Tagged with 'Food'

Marèlle Habenicht named new Executive Director for White Center Food Bank

Marèlle Habenicht named new Executive Director for White Center Food Bank

Marèlle Habenicht – who joined the White Center Food Bank in May 2017 as the Director of Finance and HR – has been named the organization’s new Executive Director. Marèlle is a well-rounded... [Read more]

Evergreen students advocate for less pizza, more greens in Cafeteria

Evergreen students advocate for less pizza, more greens in Cafeteria

Khatami Chau, second from left, serves samples of student-created recipes in the cafeteria at Evergreen High School. Students prepare squash for a meal at FEEST’s after-school program. In a step... [Read more]

Local Food Bank Fundraiser ‘Empty Bowls’ will be Friday, Jan. 26

Local Food Bank Fundraiser ‘Empty Bowls’ will be Friday, Jan. 26

Moshier potters have teamed up with Discover Burien and Burien Parks and Recreation to host the annual ‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser on Friday, Jan. 26, 2018. Empty Bowls events can be found around... [Read more]

White Center Food Bank Executive Director is leaving, other changes coming

White Center Food Bank Executive Director is leaving, other changes coming

The White Center Food Bank this week announced that Angela Beard, who was hired as Executive Director in July 2017, will be leaving. Carolynn Ferris will take over in an Interim role for now. WCFB staff... [Read more]

JOBS: McDonald’s White Center re-opening soon, Hiring Managers & Crew now

JOBS: McDonald’s White Center re-opening soon, Hiring Managers & Crew now

JOBS: McDonald’s White Center Re-opening Early January, Hiring Managers and Crew Now Been missing your White Center McDonald’s? Never fear, the beautifully re-built location is almost set to re-open,... [Read more]

COUPON: Get a FREE BOGO Cheeseburger at Burger Broiler!

COUPON: Get a FREE BOGO Cheeseburger at Burger Broiler!

Advertiser Burger Broiler is offering a Buy One, Get One FREE Coupon for a Cheeseburger! Click the image below, then print it out and bring it into Burger Broiler, located at 119 SW 148h Street in Burien... [Read more]

Be sure to help ‘Stamp Out Hunger’ at your mailbox this Saturday, May 13

Be sure to help ‘Stamp Out Hunger’ at your mailbox this Saturday, May 13

Two of the area’s cutest kids carry food donations to their mailbox in 2008. The 25th annual Letter Carriers’ ‘Stamp Out Hunger®’ Food Drive is this Saturday, May 13, and YOU can help... [Read more]

PCC Natural Markets will open new location at Five Corners in Burien

PCC Natural Markets will open new location at Five Corners in Burien

PCC Natural Markets (PCC), the largest community-owned food market in the U.S. and one of Seattle’s original grocers, on Wednesday (April 5) announced plans to open a new location in Burien. Located... [Read more]

Scouts collect over 460 pounds of food for White Center Food Bank

Scouts collect over 460 pounds of food for White Center Food Bank

Scouts recently collected over 460 pounds of food for the White Center Food Bank as part of the Scouting for Food service project.  This food will assist struggling families and individuals in the... [Read more]

Empty Bowls presents $21,000 check to White Center & Highline Food Banks

Empty Bowls presents $21,000 check to White Center & Highline Food Banks

The annual “big check presentation” for Burien’s annual Empty Bowls fundraiser took place at Dan Thai Restaurant – which won this year for Best Soup – on Thursday afternoon, Feb.... [Read more]

REMINDER: ‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser for local food banks is this Friday!

REMINDER: ‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser for local food banks is this Friday!

REMINDER: Burien’s 12th annual ‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser will be held this Friday, Jan. 27, 2017, with both a lunch and dinner serving at the Burien Community Center, located at 14700... [Read more]

End the year by helping the White Center Food Bank this Friday, Dec. 30

End the year by helping the White Center Food Bank this Friday, Dec. 30

Our friends at the White Center Food Bank could use some help this Friday, Dec. 30 – and what better way to end the year than by helping your needy neighbors? They’re seeking 5-10 Volunteers who... [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]

FREE ‘Summer Food Invasion’ begins at Roxhill Park Wednesday, June 29

FREE ‘Summer Food Invasion’ begins at Roxhill Park Wednesday, June 29

Join United Way of King County for the launch of their ‘Summer Food Invasion’ at Roxhill Park beginning Wednesday, June 29 from 11:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. The Summer Meals Program is kicking... [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]

What’s for breakfast? Think Zippy’s Giant Burgers!

What’s for breakfast? Think Zippy’s Giant Burgers!

Thinking “what’s for breakfast tomorrow”? Here’s an idea: Stop by and enjoy Advertiser Zippy’s Giant Burgers breakfast sandwiches. Zippy’s has a tasty breakfast menu, terrific coffee, a great... [Read more]

Forget Cyber Monday – shop local & get FREE Mustard from Dan the Sausage Man

Forget Cyber Monday – shop local & get FREE Mustard from Dan the Sausage Man

Burien’s own Dan the Sausageman wants all our Readers to know that – instead of nerding out and clicking “Buy Now” from corporate websites during Cyber Monday – you should SHOP LOCAL... [Read more]

Fauntleroy Church UCC collecting turkeys for White Center Food Bank

Fauntleroy Church UCC collecting turkeys for White Center Food Bank

Fauntleroy Church UCC will be collect turkeys for the White Center Food Bank this Sunday, Nov. 22. Here’s their announcement: For many years, Fauntleroy Church has been a collection point for the... [Read more]

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]

Instead of the usual, why not order Sausage from Dan the Sausageman?

Instead of the usual, why not order Sausage from Dan the Sausageman?

Burien’s own Dan the Sausageman wants all our Readers to know that – instead of the usual turkey, turducken, or tofurkey – you can order SAUSAGE in time for Thanksgiving! That’s right…SAUSAGE... [Read more]