Fundraiser Section

‘Maury Island Incident’ benefit for Des Moines Historical Society will be Feb. 11

‘Maury Island Incident’ benefit for Des Moines Historical Society will be Feb. 11

A full screening of the locally-produced film “The Maury Island Incident” to benefit the Des Moines Historical Society will be Wednesday night, Feb. 11 at Mt. Rainier High School. Filmmakers... [Read more]

Special needs student at Sylvester raises money and buys new iPads for others

Special needs student at Sylvester raises money and buys new iPads for others

12-year-old Cassidy Huff was at home recovering from her 33rd spinal surgery when she decided to organize a fundraiser for the special education classmates she tutors at Sylvester Middle School in Burien. In... [Read more]

REMINDER: The 10th annual Empty Bowls is two weeks from today

REMINDER: The 10th annual Empty Bowls is two weeks from today

Two weeks from today – on Friday, Jan. 30 – the Empty Bowls fundraiser will be celebrating its 10 year anniversary! Moshier potters have teamed up with Discover Burien and Burien Parks and Recreation... [Read more]

3rd annual ‘Open Bite Nite’ fundraiser for Burien CARES will be Saturday, Feb. 7

3rd annual ‘Open Bite Nite’ fundraiser for Burien CARES will be Saturday, Feb. 7

The 3rd annual ‘Open Bite Nite’ fundraiser for Burien CARES Animal Control will be held Saturday, Feb. 7 at the Elks Lodge, located at 14006 1st Ave South. There will be music, laughs and... [Read more]

Cove to Clover 5K Fundraiser Race holding Alaska Airlines ‘Fly Free Raffle’

Cove to Clover 5K Fundraiser Race holding Alaska Airlines ‘Fly Free Raffle’

Our friends at the Cove to Clover 5K Fundraiser Race – coming up Sunday, March 15 – announced on Monday (Jan. 12) that they will be holding an Alaska Airlines “C2C Fly Free Raffle.” A... [Read more]

Fundraiser for Leukemia & Lymphoma Society will be at Tin Room Jan. 31

Fundraiser for Leukemia & Lymphoma Society will be at Tin Room Jan. 31

IN MEMORY OF PATRICK GOOD “Live It For Fun,” a fundraiser for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, will be held at Advertiser the Tin Room Bar & Theater on Saturday, Jan. 31. “Join us... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: 10th annual ‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser will be Friday, Jan. 30

SAVE THE DATE: 10th annual ‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser will be Friday, Jan. 30

SAVE THE DATE: “Join Us for a Meal and Help Fight Hunger In Our Community” – the 10th annual ‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser event will be held on Friday, Jan. 30. Empty Bowls events... [Read more]

Southgate Eastern Star holding Tree Recycle event on Saturday, Jan. 3

Southgate Eastern Star holding Tree Recycle event on Saturday, Jan. 3

Southgate Eastern Star will be holding a Tree Recycle event on Saturday, Jan. 3, 2015 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the Southgate Masonic Hall, located at 1004 SW 152nd Street in Olde Burien. Suggested donation... [Read more]

Five Corners Albertsons holding fundraiser for Food Bank Thursday

Five Corners Albertsons holding fundraiser for Food Bank Thursday

Albertsons at Five Corners in Burien will be holding a fundraiser for the Highline Area Food Bank on Thursday Dec. 18, from 6 – 8 p.m. All proceeds will go to feed family clients of the food bank. Here’s... [Read more]

REMINDER: Benefit concert for Burien Actors Theatre is Wednesday night

REMINDER: Benefit concert for Burien Actors Theatre is Wednesday night

REMINDER: This Wednesday night (Dec. 17), enjoy the sounds of the season as Burien Actors Theatre presents a Holiday Concert with the Northwest Symphony Orchestra Brass Quintet – featuring internationally... [Read more]

Burien Police Officers will help at this year’s ‘Shop with a Cop’ on Saturday

Burien Police Officers will help at this year’s ‘Shop with a Cop’ on Saturday

Officers from the Burien Police Department will be helping again at this year’s “Shop with a Cop” at the Covington Walmart, set for this Saturday, Dec. 13. This event is sponsored by the Maple Valley... [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]

Marshawn Lynch’s Mom helping local business’ ‘Toys for Tots’ drive

Marshawn Lynch’s Mom helping local business’ ‘Toys for Tots’ drive

With the help of the Mom of Marshawn Lynch, a Toys for Tots Drive is going on at Three Tree Wellness, with a chance for Donors to win a massage or Seahawks gear. This holiday season, Three Tree Wellness... [Read more]

Burien’s Big Picture High School holding Rummage Sale this weekend

Burien’s Big Picture High School holding Rummage Sale this weekend

Burien’s Big Picture High School will be holding a Rummage Sale on Friday, Dec 12 and Saturday, Dec. 13. “Come find the perfect holiday gifts for loved ones while also supporting BP Middle... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Diaper Drive will be at Sunday’s Normandy Park Tree Lighting celebration

