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White Center Food Bank’s annual Harvest Dinner & Auction will be Sat., Oct. 20

White Center Food Bank’s annual Harvest Dinner & Auction will be Sat., Oct. 20

White Center Food Bank’s 14th Annual Harvest Dinner & Auction will be held Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018 at The Brockey Conference Center. Doors open at 6 p.m., and a seated dinner and live auction... [Read more]

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]

REMINDER: The annual Empty Bowls fundraiser Lunch/Dinner is this FRIDAY!

REMINDER: The annual Empty Bowls fundraiser Lunch/Dinner is this FRIDAY!

REMINDER: Moshier potters have teamed up with Discover Burien and Burien Parks and Recreation to host the City’s annual Empty Bowls fundraiser Lunch and Dinner this Friday, Jan. 26, 2018. Your donation... [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]

White Center Food Bank names Dr. Angela Beard as new Executive Director

White Center Food Bank names Dr. Angela Beard as new Executive Director

The White Center Food Bank named Dr. Angela Beard as its new Executive Director on Friday, replacing longtime leader Rick Jump, who retired in January. Beard will start her new gig in July. Before joining... [Read more]

Volunteers needed to help White Center 5k Walk & Run on Saturday, March 25

Volunteers needed to help White Center 5k Walk & Run on Saturday, March 25

Volunteers are needed to help the White Center 5k Walk & Run on March 25: “We need passionate people who can show up early at the White Center Food Bank on 3/25 to be part of the ‘hype... [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]

Rick Jump to retire from White Center Food Bank

Rick Jump to retire from White Center Food Bank

In an unexpected move, White Center Food Bank Director Rick Jump announced that he will be retiring from the non-profit due to health reasons. Jump has been in charge of the food bank for the last 12 years,... [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]

White Center Food Bank seeking Volunteers

White Center Food Bank seeking Volunteers

The White Center Food Bank is in need of Volunteers: We need YOUR help. Yes, YOU! We need another 7-10 volunteers to help make our 12th Annual Harvest Dinner & Auction on October 15th a smashing... [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]

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]

‘Empty Bowls’ lunch & dinner fundraisers will be Jan. 29 in Burien

‘Empty Bowls’ lunch & dinner fundraisers will be Jan. 29 in Burien

Burien’s annual Empty Bowls fundraiser will again hold Lunch and Dinner events on Friday, Jan. 29 at the Burien Community Center, raising money to benefit both the Highline and White Center Food... [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]

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]