Fundraiser Section

‘Tip-a-(Normandy Park) Cop’ and help Special Olympics on Saturday, Oct. 27

‘Tip-a-(Normandy Park) Cop’ and help Special Olympics on Saturday, Oct. 27

From our sister site The Normandy Park Blog: Normandy Park Police are partnering with the Criminal Justice Training Commission for this year’s annual ‘Tip-a-Cop’ event to raise money... [Read more]

Oktoberfest Dinner & Auction fundraiser for Highline Schools Foundation is Friday

Oktoberfest Dinner & Auction fundraiser for Highline Schools Foundation is Friday

Don’t Miss the Oktoberfest Dinner & Auction to raise funds for students in Highline Public Schools this Friday, Oct. 19, 2018 at the Normandy Park Cove. Click Here to Buy Tickets! Advance Registration... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Burien’s biggest Art Party – Vision 20/20 – will be Nov. 17

SAVE THE DATE: Burien’s biggest Art Party – Vision 20/20 – will be Nov. 17

Vision 20/20 is Burien’s biggest Art Party with its own unique format, and it will be held on Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018 at the Burien Community Center. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and this is a FREE event... [Read more]

‘Hack To School’ event raises almost $5,000 for schools, sends out thanks

‘Hack To School’ event raises almost $5,000 for schools, sends out thanks

The Organizers of ‘Hack To School’ want to thank everyone for participating in their recent golf tournament, which raised nearly $5,000 to benefit Marvista, Gregory Heights and St. Francis... [Read more]

Burien City Council asks for help for evicted residents of Fox Cove Apartments

Burien City Council asks for help for evicted residents of Fox Cove Apartments

By Jack Mayne Residents and supporters of residents of a dilapidated apartment building in Burien told the City Council meeting on Monday (Oct. 1) of new owners ordering residents evicted so the facility can be upgraded…

Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride thru Burien Sunday helps raise $37,000

Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride thru Burien Sunday helps raise $37,000

Did you happen to catch those stylish, dapper-looking men riding their vintage-styled motorcycles and scooters through Burien on Sunday, Sept. 30? They were all part of the 2018 Distinguished Gentleman’s... [Read more]

Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride will pass through Burien this Sunday

Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride will pass through Burien this Sunday

The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride will pass through Burien this Sunday, Sept. 30. This is a worldwide event, with over 650 cities participating as a means to raise funds for prostate cancer research... [Read more]

Here’s the schedule for another awesome Burien Brat Trot Weekend!

Here’s the schedule for another awesome Burien Brat Trot Weekend!

Burien Brat Trot weekend is almost here and the entire community has a lot to look forward to at this year’s awesome, local, grass roots event! Whether you are doing the Pub Crawl, running Brat... [Read more]

REMINDER: The Brat Trot Pub Crawl is this Friday night!

REMINDER: The Brat Trot Pub Crawl is this Friday night!

REMINDER: The 2018 Brat Trot Pub Crawl is this Friday, Sept. 28, starting at the Tin Room Bar! Only $20 per person in advance, or $25 at the door. Gather your team of two or more, follow clues and scavenge... [Read more]

VIDEO: Vigil held for drive-by shooting victim Gabriela Reyes-Dominguez

VIDEO: Vigil held for drive-by shooting victim Gabriela Reyes-Dominguez

The parking lot next to Burien’s One Source Chiropractic was packed with friends, family and community members Thursday night (Sept. 20), all together to grieve the senseless killing of Gabriela... [Read more]

Hurry – the online registration for Sept. 30 Burien Brat Trot ends in one week!

Hurry – the online registration for Sept. 30 Burien Brat Trot ends in one week!

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

Fundraiser for Sylvester Middle School PTSA will be Wednesday, Sept. 12

Fundraiser for Sylvester Middle School PTSA will be Wednesday, Sept. 12

Come on down to the White Cap Frozen Yogurt in Burien on 1st Ave South this Wednesday, Sept 12, from 7 – 9 p.m. and part of the proceeds goes directly to Sylvester Middle School PTSA. Yummy treats with... [Read more]

Car Wash Fundraiser for Highline High athlete will be Saturday, Sept. 29

Car Wash Fundraiser for Highline High athlete will be Saturday, Sept. 29

Sierra Rogers plays varsity softball and volleyball for Highline High School, and has been offered a position on a Seattle fast pitch club (Team Phoenix). With dues at $1,700 – not including traveling... [Read more]

Friends of the Burien Library organization needs help, seeking new members

Friends of the Burien Library organization needs help, seeking new members

Our Burien Library is a wonderful community resource for free books, media, arts and cultural events, classes and so much more. “However, less tax funding means more difficulty maintaining our current... [Read more]

Enjoy fantastical theater, delectable food at Burien Actors Theatre Party Sept. 15

Enjoy fantastical theater, delectable food at Burien Actors Theatre Party Sept. 15

Enjoy fabulous food and drink from Burien businesses plus theatrical performances and Erin Austin of OK Sweetheart at Burien Actors Theatre’s Gala Party & Show on Saturday, Sept. 15. From 6 to 9... [Read more]

New Highline ‘Family Color Run & Games’ event will be Saturday, Sept. 29

New Highline ‘Family Color Run & Games’ event will be Saturday, Sept. 29

A new Highline ‘Family Color Run & Games’ event will be held at Gregory Heights Elementary in collaboration with the Highline Council PTSA and the Highline Special Needs PTA on Saturday,... [Read more]

REMINDER: Brews, blues & more at Blues & Brews Fest this SATURDAY!

REMINDER: Brews, blues & more at Blues & Brews Fest this SATURDAY!

REMINDER: Join the Rotary Club of Des Moines/Normandy Park this SATURDAY, Aug. 25 for the biggest bash of the summer – the 9th Annual Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Fest! Dozens of craft beer makers,... [Read more]

Hospitality House’s annual ‘Walk for the Women’ fundraiser will be Sept. 15

Hospitality House’s annual ‘Walk for the Women’ fundraiser will be Sept. 15

Hospitality House’s annual ‘Walk for the Women’ fundraiser will be held in downtown Burien on Saturday, Sept. 15. Hospitality House, founded in 2000, is a women’s shelter in south... [Read more]

Giant Beer Pong tournament will brew up fun at Blues & Brews Festival Saturday

Giant Beer Pong tournament will brew up fun at Blues & Brews Festival Saturday

One of the non-musical highlights of the annual Poverty Bay Blues and Brews Festival – the Giant Beer Pong Tournament – returns to Des Moines Beach Park this Saturday, Aug. 25 as part of one of the... [Read more]

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]