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Discover Burien presents awards, $25,000 to food banks from Empty Bowls

Discover Burien presents awards, $25,000 to food banks from Empty Bowls

Empty Bowls – held on Jan. 25, 2019 – raised $25,000 this year for both the White Center and Highline Area Food Banks. On Friday (Feb. 22), Discover Burien presented checks to both food banks, and... [Read more]

Over 1,300 attend ‘Empty Bowls,’ raise $25,797 for food banks – a new record!

Over 1,300 attend ‘Empty Bowls,’ raise $25,797 for food banks – a new record!

Over 1,300 attended last Friday’s ‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser events at the Burien Community Center, setting a new record – raising $25,797 for the Highline Area and White Center Food... [Read more]

Help fight hunger at Empty Bowls on Friday, Jan. 25 at Community Center

Help fight hunger at Empty Bowls on Friday, Jan. 25 at Community Center

Moshier Art Center potters have donated beautiful handmade bowls to be filled with soup at this fun annual fundraiser for the Highline and White Center Food Banks – coming Friday, Jan. 25, 2019 –... [Read more]

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]