Tagged with 'hunger'

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 seeking donations of Turkeys for holidays

White Center Food Bank seeking donations of Turkeys for holidays

The White Center Food Bank says they will be providing holiday food to about 600 families each month in the months of November and December. “We would love donations of turkeys,” Operations... [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]

‘Empty Bowls’ sets record with over 1,200 attendees and over $21,000 raised

‘Empty Bowls’ sets record with over 1,200 attendees and over $21,000 raised

This year’s 10th anniversary of ‘Empty Bowls’ was a huge success and broke all fundraising and attendance records with over 1,200 in attendance donating over $21,000. The proceeds raised... [Read more]

REMINDER: 10th annual Empty Bowls is this Friday, with both Lunch & Dinner!

REMINDER: 10th annual Empty Bowls is this Friday, with both Lunch & Dinner!

REMINDER: This Friday, Jan. 30, the Empty Bowls fundraiser will be celebrating its 10 year anniversary with both a Lunch and Dinner planned. Moshier potters have teamed up with Discover Burien and Burien... [Read more]

REMINDER: 10th annual Empty Bowls food bank fundraiser is 2 weeks away

REMINDER: 10th annual Empty Bowls food bank fundraiser is 2 weeks away

Two weeks from today – on Friday, Jan. 30 – the Empty Bowls fundraiser will be celebrating its 10 year anniversary! Moshier potters have teamed up with Discover Burien and Burien Parks and Recreation... [Read more]

Local Girl Scouts donate 180 pounds of cookies to White Center Food Bank

Local Girl Scouts donate 180 pounds of cookies to White Center Food Bank

The cookie selling season may be over, but that does not mean cookie-related work is done for one local Girl Scout Troop, who spent time Monday night (March 24) donating 180 pounds of the goodies to the... [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]

Taco Time Providing Free Tacos for the Homeless at Steve Cox Park Friday

Taco Time Providing Free Tacos for the Homeless at Steve Cox Park Friday

The White Center Taco Time will be providing free tacos for the homeless at Steve Cox Memorial Park at Noon this Friday, March 8, as part of the first “White Center Friday Free Lunch in the Park”... [Read more]

White Center Food Bank Urgently Needs Volunteer Drivers

White Center Food Bank Urgently Needs Volunteer Drivers

Our friends at the White Center Food Bank are urgently seeking volunteer Drivers to help pick up food donations from stores and buisnesses – here’s what they posted Friday on their Facebook page: VOLUNTEER... [Read more]

‘Feed the Core’ Fundraiser for White Center Food Bank Hits $15k Mark

‘Feed the Core’ Fundraiser for White Center Food Bank Hits $15k Mark

Avalon Glassworks, which has been creating and selling fundraiser ‘Feed the Core’ Apples, hit the $15,000 donation mark for the White Center Food Bank, with apple #375 last week…