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Annual Turkeys N’Diapers Fundraiser Postponed, Donations Still Needed

Annual Turkeys N’Diapers Fundraiser Postponed, Donations Still Needed

The 3rd Annual Turkeys N’Diapers Fundraiser, sponsored each year by the B-Town Blog and White Center Blog and originally scheduled for this Saturday (Nov. 20th) in White Center, has been postponed for... [Read more]

Highline Schools Food Drive Brings In Over 6,300 Pounds For Area Hungry

Highline Schools Food Drive Brings In Over 6,300 Pounds For Area Hungry

Recently, children of Highline Public Schools participated in a district-wide food drive for the first time, bringing in 6,365 pounds of food and over $2,400 in cash, with all proceeds going to three... [Read more]

Help “Stamp Out Hunger” At Your Mailbox On Saturday, May 8th (2010)

Help “Stamp Out Hunger” At Your Mailbox On Saturday, May 8th (2010)

NOTE: This posting is from 2010: On Saturday, May 8th, members of the National Association of Letter Carriers will be holding “Stamp Out Hunger,” known as the “nation’s largest... [Read more]

Highline School District Holding Food Drive April 26-30

Highline School District Holding Food Drive April 26-30

The Highline School District will be holding a food drive the week of April 26 – 30, with donations going to both the White Center and Des Moines Food Banks. According to a release, each school... [Read more]

Advertiser Market Place Salon & Day Spa Does "Haircuts That Help" For Food Bank

Advertiser Market Place Salon & Day Spa Does "Haircuts That Help" For Food Bank

B-Town Blog Advertiser Market Place Salon and Day Spa recently went a cut above to help raise money for the Highline Area Food Bank. Owner Daniel Keane (pictured left, holding some freshly-cut locks)... [Read more]

REMINDER: Our “Turkeys N’Diapers” Drive Goes ‘Til 4pm Today!

REMINDER: Our “Turkeys N’Diapers” Drive Goes ‘Til 4pm Today!

The B-Town Blog, along with our sister site The White Center Blog, look forward to seeing as many of our Readers and Neighbors as possible today, Saturday, Nov. 14th, at the White Center Albertsons for... [Read more]

With Food Donations Down, The Highline Area Food Bank Needs Your Help

With Food Donations Down, The Highline Area Food Bank Needs Your Help

by Ralph Nichols While the number of families seeking help from the Highline Area Food Bank in Burien increased by 17 percent during the first six months of 2009, food donations are down by more than 30... [Read more]

Buy Stuff At The Sept. 12th Burien Art Walk & Help The Highline Food Bank

Buy Stuff At The Sept. 12th Burien Art Walk & Help The Highline Food Bank

During the Burien Art Walk on Sept. 12th, if you make a purchase of three Partylite products, 50% of all sales will go directly to the Highline Area Food Bank. Here are the details: WHAT: Fundraiser by... [Read more]

West Seattle Grade School Helps White Center Food Bank

West Seattle Grade School Helps White Center Food Bank

West Seattle’s Lafayette Elementary School, where the BTB’s own Mark Neuman attended school, recently held a very successful food drive for the White Center Food Bank (which serves parts of... [Read more]

Help Highline Food Bank At Normandy Park’s Winterfest

Help Highline Food Bank At Normandy Park’s Winterfest

As part of Normandy Park’s Winterfest this Saturday and Sunday (10am-3pm, Dec. 13-14), the Highline Area Food Bank will be collecting food donations at a table in front of the Normandy Park Athletic... [Read more]

Burien/Normandy Park Fire Dept. Helping Needy Families

Burien/Normandy Park Fire Dept. Helping Needy Families

by Janet Grella Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department’s Lt. Inspector John Zilke is at it again! As in years past, John is coordinating the very large and important Christmas Outreach Program in the... [Read more]

Seafair Pirates Holiday Treasure Chests Come To Burien

Seafair Pirates Holiday Treasure Chests Come To Burien

Look for the Seafair Pirates' Holiday Treasure Chests at both Dan the Sausageman and Goodie Gumdrops. Donations of non-perishable food items and toys are encouraged! The Seafair Pirates not only have... [Read more]

“Turkeys N’Diapers” Raises Over $1,150 In Donations!

“Turkeys N’Diapers” Raises Over $1,150 In Donations!

Our “Turkeys N’Diapers” Fundraiser Saturday (Nov. 22nd) was a resounding success, with an impressive final tally of $1,170 in cash and food/baby item donations raised for the White Center... [Read more]

VIDEO:Turkeys N’Diapers Fundraiser Almost Over

VIDEO:Turkeys N’Diapers Fundraiser Almost Over

Our “Turkeys N’Diapers” fundraiser ends at 4pm today, and so far we’ve raised over $400 in both cash and food donations for both the White Center Food Bank and WestSide Baby! Here’s... [Read more]

REMINDER: Turkeys N’Diapers Fundraiser Is Saturday!

REMINDER: Turkeys N’Diapers Fundraiser Is Saturday!

Just a reminder to everyone that tomorrow (Saturday, Nov. 22nd) is our first-ever “Turkeys N’ Diapers” holiday fundraiser for both the White Center Food Bank and WestSide Baby! It will... [Read more]

Help Feed Your Hungry Neighbors With “Turkey Bucks”

Help Feed Your Hungry Neighbors With “Turkey Bucks”

"Turkey Bucks" Are Available at the Burien Albertsons, but they look nothing like this. Just a quick note from our friends at the Highline Area Food Bank: Turkey Bucks are available at the Burien... [Read more]

B-Town Blog “Turkeys N’ Diapers” Drive Is Sat. Nov. 22nd

B-Town Blog “Turkeys N’ Diapers” Drive Is Sat. Nov. 22nd

(right-click this graphic and "Save As" for downloadable version)The staffers from both the White Center and B-Town Blogs look forward to seeing as many of our readers and neighbors as possible... [Read more]

Shorewood Foursquare Church Food Drive Starts Nov. 13

Shorewood Foursquare Church Food Drive Starts Nov. 13

When Shorewood Foursquare Church learned about the food shortage at the White Center Food Bank, they decided to take action and offer a Food Drive. Sue Cross, Administrator for Shorewood Foursquare Church,... [Read more]