As the recent cold weather starts to diminish, organizers at the Burien Severe Weather Shelter announced that they extending their hours, but will close on Wednesday morning, Mar. 1, 2023 at 9 a.m.
And YOU can help – they’ve updated their Sign Up page with remaining Volunteer shifts and needed items.
In addition to what’s on the Sign UP, their most needed items are:
- Face masks (anyone have a source for these?)
- Hand warmers
- Bananas & Oranges
- Outer wear (coats, gloves, boots/shoes – adult sizes)
- Personal body wipes
- Fruit juice
Organizers say they are also keeping an eye on the weather for early next week, and will open again if/when overnight lows hit 32 degrees.
The Burien Severe Weather Shelter is located at Highline United Methodist Church:
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