Fundraiser Section

WestSide Baby surpasses goal, collects 300,000 diapers through ‘Stuff the Bus’

WestSide Baby surpasses goal, collects 300,000 diapers through ‘Stuff the Bus’

WestSide Baby volunteers and board members kicked off the weekend by marching with one of its buses in the West Seattle Grand Parade July 19. Marching in the parade has long been a WestSide Baby tradition,... [Read more]

REMINDER: Benefit screening of local UFO film for Discover Burien is Aug. 1

REMINDER: Benefit screening of local UFO film for Discover Burien is Aug. 1

REMINDER: A benefit screening of the locally-produced UFO film “The Maury Island Incident” for Discover Burien will be in two weeks – Friday night, Aug. 1 – at the Tin Theater, starting... [Read more]

REMINDER: WestSide Baby’s 14th ‘Stuff the Bus’ diaper drive is Sunday

REMINDER: WestSide Baby’s 14th ‘Stuff the Bus’ diaper drive is Sunday

WestSide Baby will host its largest ever outreach event this coming Sunday, July 20 – the 14th annual Stuff the Bus diaper drive, with a bus parked and ready to be packed with donations at Burien Toyota/Scion. The... [Read more]

WestSide Baby’s ‘Stuff the Bus’ Diaper Drive will be in Burien Sunday, July 20

WestSide Baby’s ‘Stuff the Bus’ Diaper Drive will be in Burien Sunday, July 20

WestSide Baby’s 14th-annual ‘Stuff the Bus’ diaper drive will be from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Sunday, July 20, at Burien Toyota and Scion, located at 15025 1st Ave South. We’re a... [Read more]

Benefit screening of local UFO film for Discover Burien will be Friday, Aug. 1

Benefit screening of local UFO film for Discover Burien will be Friday, Aug. 1

A benefit screening of the locally-produced UFO film “The Maury Island Incident” for Discover Burien will take place on Friday night, Aug. 1 at the Tin Theater, starting at 7 p.m. “The Maury... [Read more]

Fundraiser for Burning Man theme camp – ‘Burning Bazaar’ – is Saturday

Fundraiser for Burning Man theme camp – ‘Burning Bazaar’ – is Saturday

‘Burning Bazaar’ – a fundraiser for a theme camp at Critical Northwest, Seattle’s Burning Man event – will be held this Saturday June 28, from Noon – 6 p.m. at 13628 8th Ave SW, located... [Read more]

‘Whine and Cheese’ fundraiser for Animal Aid & Rescue Foundation is June 27

‘Whine and Cheese’ fundraiser for Animal Aid & Rescue Foundation is June 27

The 6th Annual Whine and Cheese Live Auction fundraiser for Animal Aid and Rescue Foundation will be held at Black Zia Cantina on Friday, June 27 from 7-10 p.m. “This is a fun and fabulous event... [Read more]

Highline High School Alumni’s annual Golf Tournament will be Friday, Aug. 15

Highline High School Alumni’s annual Golf Tournament will be Friday, Aug. 15

The 2014 Highline High School Alumni annual Golf Tournament will be held on Friday, Aug. 15 at the Allenmore Golf Club in Tacoma, with a 7:30 a.m. tee off. You can now purchase your tee time by going to... [Read more]

The 5th annual Des Moines Rotary Blues & Brews Fest will be Saturday, Aug. 23

The 5th annual Des Moines Rotary Blues & Brews Fest will be Saturday, Aug. 23

For the fifth year in a row – on Saturday, Aug. 23 – people from around Western Washington and beyond will be flocking to the shores of Puget Sound at the Des Moines Beach Park to savor tasty licks... [Read more]

Highline Medical Center Foundation’s Golf Tournament will be July 24

Highline Medical Center Foundation’s Golf Tournament will be July 24

Grab your clubs for a great day on the links at Highline Medical Center Foundation’s 31st Annual Golf Classic on Thursday, July 24 at The Golf Club at Newcastle. “There are plenty of opportunities... [Read more]

Collectible t-shirts for ‘The Maury Island Incident’ at Des Moines Market Saturday

Collectible t-shirts for ‘The Maury Island Incident’ at Des Moines Market Saturday

Cool, collectible t-shirts for the locally-made film “The Maury Island Incident” will be on sale at The Waterland Blog’s booth at the opening day of the Des Moines Farmers Market, from... [Read more]

Kick-off the Wild Strawberry Festival at Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast June 14

Kick-off the Wild Strawberry Festival at Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast June 14

The annual Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast will serve as a great kick-off to the Wild Strawberry Festival on Saturday, June 14, from 8 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. at the Burien Fire Station at 8th Ave SW and SW 151st. Cost... [Read more]

REMINDER: Highline ‘Relay for Life’ for local cancer research is this weekend!

REMINDER: Highline ‘Relay for Life’ for local cancer research is this weekend!

