Fundraiser Section

PHOTOS: ‘Giant Check’ for this year’s Empty Bowls fundraiser presented

PHOTOS: ‘Giant Check’ for this year’s Empty Bowls fundraiser presented

On Tuesday (Feb. 16), a giant check in the amount of $18, 205 was presented to the Highline Area and White Center Food Banks at Smarty Pants in Burien: The annual fundraiser was held on Jan. 29, and... [Read more]

REMINDER: Boy Scout Troop #375’s annual Fish Dinner is TONIGHT

REMINDER: Boy Scout Troop #375’s annual Fish Dinner is TONIGHT

REMINDER: Boy Scout Troop #375 is hosting its annual Fish Dinner TONIGHT – Friday, Feb. 12 – from 5 – 7 p.m. at St Francis of Assisi Parish. “The scouts will do the cooking and the clean-up.... [Read more]

Poverty Bay Wine Festival Volunteers get FUN benefits; here’s how YOU can help

Poverty Bay Wine Festival Volunteers get FUN benefits; here’s how YOU can help

Poverty Bay Wine Festival Volunteers get FUN benefits! Do you want to help your community and have fun at the same time? The 12th annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival – sponsored by the Rotary Club of... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Highline Schools Foundation’s Gold Star Awards is April 15

SAVE THE DATE: Highline Schools Foundation’s Gold Star Awards is April 15

SAVE THE DATE: The Highline Schools Foundation’s annual Gold Star Awards will be held on Friday, April 15, 2016 at Cedarbrook Lodge in SeaTac, from 7:30-9 a.m. “Be part of the celebration of... [Read more]

Boy Scout Troop #375’s annual Fish Dinner fundraiser will be Friday, Feb. 12

Boy Scout Troop #375’s annual Fish Dinner fundraiser will be Friday, Feb. 12

Boy Scout Troop #375 is hosting its annual Fish Dinner on Friday, Feb. 12 at St Francis of Assisi Parish. “The scouts will do the cooking and the clean-up. Come and enjoy good food and friends!” This... [Read more]

Discover Burien Awards to be presented March 18; have YOU voted yet?

Discover Burien Awards to be presented March 18; have YOU voted yet?

Discover Burien’s annual ‘Best of Burien’ Awards Dinner and Fundraising Auction will be held starting at 6 p.m. on Friday, March 18 at the Burien Community Center, located at 14700 6th Ave SW. The... [Read more]

Burien Lions Club’s ‘Putting for Donations’ event will be Saturday, Feb. 20

Burien Lions Club’s ‘Putting for Donations’ event will be Saturday, Feb. 20

The Burien Lions Club will be holding a ‘Putting for Donations’ fundraiser event at the Burien Community Center on Saturday, Feb. 20. This will be an indoor Putt-Putt Golf event – with 9... [Read more]

PHOTOS: ‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser raises over $19,000 for food banks

PHOTOS: ‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser raises over $19,000 for food banks

The 2016 Empty Bowls fundraiser – held on Friday, Jan. 29 – welcomed 1,125 visitors, and raised over $19,000 for both the Highline Area and White Center Food Banks. “A huge thank you to all who... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation now collecting dresses for ‘Project PROMise’

Highline Schools Foundation now collecting dresses for ‘Project PROMise’

Photos by Michael Brunk | nwlens.com Project PROMise™ is Highline School’s Foundation’s outreach program in which new and gently used formal dresses are collected from our community and given... [Read more]

‘Open Bite Nite’ fundraiser for CARES Animal Control will be Saturday night

‘Open Bite Nite’ fundraiser for CARES Animal Control will be Saturday night

The annual ‘Open Bite Nite’ fundraiser for Burien CARES Animal Control will be this Saturday night, Jan. 30 at the Burien Elks Lodge, starting at 7:30 p.m. There will be appetizers, n0-host... [Read more]

Enjoy the cool sounds of ‘Rat City Brass’ at BAT’s Valentine’s Concert Feb. 14

Enjoy the cool sounds of ‘Rat City Brass’ at BAT’s Valentine’s Concert Feb. 14

On Sunday, Feb. 14, enjoy the irresistible 21st-century musical stylings of the Rat City Brass while indulging in chocolate and champagne, beer or wine at Burien Actors Theatre’s Valentine’s Fundraiser... [Read more]

REMINDER: ‘Empty Bowls’ lunch & dinner fundraisers will be this Friday!

