Fundraiser Section

Volunteers needed for Work Party to help elderly woman in need this Saturday

Volunteers needed for Work Party to help elderly woman in need this Saturday

Burien resident Gena Schubert is trying to help an elderly neighbor of hers, and is seeking Volunteers for a Work Party this Saturday, Aug. 26. The Work Party is open to all who want to help – just... [Read more]

‘Big Beer Pong Battle’ will add fun new element to Blues & Brews Fest Saturday

‘Big Beer Pong Battle’ will add fun new element to Blues & Brews Fest Saturday

If you like blues or brews – or have ever been to a frat party – at sometime in your life you may have also run across a fun little party game called ‘Beer Pong,’ where people toss ping... [Read more]

Rummage/Garage Sale fundraiser for Hazel Valley Elementary will be Saturday

Rummage/Garage Sale fundraiser for Hazel Valley Elementary will be Saturday

A Rummage/Garage Sale to benefit Hazel Valley Elementary School will be held this Saturday, Aug. 19, from 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Highline United Methodist Church, 13015 1st Ave S, Burien (map below). Lots... [Read more]

Hospitality House’s ‘Walk for the Women’ fundraiser will be Saturday, Sept. 16

Hospitality House’s ‘Walk for the Women’ fundraiser will be Saturday, Sept. 16

Join Hospitality House at their annual ‘Walk for the Women’ fundraiser on Sept. 16, 2017, starting at 10 a.m. in Burien Town Square! The walk is an easy 2-mile walk through the heart of downtown... [Read more]

Amazing bands will rock Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Fest on Saturday, Aug. 26

Amazing bands will rock Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Fest on Saturday, Aug. 26

One of the region’s premier blues music events returns to the shores of Des Moines on Saturday, Aug. 26, as the 8th Annual Poverty Bay Blues and Brews Fest rocks Des Moines Beach Park. Close to 20 craft... [Read more]

‘Hack to School’ Golf Tournament Sat., Sept. 30 will benefit two local schools

‘Hack to School’ Golf Tournament Sat., Sept. 30 will benefit two local schools

A ‘Hack to School’ Golf Tournament 
to benefit Gregory Heights and Marvista Elementary Schools will be held on Saturday, Septe. 30 from 1 – 6 p.m. at Foster Golf Links in Tukwila. Come... [Read more]

Registration is now OPEN for the 2017 Burien Brat Trot, coming Sunday, Oct. 1!

Registration is now OPEN for the 2017 Burien Brat Trot, coming Sunday, Oct. 1!

Race Registration is now OPEN for the 2017 Burien Brat Trot – coming Sunday, Oct. 1 – with early registration deals available through Aug. 31! This local, grassroots fundraiser event will run from... [Read more]

Burien Bearcats Youth Football Team holding fundraiser for equipment

Burien Bearcats Youth Football Team holding fundraiser for equipment

The Burien Bearcats Youth Football Team is holding an online fundraiser to help raise money for equipment, with a target goal of $15,000: All donors of $50 or more receive a Bearcats team shirt. The Burien... [Read more]

Obliteride riders bike through Three Tree Point, where residents raise over $1,000

Obliteride riders bike through Three Tree Point, where residents raise over $1,000

On Sunday, Aug. 13, numerous Obliteride bike riders cruised through Burien’s Three Tree Point neighborhood, which was festooned in orange pennants as well as throngs of cheering residents clad in... [Read more]

Navos holding fundraiser to help local children with back to school supplies

Navos holding fundraiser to help local children with back to school supplies

From our friends at local non-profit Navos: School is just around the corner, and local children need your help! You can help to ensure every child has what they need to succeed in school. Navos provides... [Read more]

8th Annual Blues & Brews Festival will rock Des Moines Beach Park Sat., Aug. 26

8th Annual Blues & Brews Festival will rock Des Moines Beach Park Sat., Aug. 26

The 8th Annual Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival will rock the waterfront at Des Moines Beach Park on Saturday, Aug. 26. Lisa Mann – winner of the prestigious 2016 Blues Music Award and the Oregon... [Read more]

Hi-Liners will sing and dance while washing your car on Saturday, Aug. 12

Hi-Liners will sing and dance while washing your car on Saturday, Aug. 12

Members of Burien’s Hi-Liners will sing and dance while they wash cars this coming Saturday, Aug. 12, from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the Annex Parking Lot. WHEN: Saturday, Aug. 12, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. WHERE:... [Read more]