REMINDER: The Relay For Life of Highline fundraiser for the American Cancer Society is this weekend – Saturday, June 7 and Sunday, June 8 – at Highline Memorial Stadium. “The Relay For Life of... [Read more]

St. Paul’s of Shorewood Lutheran Church’s Parking Lot Sale is June 27-28

St. Paul’s of Shorewood Lutheran Church’s Parking Lot Sale is June 27-28

St. Paul’s of Shorewood Lutheran Church’s Annual Parking Lot Sale will be Friday, June 27 and Saturday, June 28. On Friday, the hours will be 9 a.m. – 6 p.m., and on Saturday, 9 a.m. –... [Read more]

Hi-Liners holding fundraiser Rummage Sale on Saturday, June 14

Hi-Liners holding fundraiser Rummage Sale on Saturday, June 14

Burien’s Hi-Liners will be holding a fundraiser Rummage Sale from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. on Saturday, June 14 at the Burien Annex, located at 14501 4th Ave SW. This is a “Huge Multi-Family Sale!... [Read more]

The 2014 Three Tree Point Fireworks Fund is seeking Business Sponsors

The 2014 Three Tree Point Fireworks Fund is seeking Business Sponsors

Photo by Michael Brunk. The 4th of July is just over a month away, and our friends at the Three Tree Point Fireworks Fund are seeking Business Sponsors and donations to help raise the $30,000 needed to... [Read more]

Public invited to attend Carnival at Mount View Elementary June 6

Public invited to attend Carnival at Mount View Elementary June 6

The public is invited to attend the Mount View Elementary Carnival, benefiting its PTA and its sister school in Honduras, on Friday, June 6. Money raised at the carnival will go to Light of Esperanza,... [Read more]

Soroptomist Club’s ‘Cards for a Cause’ will be Saturday, May 17 at Burien Elks Lodge

Soroptomist Club’s ‘Cards for a Cause’ will be Saturday, May 17 at Burien Elks Lodge

Have a great time and support a great cause at the same time at the annual “Cards For A Cause” on Saturday, May 17 at the Burien Elks. This “fun”draiser is sponsored by Soroptimist... [Read more]

Winners of 3rd annual ‘Burien Bites’ fundraiser announced

Winners of 3rd annual ‘Burien Bites’ fundraiser announced

The winners of the 3rd annual ‘Burien Bites‘ were announced Wednesday night (May 7): Maven Mercantile Start Fresh 909 Coffee & Wine HomeTask and Freggies Organic will donate $1,000... [Read more]

REMINDER: Eat well and help local charities at ‘Burien Bites’ TONIGHT!

REMINDER: Eat well and help local charities at ‘Burien Bites’ TONIGHT!

REMINDER: The third annual ‘Burien Bites’ – a food-centric fundraiser that benefits local charities – will take place TONIGHT – Wednesday, May 7, from 4 – 9 p.m. The cost is $5 for Adults,... [Read more]

Help ‘Stamp Out Hunger’ by leaving food for your Mail Carrier this Saturday

Help ‘Stamp Out Hunger’ by leaving food for your Mail Carrier this Saturday

This Saturday, May 10, the National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) will collect food donations at residents’ mailboxes in order to provide assistance to the millions of Americans who are... [Read more]

REMINDER: Don’t forget to GiveBIG TODAY to help local charities!

REMINDER: Don’t forget to GiveBIG TODAY to help local charities!

REMINDER: The Seattle Foundation’s GiveBIG is TODAY (Tuesday, May 6) and is a one-day, online charitable giving event to inspire people to give to non-profit organizations who make our region a stronger,... [Read more]

‘Bark & Bowl’ for AARF at HiLine Lanes on Saturday, May 10

‘Bark & Bowl’ for AARF at HiLine Lanes on Saturday, May 10

The Animal Aid and Rescue Foundation (AARF) is holding a ‘Bark & Bowl’ fundraiser at HiLine Lanes in Burien on Saturday, May 10 from 3 – 6 p.m. Cost is $20 per person and includes three... [Read more]

Glendale Lutheran School Spring Yard Sale & Bake Sale will be May 10

Glendale Lutheran School Spring Yard Sale & Bake Sale will be May 10

Glendale Lutheran School’s Spring Yard Sale & Bake Sale will be Saturday, May 10, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. “Our school and church families are donating their gently used household items to... [Read more]

Help local charities – GiveBIG & Dine Out for Hunger on Tuesday, May 6

Help local charities – GiveBIG & Dine Out for Hunger on Tuesday, May 6

The Seattle Foundation’s GiveBIG is a one-day, online charitable giving event to inspire people to give to non-profit organizations who make our region a stronger, more vibrant community for all,... [Read more]

2 Big Picture students putting on Poetry Slam fundraiser for Somali kids Friday

2 Big Picture students putting on Poetry Slam fundraiser for Somali kids Friday

Big Picture High students Asia Abshir, left, and Britni Mayfield, right. Two students from Burien’s Big Picture High School will be putting on a Poetry Slam fundraiser for Somali kids this Friday,... [Read more]