Fundraiser Section

Explorer West Students lead successful Food Drive for White Center Food Bank

Explorer West Students lead successful Food Drive for White Center Food Bank

For the third consecutive year, students at Explorer West Middle School (an Advertiser) planned and executed a school-wide food drive to support the White Center Food Bank in our community. This annual... [Read more]

Machinists Union District Lodge 751 makes Halloween sweeter in White Center

Machinists Union District Lodge 751 makes Halloween sweeter in White Center

IAM 751 Business Rep Rich McCabe and Les Mullen, the president of Machinists Union Local Lodge 751-A, deliver nearly 600 pounds of candy collected by union members to Salvation Army Maj. Raymond Erickson-King... [Read more]

White Center Library Guild’s Holiday Bazaar & Book Sale is Friday & Saturday

White Center Library Guild’s Holiday Bazaar & Book Sale is Friday & Saturday

The White Center Library Guild will be holding a Holiday Bazaar and Book Sale on Friday, Nov. 13, and Saturday, Nov. 14. Hours will be: Friday, Nov. 13: 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 14: 11 a.m.... [Read more]

Shorewood Elementary PTA Holiday Bazaar will be Saturday, Nov. 14

Shorewood Elementary PTA Holiday Bazaar will be Saturday, Nov. 14

The Shorewood Elementary PTA Holiday Bazaar will be held on Saturday, Nov. 14 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at Shorewood Elementary School, located at 2725 SW 116th Street in Burien. The Bazaar is a long-standing... [Read more]

Due to the closing of Haggen store, White Center Food Bank is seeking help

Due to the closing of Haggen store, White Center Food Bank is seeking help

The White Center Food Bank is reporting that, due to the closing of a Haggen’s grocery store in Burien, they need more help with donations. The food bank received a lot of donated food from Haggen,... [Read more]

White Center Food Bank’s annual Harvest Dinner & Auction will be Oct. 17

White Center Food Bank’s annual Harvest Dinner & Auction will be Oct. 17

The White Center Food Bank’s 11th Annual Harvest Dinner and Auction will be held on Saturday, Oct. 17, 2015 with doors opening at 5:30 p.m. and dinner starting at 7 p.m. The event will be held at... [Read more]

Highline Athletes will go PINK Friday to support Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Highline Athletes will go PINK Friday to support Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Highline Public Schools announced Monday (Sept. 28) that all its football teams will be “getting their PINK on” to support the American Cancer Society and Breast Cancer Awareness Month during... [Read more]

Beautiful, sunny skies predicted for  St. Luke’s ‘English Fete’ on Saturday, Sept. 12

Beautiful, sunny skies predicted for  St. Luke’s ‘English Fete’ on Saturday, Sept. 12

What rhymes with “plate“? Why, “Fete” of course! That is if you’re in England and talking about any of the thousands of charming “Village Fetes” that occur all... [Read more]

‘Many Voices…One Community’ – WCCDA Fundraiser Dinner is Sept. 25

‘Many Voices…One Community’ – WCCDA Fundraiser Dinner is Sept. 25

The White Center Community Development Association’s annual Fundraising Dinner will be held on Friday, Sept. 25 at 6 p.m. at South Seattle College. Organizers are promising “an evening of... [Read more]

Saturday’s Poverty Bay Blues and Brews Festival will also benefit wildfire victims

Saturday’s Poverty Bay Blues and Brews Festival will also benefit wildfire victims

Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival from Olav on Vimeo. This year, the Rotary Club of Des Moines & Normandy Park will be supporting families impacted by forest fires in Washington with ticket sales... [Read more]

Good samaritan who was shot and killed in White Center identified

Good samaritan who was shot and killed in White Center identified

Edward “Eddie” E. Grant, 51. Photo from his Facebook page. The good samaritan who was tragically shot and killed in White Center Tuesday morning (July 14) has been identified by the King County... [Read more]