All Events

August 2016

  • Tue 30
    KJR Kares A Thon

    Tune in to Sports Radio KJR 950 for the KJR Kares A Thon benefiting cancer research and clinical trials at Seattle Children’s. More than 12,500 kids are diagnosed with cancer every year. Partnering with Sports Radio KJR 950 and Seattle Children’s for the 2016 KJR Kares A Thon, your participation will help accelerate science and turn new ideas to hope for patients and their families.

    Date: Tuesday Aug. 30, 6:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
    Location: Sports Radio KJR 950

September 2016

  • Fri 2
    Childhood Cancer Awareness Night at Safeco Field

    Join the Mariners for the First Annual Childhood Cancer Awareness Night at Safeco Field. To buy tickets or for more information, visit www.Mariners.com/GABFUND and enter the promo code GABFUND to receive a Mariners G1ve A Buck Night T-shirt, light food and one beverage in our pre-game event in the Outside Corner in addition to your ticket. For each ticket sold, a donation will be made to G1ve A Buck Fund. Redeem your T-shirt pre-game in the Outside Corner near Section 330.

    Date: Friday Sept. 2, 7:10 p.m.
    Location: Safeco Field, Seattle, WA
  • Sat 10
    Science Block Party at Seattle Children’s Research Institute

    This family-oriented community event will celebrate the 10-year anniversary of the research institute, raise awareness of the research institute and show some of the breakthroughs being made there. It will be a street fair with many activities for the community, especially those with kids. Some of the activities planned include interactive stations where kids and adults can learn about science and research; a bike helmet giveaway, booster seat education and tips for healthy eating; a research institute welcome center open house; and food trucks.

    Date: Saturday Sept. 10, 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
    Location: Seattle Children’s Research Institute
    Contact: For more information, visit www.seattlechildrens.org/scienceblockparty.
  • Sat 10
    Vegas Baby: Let It Roll for Children’s

    It’s time for the Samuel and Althea Stroum Guild’s fun Vegas-themed party, including a silent auction, raffle, hors d’oeuvres, games, dancing and prizes.

    Date: Saturday Sept. 10, 5:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
    Location: The Reach, Richland
    Contact: ma_hesser@msn.com
    Cost: $75 per person until Sept. 1; $85 per person after.
  • Sat 10
    Outdoor Movie Night and Raffle

    The Little Lemon Drops Junior Guild invites you to its annual outdoor movie night and raffle.

    Date: Saturday Sept. 10, 7:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
    Location: Innis Arden Clubhouse, Shoreline
    Contact: www.littlelemondropsguild.weebly.com
    Cost: $5 per person suggested donation.
  • Sun 11
    2016 Neurofibromatosis Walk

    Head to Tacoma and participate in this walk that supports neurofibromatosis research. The walk also includes face painting, food, a raffle with prizes and more.

    Date: Sunday Sept. 11, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
    Location: Point Defiance Park, 5605 N Owen Beach Dr., Tacoma, WA, 98407
    Contact: For more information and to register, visit https://join.ctf.org/tacoma/events/2016-seattle-nf-walk/e72300 or email jbeckerman@ctf.org.
    Cost: Adults are $20, children ages 4 and up are $10 and children under 4 are free.
  • Fri 16
    Strong Against Cancer KOMO 4 Special

    Tune in to this fundraising special supporting Strong Against Cancer. This Seattle Children’s initiative supports research to cure childhood cancers through immunotherapy, a game-changing treatment that enables a child’s own immune system to hunt down and destroy cancer cells. Viewers are encouraged to call in a donation.

    Date: Friday Sept. 16, 8:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Sat 17
    14th Annual Cure for Mito Auction

    Join the Mitochondrial Research Guild for its annual auction and party to support mitochondrial research at Seattle Children’s Research Institute.

    Date: Saturday Sept. 17
    Location: Willows Lodge, Woodinville
    Contact: www.nwmito-research.org
  • Sat 17
    Garage Sale

    Stop by this charitable garage sale for a variety of home items and gently used clothing. Proceeds benefit Seattle Children’s.

    Date: Saturday Sept. 17, 12:00 p.m.
    Location: 35324 SE Kinsey St., Snoqualmie, WA 98065
    Contact: ross08@comcast.net or 425-281-5919
  • Sat 17
    Grill’in for Stanley Stamm Summer Camp

    Join this barbecue before the Huskies/Portland State football game. There will be food and refreshments for purchase: $5 per brat/veggie dog, $2 per pop/water and $3 per bag of chips.

    Date: Saturday Sept. 17, 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    Location: Montlake Parking Lot, Seattle (look for balloons and banner)