Tagged with 'Fundraiser'

Des Moines Legacy Foundation raises over $28,000 at Bayside Brunch

Des Moines Legacy Foundation raises over $28,000 at Bayside Brunch

The Des Moines Legacy Foundation announced that it raised over $28,000 at its recent Bayside Brunch fundraiser. “Yes, YOU did!!!!!!” reads an announcement. “The expenses are still trickling... [Read more]

Highline College Students will host Fundraiser for Hungry Children

Highline College Students will host Fundraiser for Hungry Children

A Group of Highline Community College students will be organizing a ‘Change for Change’ fundraiser for the Des Moines Area Food Bank’s Weekend Backpack Program. The Fundraiser will consist... [Read more]

Annual Bayside Brunch Auction Fundraiser is this Sunday, Nov. 3

Annual Bayside Brunch Auction Fundraiser is this Sunday, Nov. 3

If you enjoy holiday shopping for a GREAT cause, in a beautiful environment with a fantastic meal, then you will want to RSVP for the Des Moines Legacy Foundation’s 14th annual Bayside Champagne... [Read more]

VIDEO: Help local Des Moines Cub Scouts – buy some popcorn!

VIDEO: Help local Des Moines Cub Scouts – buy some popcorn!

It’s that time of the year again – the Des Moines Cub Scouts of Pack 955 are selling popcorn again to raise money for camp and other Des Moines centric civic activities!   Here’s another... [Read more]

Wine Tasting will benefit Beach Park Historic District at ‘Blood Pudding’

Wine Tasting will benefit Beach Park Historic District at ‘Blood Pudding’

A Wine Tasting will benefit Beach Park Historic District at Breeders Theater’s Performances, beginning Oct. 25. “Wine tastings and hors d’oeuvres sponsored by the Des Moines Legacy Foundation... [Read more]

Annual Chili Cook-Off will be at Des Moines Farmers Market Saturday, Oct. 26

Annual Chili Cook-Off will be at Des Moines Farmers Market Saturday, Oct. 26

Come to compete or come to eat! The Annual Chili Cook-Off is family-friendly and is the culminating event for the Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market on its final day of the season – Saturday, Oct.... [Read more]

Deadline to pre-register for Sunday’s Brat Trot is Thursday night

Deadline to pre-register for Sunday’s Brat Trot is Thursday night

The deadline to pre-register for Sunday’s Burien Brat Trot, as well as Friday night’s Pub Crawl, is TONIGHT – Thursday, Oct. 3 – at 11:59 p.m. This is a great, local, grassroots fundraiser,... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: ‘Zombie Fest’ coming to Normandy Park Saturday, Oct. 26

SAVE THE DATE: ‘Zombie Fest’ coming to Normandy Park Saturday, Oct. 26

Hundreds of local Zombies – young and old – will gather at Normandy Park Towne Center on Saturday, Oct. 26 for the 2nd annual ‘Zombie Fest,’ celebrating the beginning of the haunting—and... [Read more]

Des Moines Auxiliary of Seattle Children’s Hospital Fall Luncheon is Oct. 17

Des Moines Auxiliary of Seattle Children’s Hospital Fall Luncheon is Oct. 17

The Des Moines Auxiliary of Seattle Children’s Hospital will be holding its annual fall luncheon on Oct. 17th, starting at 11:30 a.m. at the Des Moines United Methodist Church located at 22225 9th... [Read more]

Today’s the day – time to rock out at the Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival!

Today’s the day – time to rock out at the Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival!

TODAY – Saturday, Aug. 24 – is the day – four of the Northwest’s top blues bands will rock out at the 4th Annual Poverty Bay Blues and Brews Festival at Des Moines Beach Park until 8 p.m.! This... [Read more]

Like Blues & Brews? Then get on the Bus!

Like Blues & Brews? Then get on the Bus!

It’s almost here!  In case you weren’t aware – this coming Saturday (Aug. 24) is the 4th Annual Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Fest at Des Moines Beach Park!  The weather looks good with a promise... [Read more]

Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival will rock Des Moines on Saturday, Aug. 24

Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival will rock Des Moines on Saturday, Aug. 24

Four of the Northwest’s top blues bands will play at the 4th Annual Poverty Bay Blues and Brews Festival on the shores of Puget Sound on Saturday, Aug. 24. This annual fundraiser – organized by the... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Fest will be Saturday, Aug. 24

SAVE THE DATE: Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Fest will be Saturday, Aug. 24

Our friends at the Des Moines Rotary Club wants our Readers to “Save the Date” of Saturday, Aug. 24 for the 4th Annual Poverty Bay Blues and Brews Fest, to be held again at Des Moines Beach... [Read more]

Great food, classic cars, live music & more at Des Moines Community BBQ July 3

Great food, classic cars, live music & more at Des Moines Community BBQ July 3

The Des Moines Community Barbecue is coming to Beach Park Auditorium starting at 6:30 p.m. on 
Wednesday, July 3, with great food, classic cars, a beer garden and live entertainment – all to raise... [Read more]

‘Burien Bites’ food fundraiser is Sunday, June 2nd!

‘Burien Bites’ food fundraiser is Sunday, June 2nd!

REMINDER: The second annual ‘Burien Bites‘ – a food-centric fundraiser that benefits local charities – will take place this Sunday, June 2, with check-in starting at 11 a.m. The bite will... [Read more]

Community effort to raise funds for swim lessons for children kicks off

Community effort to raise funds for swim lessons for children kicks off

A four-week campaign to raise funds for the Faith Callahan Memorial Swim Lesson Scholarship Fund has begun, and will continue through June 14. The fund pays for swimming lessons for children who live in... [Read more]

Don’t forget to ‘GiveBIG’ for local charities TODAY!

Don’t forget to ‘GiveBIG’ for local charities TODAY!

The Seattle Foundation’s ‘GiveBIG’ is a one-day, online charitable giving event – set for  TODAY, Wednesday, May 15 – to inspire people to give generously to nonprofit organizations... [Read more]

Highline Music4Life Receives over $10,000 from Blues & Brews Festival!

Highline Music4Life Receives over $10,000 from Blues & Brews Festival!

Dick Lee and David Endicott of Music4Life with Rotary Club of Des Moines President Catherine Carbone-Rogers. Photo by Lisa Meinecke. On May 1, the Rotary Club of Des Moines presented a check for $10,400... [Read more]