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Fire Dept. seeking donations for Holiday Outreach, and here’s how to help

Fire Dept. seeking donations for Holiday Outreach, and here’s how to help

This holiday season will be the Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department’s 31st year of serving families in the Cities of Burien and Normandy Park, as well as the community of White Center. King County... [Read more]

UPDATE: ‘Pardon or Dinner?’ Turkey Food Drive favoring saving turkeys by 169%

UPDATE: ‘Pardon or Dinner?’ Turkey Food Drive favoring saving turkeys by 169%

UPDATE: As we previously reported, Normandy Park residents Candace and Tay Krull have been holding a ‘Pardon or Eat’ food fundraiser campaign, and the latest tally favors pardoning their pet... [Read more]

Normandy Park family will decide fate of their turkeys based on Food Drive

Normandy Park family will decide fate of their turkeys based on Food Drive

Normandy Park residents Candace and Tay Krull are doing a rather unusual, Thanksgiving-themed fundraiser at their home – they’ve set up a voting system to decide on whether to pardon or eat their... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway Agents collect over 100 lbs. of food for Highline Food Bank

Berkshire Hathaway Agents collect over 100 lbs. of food for Highline Food Bank

Brittany Robinson and Samantha Teson – two agents from Burien’s Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest office (our Real Estate Sponsor) – were busy last week helping support the Highline Area... [Read more]

Over $20,000 raised at Empty Bowls fundraiser Friday!

Over $20,000 raised at Empty Bowls fundraiser Friday!

Photos courtesy Burien Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Early reports are that over $20,000 was raised at Friday’s Empty Bowls fundraiser at the Burien Community Center! “Thank you... [Read more]

REMINDER: Burien’s Empty Bowls fundraiser Lunch/Dinner is this FRIDAY!

REMINDER: Burien’s Empty Bowls fundraiser Lunch/Dinner is this FRIDAY!

REMINDER: Moshier potters have teamed up with Discover Burien and Burien Parks and Recreation to host the City’s annual Empty Bowls fundraiser Lunch and Dinner this Friday, Jan. 26, 2018. Your donation... [Read more]

Burien’s annual Empty Bowls fundraiser Lunch/Dinner will be Friday, Jan. 26

Burien’s annual Empty Bowls fundraiser Lunch/Dinner will be Friday, Jan. 26

Moshier potters have teamed up with Discover Burien and Burien Parks and Recreation to host the City’s annual Empty Bowls fundraiser on Friday, Jan. 26, 2018. Empty Bowls events can be found around... [Read more]

Help local students via Food Drive for the Highline Schools Foundation

Help local students via Food Drive for the Highline Schools Foundation

The Highline Schools Foundation is still in dire need of food donations for local students. Here’s more info from the good folks at Pollock Insurance: Anne with the Highline Schools Foundation just... [Read more]

Help Food Drive for Highline Schools Foundation’s Project N.O.W. thru Jan. 15

Help Food Drive for Highline Schools Foundation’s Project N.O.W. thru Jan. 15

A Community Food Drive benefiting Highline Schools Foundation’s Project N.O.W. has begun at Pollock Insurance in Burien: Hi Neighbors, We are excited to kick off our end of the year food drive supporting... [Read more]

Highline Schools participating in National School Lunch & Breakfast Program

Highline Schools participating in National School Lunch & Breakfast Program

Highline Public Schools plays a vital role in children’s health by providing free and reduced price meals to students in need. The following U.S. Department of Agriculture Programs are offered: National... [Read more]

Kids and Teens can eat FREE this summer courtesy United Way of King County

Kids and Teens can eat FREE this summer courtesy United Way of King County

Kids and teens can eat free this summer with United Way of King County’s Summer Food Invasion. Summer meals sites are hosted throughout the county at parks, libraries, churches, and more, and provide... [Read more]

Be sure to help ‘Stamp Out Hunger’ at your mailbox this Saturday, May 13

Be sure to help ‘Stamp Out Hunger’ at your mailbox this Saturday, May 13

Two of B-Town’s cutest kids carry food donations to their mailbox in 2008. The 25th annual Letter Carriers’ ‘Stamp Out Hunger®’ Food Drive is this Saturday, May 13, and YOU can help... [Read more]

Empty Bowls presents $21,000 check to Highline & White Center Food Banks

Empty Bowls presents $21,000 check to Highline & White Center Food Banks

The annual “big check presentation” for Burien’s annual Empty Bowls fundraiser took place at Dan Thai Restaurant – which won this year for Best Soup – on Thursday afternoon, Feb.... [Read more]

Organizers thank all who made the 2017 ‘Empty Bowls’ a record-setting success

Organizers thank all who made the 2017 ‘Empty Bowls’ a record-setting success

Burien Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services, Discover Burien, Highline Food Bank, and the White Center Food Bank would like to thank all the donors and participants who made the 2017 Burien Empty Bowls... [Read more]

Kennedy Lancer students collect over 5,000 breakfast meals for hungry

Kennedy Lancer students collect over 5,000 breakfast meals for hungry

Several Kennedy Catholic High School Lancer students collected over 5,000 breakfast meals during a ‘Cereal Drive’ this week, which they donated to the hungry in our community. “Your... [Read more]

Over 1100 attend Empty Bowls; record $21,525 raised for local Food Banks!

Over 1100 attend Empty Bowls; record $21,525 raised for local Food Banks!

Burien’s 12th annual ‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser was held last Friday (Jan. 27), with 1,164 people attending and $21,525 raised – a record-setting benefit – for the White Center​... [Read more]

VIDEO: Time lapse of Friday’s ‘Empty Bowls’ lunch serving

VIDEO: Time lapse of Friday’s ‘Empty Bowls’ lunch serving

Here’s a time lapse video of the serving line at Friday’s 12th annual ‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser at the Burien Community Center, which continues with a Dinner from 4 – 8 p.m.: Moshier... [Read more]

REMINDER: Empty Bowls fundraiser serves both lunch & dinner this Friday!

REMINDER: Empty Bowls fundraiser serves both lunch & dinner this Friday!

REMINDER: Burien’s 12th annual ‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser will be held this Friday, Jan. 27, 2017, with both a lunch and dinner serving at the Burien Community Center, located at 14700... [Read more]

Kennedy Catholic holding 50th anniversary community-wide Cereal Drive

Kennedy Catholic holding 50th anniversary community-wide Cereal Drive

For 50 years, Kennedy Catholic High School students have demonstrated a tireless commitment to the community through direct service to those in need. In honor of Catholic Schools Week and the school’s 50th... [Read more]