Obliteride riders will cycle against cancer through Burien on Sunday, Aug. 13

Obliteride riders will cycle against cancer through Burien on Sunday, Aug. 13

Photos from the 2016 Obliteride by Scott Schaefer Obliteride bike riders will be cycling against cancer through the Burien area on Sunday, Aug. 13 as part of the second leg of a two-day route that goes... [Read more]

Discover Burien’s ‘Boiling Point’ fundraiser dinner will be Aug. 12

Discover Burien’s ‘Boiling Point’ fundraiser dinner will be Aug. 12

Discover Burien’s third annual ‘Boiling Point’ Seafood Boil fundraiser dinner will be held on Saturday, Aug. 12 at Seahurst Park. The event will start at 5 p.m., and will include a... [Read more]

REMINDER: Highline High School’s Key Club’s ‘Run to Fund’ is Saturday

REMINDER: Highline High School’s Key Club’s ‘Run to Fund’ is Saturday

REMINDER: Heads up, Burien – Highline High School’s Key Club’s Run to Fund is happening Saturday, June 24 at Highline Memorial Stadium: Join us, Sweet Breeze ice cream, and your fellow community... [Read more]

Burien Pride crowd exceeds expectations, raises $8,000 for local charities

Burien Pride crowd exceeds expectations, raises $8,000 for local charities

Supporters of Burien’s first-ever Pride celebration (The B-Town Blog was a Sponsor) came out in droves to celebrate at Burien Town Square Park on Saturday, June 3, and $8,000 was raised for local... [Read more]

Highline High School Key Club’s ‘Run to Fund’ 5k will be Saturday, June 24

Highline High School Key Club’s ‘Run to Fund’ 5k will be Saturday, June 24

Highline High School’s Key Club announced its very first annual community event: ‘Run to Fund,’ which will be held on Saturday, June 24, at Highline Memorial Stadium. “Join us... [Read more]

St. Paul’s of Shorewood holding huge Yard Sale fundraiser on June 30 & July 1

St. Paul’s of Shorewood holding huge Yard Sale fundraiser on June 30 & July 1

St. Paul’s of Shorewood will be holding a Mexico Mission Annual Yard Sale on June 30 and July 1. Huge church yard sale… June 30th from 9am to 6pm and Saturday July 1st 9am to 4pm…everything... [Read more]

‘Summer Sip in the Garden’ at SeaTac Highline Botanical Garden Sun., June 25

‘Summer Sip in the Garden’ at SeaTac Highline Botanical Garden Sun., June 25

Enjoy a ‘Summer Sip in the Garden’ on Sunday, June 25, from 3 – 7 p.m. for a wine, beer and cider tasting in the beautiful SeaTac Highline Botanical Garden (13735 24th Avenue, SeaTac –... [Read more]

AARF’s 9th Annual Whine and Cheese Live Auction will be Friday, June 23

AARF’s 9th Annual Whine and Cheese Live Auction will be Friday, June 23

AARF’s 9th Annual Whine and Cheese Live Auction will be held on Friday, June 23, from 6–10 p.m. at Glen Acres Golf and Country Club: This is our biggest fundraiser of the year and there are some... [Read more]

Kick-off Wild Strawberry weekend with Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast Saturday

Kick-off Wild Strawberry weekend with Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast Saturday

Kick-off Wild Strawberry Festival weekend this Saturday, June 17, 2017, with the annual Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast from 8 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. at the Burien Fire Station. On the menu: Pancakes Black Forest... [Read more]

‘Relay for Life’ Highline fundraiser will be at Town Square Park Saturday, June 10

‘Relay for Life’ Highline fundraiser will be at Town Square Park Saturday, June 10

The annual ‘Relay for Life’ Highline fundraiser will be Saturday June 10, from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. at Town Square Park in downtown Burien. Relay For Life is a grass roots, community-based team... [Read more]

‘Rampathon’ provides free wheelchair ramp to 90-year old Burien woman

‘Rampathon’ provides free wheelchair ramp to 90-year old Burien woman

Laverne Ritchie – a 90-Year-Old Burien resident – received a free wheelchair ramp on Saturday (May 20) courtesy the Master Builders Association’s ‘Rampathon’ event. The Master... [Read more]

Counterforce Taekwondo holding ‘Board Break-A-Thon’ fundraiser June 17

Counterforce Taekwondo holding ‘Board Break-A-Thon’ fundraiser June 17

Counterforce Taekwondo (a local 501 C3) is having a ‘Board Break-A-Thon’ fundraiser on Saturday, June 17. Funds raised will be used to participate in regional and national tournaments as... [Read more]