REMINDER: ‘Empty Bowls’ lunch & dinner fundraisers will be this Friday!

REMINDER: Burien’s annual Empty Bowls fundraiser will again hold Lunch and Dinner events this Friday, Jan. 29, at the Burien Community Center, raising money to benefit both the Highline and White... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Hospitality House’s Spring Dinner & Fundraiser will be Mar. 5

SAVE THE DATE: Hospitality House’s Spring Dinner & Fundraiser will be Mar. 5

SAVE THE DATE: Hospitality House’s annual ‘Spring Fling’ Dinner & Fundraiser will be held on Saturday, March 5, at St. Francis of Assisi’s Unity Hall. Doors open at 6:15 p.m. “Join... [Read more]

CONTEST: Win 2 tickets to the 12th Annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival!

CONTEST: Win 2 tickets to the 12th Annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival!

Win 2 tickets to the 12th Annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival! The Rotary Club of Des Moines & Normandy Park is proud to present the 12th Annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival at the Des Moines Beach Park... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Relay for Life-Highline will move to downtown Burien June 11

SAVE THE DATE: Relay for Life-Highline will move to downtown Burien June 11

SAVE THE DATE: Relay for Life – Highline, which has previously been held at Highline Memorial Stadium and Mt. Rainier High School, will be moving to a new location – downtown Burien – on Saturday,... [Read more]

Sponsors needed for annual Cove to Clover fundraiser race, coming March 13

Sponsors needed for annual Cove to Clover fundraiser race, coming March 13

The annual Cove to Clover fundraiser race is coming Sunday, March 13, and Sponsors are needed! The Cove to Clover is 501(c)(3) non-profit and disburses all proceeds to local charities. New this year is... [Read more]

3rd annual 80s Dodgeball Birthday Party & FUN-raiser will be Saturday, Jan. 23

3rd annual 80s Dodgeball Birthday Party & FUN-raiser will be Saturday, Jan. 23

The 3rd Annual 80s Dodgeball Birthday Party and FUN-raiser will be held on Saturday, Jan. 23, from 1:30 – 4 p.m. at the Normandy Park Recreation Center. Team Tim and Sunny of Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire... [Read more]

‘Empty Bowls’ lunch & dinner fundraisers will be Jan. 29 at Community Center

‘Empty Bowls’ lunch & dinner fundraisers will be Jan. 29 at Community Center

Burien’s annual Empty Bowls fundraiser will again hold Lunch and Dinner events on Friday, Jan. 29 at the Burien Community Center, raising money to benefit both the Highline and White Center Food... [Read more]

New Start Alternative High School Key Club’s Baked Potato Dinner is Jan. 14

New Start Alternative High School Key Club’s Baked Potato Dinner is Jan. 14

The New Start Alternative High School Key Club in the Highline School District will again – in conjunction with the Kiwanis Club of White Center – hold its Annual Baked Potato Dinner on Thursday,... [Read more]

Sylvester Middle School PTSA’s fundraiser pizza night will be Wednesday, Jan. 27

Sylvester Middle School PTSA’s fundraiser pizza night will be Wednesday, Jan. 27

The Sylvester Middle School PTSA will be holding a fundraiser night at Round Table Pizza on Wednesday, Jan. 27, from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. A portion of all sales will go to support Sylvester Middle School... [Read more]

LETTER: An update on the Normandy Park Police Dept. fundraising drive

LETTER: An update on the Normandy Park Police Dept. fundraising drive

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] Dear Editor, Our fundraising drive to... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Lady Pirates basketball struggles with injuries

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Lady Pirates basketball struggles with injuries

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Back with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 11-year old Isabel Herbruger – who has earned a Girl Scout badge in Journalism, and is also developing her skills for... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Highline Schools Foundation’s Gold Star Awards is April 15

SAVE THE DATE: Highline Schools Foundation’s Gold Star Awards is April 15

SAVE THE DATE: Highline Schools Foundation’s 2016 Gold Star Awards Breakfast will be held Friday, April 15, from 7:30 – 9 a.m. at Cedarbrook Lodge in SeaTac. Go ALL IN! and Save the Date for... [Read more]