Fundraiser Section

Fundraiser to help SeaTac fire victims set for Aug. 10-12 at local Fire Stations

Fundraiser to help SeaTac fire victims set for Aug. 10-12 at local Fire Stations

A fundraiser for victims of a recent fire in SeaTac is set for Aug. 10 – 12 at local fire stations, including Fire Station 46 located at 3521 S. 170th. Three local families lost everything, from their... [Read more]

PODCAST: Fundraisers for crash victims, cancer; Jack Mayne on homelessness…

PODCAST: Fundraisers for crash victims, cancer; Jack Mayne on homelessness…

Here’s episode #54 of our SoKing News Podcast Weekly Recap, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics... [Read more]

McMicken Elementary School wins $10K grant from Symetra and the Seahawks

McMicken Elementary School wins $10K grant from Symetra and the Seahawks

Alexandria Haas, Erica Castellon Hernandez and Superintendent Susan Enfield being presented with the Symetra Heroes 10th Anniversary Award check for $10,000. Pictured are (l to r): John Pleas, Seattle... [Read more]

Volunteers needed to help at USO Northwest Sea-Tac Center at airport

Volunteers needed to help at USO Northwest Sea-Tac Center at airport

The USO Northwest Sea-Tac Center – located at Sea-Tac Airport – is in need of volunteers to fill both the late night and early morning shifts.  The USO-NW Sea-Tac Center is one of the few USO Centers... [Read more]

May Plant Sale will be at Highline SeaTac Botanical Garden on Saturday, May 7

May Plant Sale will be at Highline SeaTac Botanical Garden on Saturday, May 7

A ‘May Plant Sale’ will be held at the Highline SeaTac Botanical Garden on Saturday, May 7, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. This sale is co-hosted by: Puget Sound Fuchsia Society Puget Sound Daylily... [Read more]

REMINDER: Got tix yet? The Poverty Bay Wine Festival is this weekend!

REMINDER: Got tix yet? The Poverty Bay Wine Festival is this weekend!

REMINDER: The 12th annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival takes place this Friday, March 4, and Saturday, March 5 at the Des Moines Beach Park Auditorium. It’ll be UNCORKED & UNPLUGGED, with... [Read more]

3rd annual 80s Dodgeball Birthday Party & FUN-raiser will be Saturday, Jan. 23

3rd annual 80s Dodgeball Birthday Party & FUN-raiser will be Saturday, Jan. 23

The 3rd Annual 80s Dodgeball Birthday Party and FUN-raiser will be held on Saturday, Jan. 23, from 1:30 – 4 p.m. at the Normandy Park Recreation Center. Team Tim and Sunny of Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire... [Read more]

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway collected 10,677 diapers last Sunday!

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway collected 10,677 diapers last Sunday!

A message from our Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest: On Sunday, Dec. 6 at the Normandy Park Tree Lighting ceremony, Tay Krull and Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Real Estate... [Read more]

LIVE: Live video stream from Des Moines Food Bank Fundraiser

LIVE: Live video stream from Des Moines Food Bank Fundraiser

Click the “Play” button to watch our LIVE video stream from the Square Meal Partner fundraiser for the Des Moines Food Bank, taking place at the Normandy Park Market until 4 p.m. on Saturday,... [Read more]

REMINDER: Kennedy Catholic High’s Arts & Crafts Fair will be this Saturday

REMINDER: Kennedy Catholic High’s Arts & Crafts Fair will be this Saturday

REMINDER: Kennedy Catholic High School’s Arts and Crafts Fair will be held this Saturday, Dec. 5, from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Please join your Kennedy Catholic High School neighbors as they present their... [Read more]

Normandy Park citizens launch campaign to raise money to keep police officers

Normandy Park citizens launch campaign to raise money to keep police officers

From our sister site The Normandy Park Blog: by Jack Mayne Citizens of this small city on the shores of Puget Sound have taken the extraordinary step of going to an Internet fundraising website to raise... [Read more]

HELP: 1 in 5 Kids who live HERE are Hungry; Food & Fund Drive will be Dec. 5

HELP: 1 in 5 Kids who live HERE are Hungry; Food & Fund Drive will be Dec. 5

The Rotary Club of Des Moines & Normandy Park is teaming with civic groups, hometown merchants and individuals to come to the aid of the Des Moines Area Food Bank during the first-ever Des Moines... [Read more]

Senior Services seeking volunteers to help deliver Meals On Wheels in SeaTac

Senior Services seeking volunteers to help deliver Meals On Wheels in SeaTac

Meals on Wheels is seeking Volunteers to deliver meals Thursday mornings in Seatac. Volunteering with Meals on Wheels means you belong to a team that is committed to helping homebound seniors maintain... [Read more]

Beautiful, sunny skies predicted for  St. Luke’s ‘English Fete’ on Saturday, Sept. 12

Beautiful, sunny skies predicted for  St. Luke’s ‘English Fete’ on Saturday, Sept. 12

What rhymes with “plate“? Why, “Fete” of course! That is if you’re in England and talking about any of the thousands of charming “Village Fetes” that occur all... [Read more]

Saturday’s Poverty Bay Blues and Brews Festival will also benefit wildfire victims

Saturday’s Poverty Bay Blues and Brews Festival will also benefit wildfire victims

Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival from Olav on Vimeo. This year, the Rotary Club of Des Moines & Normandy Park will be supporting families impacted by forest fires in Washington with ticket sales... [Read more]

The Genesis Project is seeking donations for local Prostitution survivors

The Genesis Project is seeking donations for local Prostitution survivors

by Andrea Krook The Genesis Project, a SeaTac non-profit dedicated to helping local women out of prostitution, is in need of donations.  The Genesis Project’s drop-in center staff provides prostitution... [Read more]

Annual Ice Cream Social will be at Highline SeaTac Botanical Garden Aug. 16

Annual Ice Cream Social will be at Highline SeaTac Botanical Garden Aug. 16

The annual Ice Cream Social in the Highline SeaTac Botanical Garden will be on Sunday, Aug. 16 from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. The event is free, and each visitor will receive a free ice cream cone or another... [Read more]

PODCAST: Burien burglar caught in the act, Normandy Park grenade & more…

PODCAST: Burien burglar caught in the act, Normandy Park grenade & more…

Here’s episode #5 of our SoKing News Podcast, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics and Excellence... [Read more]

Dave Upthegrove delivers ‘retired’ van to Southwest Youth & Family Services

Dave Upthegrove delivers ‘retired’ van to Southwest Youth & Family Services

Some future passengers join Councilmember Dave Upthegrove and representatives of Southwest Youth and Family Services—including Executive Director Steve Daschle—as the Councilmember drops off a retired... [Read more]

SeaTac’s annual Community Litter Cleanup Event will be Saturday, April 25

SeaTac’s annual Community Litter Cleanup Event will be Saturday, April 25

Volunteers are needed to lend a hand at SeaTac’s annual Community Litter Cleanup Event, set for Saturday, April 25, from 9 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. and starting at the Tyee Educational Complex Parking... [Read more]