Fundraiser Section

Your smile has more power than you think at the office of Dr. Irene Parkhill, DDS

Your smile has more power than you think at the office of Dr. Irene Parkhill, DDS

The power of a smile is well documented in improving your status at work, in love, and general well-being. Keeping it healthy and bright is just what Dr. Irene Parkhill does everyday. Right now she is... [Read more]

Online registration for the Brat Trot 5K Fundraiser ends Thursday, Sept. 29!

Online registration for the Brat Trot 5K Fundraiser ends Thursday, Sept. 29!

Have you registered for the Oct. 2 Burien Brat Trot yet? Online registration closes next Thursday, Sept. 29 at midnight: CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ONLINE! The Burien Brat Trot is a flat and fast 5k and... [Read more]

Calling all Anglophiles – 3rd annual English Fête will be Saturday, Sept. 10!

Calling all Anglophiles – 3rd annual English Fête will be Saturday, Sept. 10!

Fête rhymes with PLATE and you will HATE to miss the 3rd annual English Fête on Saturday, Sept. 10, from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Renton. Festive village fetes are fairs,... [Read more]

Get your tickets NOW – 7th annual Blues & Brews Festival is this SATURDAY!

Get your tickets NOW – 7th annual Blues & Brews Festival is this SATURDAY!

Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival from Olav on Vimeo. Get your tickets now – the 7th annual Blues and Brews festival is coming back this SATURDAY, Aug. 27 to the Des Moines Beach Park with music,... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Zombie Fest Northwest returning for BRAINZ on Sat., Sept. 17

SAVE THE DATE: Zombie Fest Northwest returning for BRAINZ on Sat., Sept. 17

Mackenzie Bull won the 2015 kid’s costume contest with this amazing, haunting look. Photo by Scott Schaefer. SAVE THE DATE: Join 2,000+ zombies on Saturday, Sept. 17 for Zombie Fest Northwest, a FUN... [Read more]

Technology Access Foundation’s 20th anniversary celebration will be Sept. 10

Technology Access Foundation’s 20th anniversary celebration will be Sept. 10

On Saturday, Sept. 10, Technology Access Foundation (TAF) will kick off its 20th anniversary celebration with a free barbecue for it’s long­time supporters and the surrounding White Center community.... [Read more]

Support the White Center Kiwanis at Highline Bears game this Friday night

Support the White Center Kiwanis at Highline Bears game this Friday night

Photo by Isabel Please come out to support the White Center Kiwanis with a fun evening watching the Highline Bears baseball team this Friday night, July 15 at 7 p.m., and help fund local Kiwanis projects... [Read more]

Annual White Center Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast will be held Sunday, July 17

Annual White Center Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast will be held Sunday, July 17

The annual White Center Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast will be held on Sunday, July 17 at Holy Family School, from 7:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Cost is $8 per person at the door, or $6 per person at pre-sale/coupon.... [Read more]

Healthy smiles will help fight Summer hunger at Irene Parkhill, DDS

Healthy smiles will help fight Summer hunger at Irene Parkhill, DDS

According to Northwest Harvest: “1 in 5 kids in Washington state lives in a household that struggles to put food on the table.” And we know that summer can be a particularly hard time for... [Read more]

PODCAST: Fundraisers for crash victims, cancer; Jack Mayne on homelessness…

PODCAST: Fundraisers for crash victims, cancer; Jack Mayne on homelessness…

Here’s episode #54 of our SoKing News Podcast Weekly Recap, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics... [Read more]

Fundraiser 5K run/walk will benefit Evergreen Athletics on Saturday, June 11

Fundraiser 5K run/walk will benefit Evergreen Athletics on Saturday, June 11

A 5K fundraiser run/walk to benefit Evergreen Athletics will be held on the Evergreen campus on Saturday, June 11. Check-in begins at 9 a.m. on the Evergreen track. Runners start at 10 a.m., and Walkers... [Read more]

Wolverine Breakfast fundraiser will be this Sunday at White Center Eagles

Wolverine Breakfast fundraiser will be this Sunday at White Center Eagles

The 2nd Annual Wolverine Breakfast fundraiser will be held this Sunday, May 15, from 9 a.m. – Noon at the White Center Eagles. All proceeds will benefit Evergreen Athletics. WHEN: Sunday, May 15, 2016,... [Read more]

Help #StampOutHunger – at your mailbox – this Saturday, May 14

Help #StampOutHunger – at your mailbox – this Saturday, May 14

The 24th annual Letter Carriers’ Stamp Out Hunger® Food Drive will be this Saturday, May 14. The food drive, sponsored by the National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC), is the world’s largest... [Read more]

Orchestra of Flight holding dinner and fundraising concert on Sunday, May 15

Orchestra of Flight holding dinner and fundraising concert on Sunday, May 15

The Orchestra of Flight – a community orchestra based in White Center – will hold its annual fundraising event at Mt. View Presbyterian Church in White Center on Sunday, May 15, 2016, at 5 p.m.... [Read more]

Local Girl Scouts donate quarter ton of Cookies to White Center Food Bank

Local Girl Scouts donate quarter ton of Cookies to White Center Food Bank

Story by Octavia B., age 13 Photos by Isabel H, age 11 Over the past month, 11 of Girl Scout Troop #42263’s girls spent their free time selling cookies and collecting $2,884 in donations throughout... [Read more]

Shorewood Christian School holding Dine-In Fundraiser at Zippy’s Feb. 25

Shorewood Christian School holding Dine-In Fundraiser at Zippy’s Feb. 25

Shorewood Christian School will be holding a Dine-In Fundraiser at “Zippy’s Giant Burgers” in White Center on Thursday, Feb. 25. “Please come eat for a good cause, 10% of Zippy’s... [Read more]

White Center 5K Walk and Run fundraiser will be Saturday, March 26

White Center 5K Walk and Run fundraiser will be Saturday, March 26

Registration is open for the White Center 5K Walk and Run fundraiser, which will be held Saturday, March 26, starting at 9 a.m. at White Center Heights Park. The theme this year is SUPERHEROES – come... [Read more]

Volunteers needed for Blood Drive at Evergreen Campus on Wed., Feb. 3

Volunteers needed for Blood Drive at Evergreen Campus on Wed., Feb. 3

Bloodworks Northwest is looking for blood donors at the Evergreen Campus on Wednesday, Feb. 3. Please consider coming by to donate some blood and grabbing a cookie in the canteen! WHEN: Wednesday, February... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation announces more college scholarships for 2016

Highline Schools Foundation announces more college scholarships for 2016

The Highline Schools Foundation announced this week that – thanks to generous donations from Sea-Tac Airport, Alaska Airlines, The Tin Room and others – there are more college scholarships available... [Read more]

New Start Alternative High School Key Club’s Baked Potato Dinner is Jan. 14

New Start Alternative High School Key Club’s Baked Potato Dinner is Jan. 14

The New Start Alternative High School Key Club in the Highline School District will again – in conjunction with the Kiwanis Club of White Center – hold its Annual Baked Potato Dinner on Thursday,... [Read more]