Tagged with 'hunger'

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…

REMINDER: ‘Empty Bowls’ Fundraiser is Friday at Burien Community Center

REMINDER: ‘Empty Bowls’ Fundraiser is Friday at Burien Community Center

Which local restaurant will win this year’s “Best Soup” award? Last year, Elliott Bay Brewery was crowned the winner. REMINDER: The annual ‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser will be... [Read more]

Help Praisealujah’s Food Ministry Feed Neighbors at Food Drive Nov. 9–11

Help Praisealujah’s Food Ministry Feed Neighbors at Food Drive Nov. 9–11

Praisealujah’s Food Ministry (a non-profit organization) which helps feed area residents, will be holding a Food Drive the weekend of Nov. 9–11 at the Saar’s Super Saver Store at 10616 16th Ave... [Read more]

White Center Food Bank’s Harvest Dinner and Auction is Saturday, Oct. 20

White Center Food Bank’s Harvest Dinner and Auction is Saturday, Oct. 20

The White Center Food Bank will host its 8th annual Harvest Dinner and Auction on Saturday, Oct. 20 at South Seattle Community College’s Brockey Center beginning at 5:30 p.m. The event will feature... [Read more]

Three Events Will Benefit the White Center Food Bank This Week

Three Events Will Benefit the White Center Food Bank This Week

Three local events will benefit the White Center Food Bank this week, with opportunities for the community to benefit and enjoy local food. On Tuesday, Sept. 18, Proletariat Pizza (9622 16th Ave SW) in White... [Read more]

‘Meet the Henriettas’ at White Center Food Bank Open House on Aug. 4

‘Meet the Henriettas’ at White Center Food Bank Open House on Aug. 4

The White Center Food Bank would like to invite everyone to “Meet the Henriettas,” the food bank chickens at their Summer Open House on August 4, 2012 from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. It will be... [Read more]

CALL FOR HELP: White Center Food Bank in Need of Daytime Volunteers

CALL FOR HELP: White Center Food Bank in Need of Daytime Volunteers

Our friends at the White Center Food Bank want our Readers to know that they’re seeking Volunteers that are available for daytime distribution hours including Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 10... [Read more]