating at Endolyne Joe’s this Wednesday!

REMINDER: Help the Hi-Liners by eating at Endolyne Joe’s this Wednesday!

REMINDER: Join your neighbors or bring a friend to Endolyne Joe’s this WEDNESDAY, Dec. 5 for a taste of Argentina – 25% of ALL proceeds that day will be donated to The Hi-Liners Musical Theatre, South... [Read more]

UPDATE: Car crash will close St. Vincent de Paul store for a while; help needed

UPDATE: Car crash will close St. Vincent de Paul store for a while; help needed

UPDATE NOV. 28, 2018: As we previously reported, a car crashed into the St. Vincent de Paul thrift Store in Burien on Monday, Nov. 26, injuring and sending an employee inside to the hospital, and staff... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Highline High Ceramics class ‘Monster Fundraiser’ raises over $1,337

PHOTOS: Highline High Ceramics class ‘Monster Fundraiser’ raises over $1,337

Story & Photos by Scott Schaefer Highline High School’s Ceramics class recently held its annual ‘Monster Fundraiser’ – where fun, playful ceramic ‘Monsters’ created... [Read more]

Music4Life announces another record year, donates over 2,000 instruments

Music4Life announces another record year, donates over 2,000 instruments

Music4Life™ has closed another record year by providing 2,036 ready-to-play musical instruments at no charge for use by students at eight Puget Sound public school districts, including Highline... [Read more]

UPDATE: It’s definitely a Happy Turkey Day for two thankful, local turkeys!

UPDATE: It’s definitely a Happy Turkey Day for two thankful, local turkeys!

UPDATE: The ongoing ‘Pardon or Eat’ turkey food fundraiser is almost over, as Normandy Park residents Candace and Tay Krull share some grateful news – BOTH turkeys have been officially... [Read more]

Great Food Meets a Great Cause Dec. 5 when Endolyne Joe’s helps the Hi-Liners

Great Food Meets a Great Cause Dec. 5 when Endolyne Joe’s helps the Hi-Liners

Join your neighbors or bring a friend to Endolyne Joe’s on Wednesday, Dec. 5 for a taste of Argentina – 25% of ALL proceeds that day will be donated to The Hi-Liners Musical Theatre, South King County’s... [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]

Support local journalism – buy a BTOWN oval car sticker and help your local blog

Support local journalism – buy a BTOWN oval car sticker and help your local blog

Help your original, award-winning hyperlocal blog – buy a cool BTOWN oval car sticker and help us fund local journalism! Purchase a high quality, 4″ x 6″ oval sticker(s) that’s perfect... [Read more]

REMINDER: Vision 20/20 – Burien’s biggest Art Party – is this SATURDAY!

REMINDER: Vision 20/20 – Burien’s biggest Art Party – is this SATURDAY!

REMINDER: Doors to the Burien Community Center open at 6:30 p.m. this SATURDAY, Nov. 17, for ‘Vision 20/20’ – Burien’s biggest annual art party and auction! Hosted by the Burien Arts Association,... [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]

UPDATE: ‘Pardon or Dinner?’ Turkey Food Drive favoring saving turkeys by 169%

UPDATE: ‘Pardon or Dinner?’ Turkey Food Drive favoring saving turkeys by 169%

UPDATE: As we previously reported, Normandy Park residents Candace and Tay Krull have been holding a ‘Pardon or Eat’ food fundraiser campaign, and the latest tally favors pardoning their pet... [Read more]

Vision 20/20 – Burien’s biggest Art Party – is set for Saturday, Nov. 17

Vision 20/20 – Burien’s biggest Art Party – is set for Saturday, Nov. 17

Doors to the Burien Community Center open at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 17 for Vision 20/20 – Burien’s biggest annual art party and auction. This event is hosted by the Burien Arts Association, will... [Read more]

Para Los Niños’ Annual Gala grosses $57,000, surpassing last year’s fundraiser

Para Los Niños’ Annual Gala grosses $57,000, surpassing last year’s fundraiser

Para Los Niños’ Annual Gala raised a gross amount of $57,600, which surpasses last year’s results. “All of this I do for my children and my community.” – Sandra Simarra Organizers... [Read more]

Fundraiser has started for Joan McGilton Rock Memorial Project at Seahurst

Fundraiser has started for Joan McGilton Rock Memorial Project at Seahurst

A group of friends and fellow community leaders have come together to honor longtime former Burien Councilmember and Mayor Joan McGilton’s legacy at Seahurst Park with a memorial rock and plaque…

Normandy Park family will decide fate of their turkeys based on Food Drive

Normandy Park family will decide fate of their turkeys based on Food Drive

Normandy Park residents Candace and Tay Krull are doing a rather unusual, Thanksgiving-themed fundraiser at their home – they’ve set up a voting system to decide on whether to pardon or eat their... [Read more]