Locals support West Seattle Helpline

West Seattle Helpline

The 8th Annual Neighbors Helping Neighbors Fall Dinner & Auction raises funds for the West Seattle Helpline’s emergency assistance programs. The nonprofit steps in to offer emergency assistance with rent, utilities, and clothing. Maureen Hershel co-founded the nonprofit. Her husband Gregg Hersholt, local radio journalist and West Seattleite was guest speaker. The Neighbor of the Year Award went to local mail delivery person, David Sochenda.

The Neighbor of the Year Award went to local mail delivery person, David Sochenda.

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Neighbors Helping Neighbors

West Seattle Helpline held it’s 7th Annual “Neighbors Helping Neighbors” Fall Dinner & Auction was held November 11th at The Hall at Fauntleroy.  It was an event that helped raised money for the many things this great organization works for: providing assistance to prevent evictions and shutoffs; provide bus tickets for medical appointments, job interviews, etc.; clothing for adults and children at The Clothesline. All is all the have served over 3,500 neighbors in need.

To find out more about this important organization click here.

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It was impressive to see all the ‘local neighbors’ who turned out not only for a fun evening but, for a great cause.

Taste of West Seattle very tasty!

The Hall at Fauntleroy was filled with tasty treats and drinks from some 40 restaurants, breweries, bakeries, wineries, coffee shops, chocolatiers, and specialty food stores as they gathered to deliver the goods to some 500 patrons supporting The West Seattle Helpline at this annual fundraiser. All proceeds from the event help West Seattle residents with rent, utilities, clothing, bus tickets and more.  All images can be viewed here.

Taste of West Seattle

The Taste of West Seattle is an annual benefit for the West Seattle Helpline. Started in 1989 the organization provides emergency assistance to neighbors in need. This particular event provided a great opportunity for some 400 ‘neighbors’ to sample the best fare from West Seattle Restaurants and caterers. This charming cake was created by the Sugar Rush Baking Company. To view all the images from the event CLICK HERE!

Cake by Sugar Rush features the West Seattle penninsula and it's charming neighborhoods