Fundraising Section

Community Choir Christmas Concert this Sunday at Grace Lutheran Church

Community Choir Christmas Concert this Sunday at Grace Lutheran Church

The 43rd annual FREE Community Choir Christmas Concert will be held this Sunday, Dec. 2 at 7:30 p.m. at Grace Lutheran Church. You will have a chance to hear the St. Vincent’s Catholic Church, St. Luke’s... [Read more]

It was definitely a Happy Turkey Day for two local turkeys!

It was definitely a Happy Turkey Day for two local turkeys!

From our sister site The B-Town Blog: UPDATE: The ongoing ‘Pardon or Eat’ turkey food fundraiser is almost over, as Normandy Park residents Candace and Tay Krull share some grateful news... [Read more]

REMINDER: Des Moines Auxiliary of Seattle Children’s Hospital Holiday Bazaar is this weekend

REMINDER: Des Moines Auxiliary of Seattle Children’s Hospital Holiday Bazaar is this weekend

Des Moines Auxiliary of Seattle Children’s Hospital Holiday Bazaar will be held this coming Friday and Saturday, Nov. 16 & 17, 2018. This event will run from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the Des Moines... [Read more]

UPDATE: ‘Pardon or Dinner’ Turkey Food Drive favoring saving turkeys by 169%

UPDATE: ‘Pardon or Dinner’ Turkey Food Drive favoring saving turkeys by 169%

UPDATE: As we previously reported, Normandy Park residents Candace and Tay Krull have been holding a ‘Pardon or Eat’ food fundraiser campaign, and the latest tally favors pardoning their pet... [Read more]

Des Moines Auxiliary of Seattle Children’s Hospital Holiday Bazaar is Nov. 16-17

Des Moines Auxiliary of Seattle Children’s Hospital Holiday Bazaar is Nov. 16-17

Des Moines Auxiliary of Seattle Children’s Hospital Holiday Bazaar will be held this coming Friday and Saturday, Nov. 16 & 17, 2018. This event will run from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the Des Moines... [Read more]

Des Moines Community WOWS! at Bayside Brunch, raising over $34,000!

Des Moines Community WOWS! at Bayside Brunch, raising over $34,000!

The Des Moines Community WOWed! at the 2018 Bayside Brunch, raising over $34,000 onSunday, Nov. 4. Here’s more from our friends at the Des Moines Legacy Foundation: All the great Superheroes were... [Read more]

Help keep local school kids warm this winter – Coat Drive deadline is Nov. 15

Help keep local school kids warm this winter – Coat Drive deadline is Nov. 15

With the community’s help last year, the Rotary Club of Des Moines and Normandy Park collected nearly 500 coats that were donated to local schools. This year, the Coats for Kids drive hopes to break... [Read more]

Tickets are going fast for the 2018 Bayside Brunch, coming this Sunday!

Tickets are going fast for the 2018 Bayside Brunch, coming this Sunday!

Tickets are going fast for the 2018 Bayside Brunch, coming this Sunday, Nov. 4. Join us for Anthony’s Homeport’s fantastic brunch, plus auctions and raffles to raise money to support Des Moines’... [Read more]

CASSIDY’S COLUMN: Today we’re going to talk about Community…

CASSIDY’S COLUMN: Today we’re going to talk about Community…

EDITOR’S NOTE: Cass Huff is a special needs student at Mt. Rainier High School. In 2016, she was named “Citizen of the Year” by the City of Burien. Hey Readers! Today we’re going... [Read more]

Fundraiser to purchase K9 for Des Moines Police raises almost $32,000

Fundraiser to purchase K9 for Des Moines Police raises almost $32,000

A fundraiser auction for the Des Moines Police Foundation last Saturday raised almost $32,000 to purchase a K9 for the Des Moines Police Department. “Thank you Yvonne Nutting, Jeana Procter, Jehnee... [Read more]

Waterland Wine & Art Walk will be this Saturday, Oct. 6

Waterland Wine & Art Walk will be this Saturday, Oct. 6

Fall is upon us and it’s time for Des Moines’ October Waterland Wine & Art Walk this Saturday, Oct. 6! This fun event will take place from Noon – 4 p.m. in the Marina District, on Marine... [Read more]

Des Moines Auxiliary of Seattle Children’s Hospital Sunset Social is Oct. 18

Des Moines Auxiliary of Seattle Children’s Hospital Sunset Social is Oct. 18

Des Moines Auxiliary of Seattle Children’s Hospital Sunset Social will be held on Thursday, Oct. 18. This will include a no-host bar from 5 – 7 p.m. at Anthony’s Homeport. Appetizers will be provided.... [Read more]

Des Moines Legacy Foundation’s Arts Gala will be Friday, Sept. 21

Des Moines Legacy Foundation’s Arts Gala will be Friday, Sept. 21

The Des Moines Legacy Foundation’s 4th Annual Arts Gala will be Friday, Sept. 21 at the Des Moines Beach Park Auditorium, starting at 6:30 p.m. Come support your local arts programs! Meet more... [Read more]

Mt. Rainier Football holding first-ever Mattress Fundraiser on Saturday, Oct. 13

Mt. Rainier Football holding first-ever Mattress Fundraiser on Saturday, Oct. 13

Come get a better night’s sleep AND support the Mount Rainier Football Boosters with their first-eve Mattress Sale fundraiser on Saturday, Oct. 13, from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. They’ll have quality... [Read more]

Festive English Fête returns Saturday, Sept. 8

Festive English Fête returns Saturday, Sept. 8

The festive English Fête returns Saturday, Sept. 8, from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m to St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Renton. Festive village fêtes are fairs, a perennial tradition in the UK, complete with... [Read more]

REMINDER: Brews, blues & more at Blues & Brews Fest this SATURDAY!

REMINDER: Brews, blues & more at Blues & Brews Fest this SATURDAY!

REMINDER: Join the Rotary Club of Des Moines/Normandy Park this SATURDAY, Aug. 25 for the biggest bash of the summer – the 9th Annual Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Fest! Dozens of craft beer makers,... [Read more]