Fundraiser Section

REMINDER: Enjoy soup in an artistic bowl, fight hunger at ‘Empty Bowls’ Fri.

REMINDER: Enjoy soup in an artistic bowl, fight hunger at ‘Empty Bowls’ Fri.

REMINDER: Help fight hunger in our community AND enjoy some great food at the 2014 ‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser this Friday, Jan. 31 at the Burien Community Center. Lunch will be served from 11... [Read more]

Help a family whose White Center area home was destroyed by fire

Help a family whose White Center area home was destroyed by fire

Sunday morning (Jan. 26) around 7:15 a.m., Eileen Riddle was awakened by some loud popping noises in her home near White Center. As she left her bedroom to investigate, she found her garage engulfed in... [Read more]

Second Annual White Center 5K: Superhero Run will be Saturday, Mar. 22

Second Annual White Center 5K: Superhero Run will be Saturday, Mar. 22

The White Center Community Development Association (CDA) is partnering with the YES Foundation of White Center and the White Center Food Bank to host the second annual White Center 5K Walk & Run on... [Read more]

UPDATE: Evergreen Pool, threatened by possible closure, will remain open

UPDATE: Evergreen Pool, threatened by possible closure, will remain open

The non-profit Evergreen Pool, which serves the greater Highline area and that had been threatened with closure (read our previous coverage here), will remain open thanks to a combination of community... [Read more]

Help fight hunger with great food and beautiful art at ‘Empty Bowls’ Jan. 31

Help fight hunger with great food and beautiful art at ‘Empty Bowls’ Jan. 31

Help fight hunger in our community AND enjoy some great food at the 2014 ‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser on Friday, Jan. 31 at the Burien Community Center. Lunch will be served from 11 a.m. – 2... [Read more]

Help Evergreen Pool by taking swimming lessons

Help Evergreen Pool by taking swimming lessons

Our friends at Evergreen Pool could close if the community doesn’t start using it, and they’re encouraging residents to help by taking swimming lessons! This local non-profit indoor aquatic... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation awards record amount of classroom grants

Highline Schools Foundation awards record amount of classroom grants

The Highline Schools Foundation recently awarded a record $48,675 through 77 classroom grants at 35 different schools in the Highline School District. A total of 124 grant requests were received. “The... [Read more]

United Way of King County seeking Volunteers to help with Taxes

United Way of King County seeking Volunteers to help with Taxes

United Way of King County is recruiting volunteers to serve the community through its Free Tax Campaign. The Free Tax Campaign began in White Center more than 10 years ago, and while it has expanded significantly,... [Read more]

Evergreen Pool holding Free Community Swim this Saturday, Dec. 21

Evergreen Pool holding Free Community Swim this Saturday, Dec. 21

Evergreen Pool in White Center will be throwing a party for the community this Saturday, Dec. 21, along with a toy and food drive to help the less fortunate in the area. Just bring an unwrapped toy or... [Read more]

Evergreen Pool in White Center holding ‘Parents Night Out’ fundraiser Saturday

Evergreen Pool in White Center holding ‘Parents Night Out’ fundraiser Saturday

Highline’s Evergreen Pool in White Center will be holding a “Parents Night Out” fundraiser from 6 – 9 p.m. this Saturday night, Dec. 14. For a minimum donation of $30 per child, parents can... [Read more]

West Seattle Rainbow Girls will recycle Christmas Trees on Saturday, Jan. 4

West Seattle Rainbow Girls will recycle Christmas Trees on Saturday, Jan. 4

The West Seattle Rainbow Girls are holding their 6th annual Christmas Tree Recycling Fundraiser at the Alki Masonic Center on January 4, 2014.  You can drop off your trees between 10:00 am and 2:00 pm.  There... [Read more]