Diaper Drive will be at Sunday’s Normandy Park Tree Lighting celebration

Tay Krull of Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest wants our Readers to know that he’s sponsoring a Diaper Drive at this Sunday’s Normandy Park Tree Lighting celebration: This... [Read more]

Donate $10 by text to help students in Highline Public Schools

Donate $10 by text to help students in Highline Public Schools

Donate $10 by text to help students in Highline Public Schools! Text “IMPACT” to 501501! The Highline Schools Foundation plays an important role in our community—they give students in Highline Public... [Read more]

Burien Actors Theatre’s Holiday Concert will be Wednesday, Dec. 17

Burien Actors Theatre’s Holiday Concert will be Wednesday, Dec. 17

On Wednesday, Dec. 17, enjoy the sounds of the season as Burien Actors Theatre presents a Holiday Concert with the Northwest Symphony Orchestra Brass Quintet – featuring internationally renowned soloist... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Dr. Jim Coleman’s ‘Stuffed Animals for Kids’ drive on now through Dec. 19

Dr. Jim Coleman’s ‘Stuffed Animals for Kids’ drive on now through Dec. 19

Friend of the blog and Advertiser Jim Coleman, DDS, and crew want to remind our readers that their annual Stuffed Animal Drive is off and running and will continue through Dec. 19. These animals are for... [Read more]

Benefit screening of local UFO film will be at Tin Theater Tuesday night, Dec. 16

Benefit screening of local UFO film will be at Tin Theater Tuesday night, Dec. 16

A benefit screening of the locally produced, award-winning UFO film “The Maury Island Incident” – for the Burien Actors Theatre and the Highline Area Food Bank – will take place on Tuesday... [Read more]

Celebrate Burien Actors Theatre’s re-emergence with ‘Fire Watch Party’ Dec. 10

Celebrate Burien Actors Theatre’s re-emergence with ‘Fire Watch Party’ Dec. 10

Join Burien Actors Theatre for a party to celebrate BAT’s re-emergence from the Dec. 10, 2013 fire at the theater (read our previous coverage here) – and thank those who put out the flames and helped... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Kenner Dental holding Food & Coat Drive through end of November

Advertiser Kenner Dental holding Food & Coat Drive through end of November

Advertiser Kenner Dental will be holding a Food and Coat Drive until Nov. 30, and they’re asking folks to bring in warm, cozy clothing or non-perishable food to donate to Transform Burien. “It’s... [Read more]

7th annual Burien Arts’ ‘Vision 20/20′ Art Sale will be Saturday, Nov. 22

7th annual Burien Arts’ ‘Vision 20/20′ Art Sale will be Saturday, Nov. 22

Mixing quality affordable art with a fun evening of music, food, wine and “buying frenzy,” the Burien Arts Association will be presenting its annual Vision 20/20 Art Sale on Saturday, Nov. 22. Doors... [Read more]

Holiday Bazaar for Relay for Life will be Dec. 6 at Resurrection Lutheran Church

Holiday Bazaar for Relay for Life will be Dec. 6 at Resurrection Lutheran Church

The folks at Relay for Life of Highline will be holding a Holiday Bazaar on Dec. 6 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Resurrection Lutheran Church, located at 134 S 206th Street in Des Moines. “This is our... [Read more]

Salvation Army and Bartell Drugs team up to bring holiday cheer to local children

Salvation Army and Bartell Drugs team up to bring holiday cheer to local children

New Advertiser Bartell Drugs is once again partnering with the Salvation Army to provide holiday gifts for children in need by collecting new, unwrapped toys during its annual Salvation Army “Toy ‘N... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Highline Club’s NW Harvest Holiday Food Drive begins Friday

Advertiser Highline Club’s NW Harvest Holiday Food Drive begins Friday

This Friday (Nov. 14) kicks off Highline Club’s annual Northwest Harvest holiday food drive to benefit the Highline Area Food bank, which runs through Dec. 21. The food drive will have two pickups:... [Read more]

B-Town Dog group trying to raise $4,000 for off-leash Dog Park in Burien

B-Town Dog group trying to raise $4,000 for off-leash Dog Park in Burien

Mike and Debbi Rovech, along with their chocolate Labrador, Toby are looking forward to an off-leash dog area as they lounge on the grass at Lakeview Park. They live across the street from the future dog-park.... [Read more]

7th annual ‘Andy Mac is Love’ fundraiser will be at the Cove on Saturday, Nov. 22

7th annual ‘Andy Mac is Love’ fundraiser will be at the Cove on Saturday, Nov. 22

The 7th annual ‘Andy Mac is Love’ fundraiser will be held on Saturday, Nov. 22 at 3 p.m. at the Normandy Park Cove. “All are welcome to attend our annual fundraiser where we gather for food,... [Read more]

Burien resident Carol Roll summits tallest mountain in Mexico for Breast Cancer

Burien resident Carol Roll summits tallest mountain in Mexico for Breast Cancer

Seven-year Burien resident Carol Roll has spent the last 10 days outside Mexico City climbing two of North America’s tallest mountains – Iztaccihuatl (17,343 ft) and El Pico de Orizaba (18,490... [Read more]