Seattle Children's Upcoming Events

May 2022

  • Sun 1

    Purchase a Miracle campaign

    Look for Purchase a Miracle shelf tags at your local grocery store from May 1 - June 15. These products support cancer research at Seattle Children's through their sponsorship participation. For more than 30 years, this annual grocery industry campaign in Washington. has been raising awareness and funds to provide hope, care and cures for patient families.

    Date: Sunday, May 1, 2022 - Wednesday, June 15, 2022
    Location: Grocery stores across Washington state
    Contact: jane.stiehl@seattlechildrens.org
  • Sun 1

    Costco CMN Hospitals Fundraising Campaign

    Support Seattle Children's uncompensated care fund by giving at your local Costco Wholesale during the month of May.

    Date: Sunday, May 1, 2022 - Monday, May 23, 2022
    Location: Puget Sound Area Costco Warehouses
    Contact: kira.haller@seattlechildrens.org
  • Mon 16

    University of Washington ACM Spring BBQ

    Association for Computing Machinery @ the University of Washington is a student-led organization in the Allen School dedicated to building community in UW's computer science department, providing career growth and academic resources, offering opportunities for mentorship, and making CSE feel like home. If you'd like, you can read more about our organization at our website! (https://acm.cs.washington.edu/)

    From May 16th - 20th, we are planning a week-long fundraiser where we will be encouraging students, faculty, and staff to make financial donations to Seattle Children's every day.

    Date: Monday, May 16, 2022 - Friday, May 20, 2022
    Location: W Stevens Way NE, Seattle, WA 98195
    Contact: christina.burmester@seattlechildrens.org
  • Sat 21

    Running from Gluten 5K

    The Celiac Guild supporting Seattle Children’s Hospital’s Celiac Program presents the first In Person Running from Gluten 5K! The event will take place on Saturday May 21, 2022 at Magnuson Park. This is a 3.1 mile course that starts and ends near the beach house facility. Come run or walk and feel good about supporting the children and families affected by Celiac Disease.

    We will also host a virtual race that will kick off on that same Saturday May 21st, concluding on Sunday May 22nd. You can run anywhere and any time during that weekend! Please post your pictures! #RunningFromGluten5K

    Register at: www.runningfromgluten.org

    Magnuson Park 7400 Sand Point Way NE Seattle, WA 98115
    The course starts near the waterfront of Magnuson Park. Follow our signs from the entrance of the park on Sand Point Way NE.

    Date: Saturday, May 21, 2022 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
    Contact: Celiac@seattlechildrens.org
  • Tue 31

    A Night at the Movies Concert by Music for Charity at UW

    Music for Charity at UW is a Registered Student Organization (RSO) that strives to use music to raise awareness for world issues and funds for non-profit organizations. This particular event will feature a 70+ person full orchestra and choir performing film scores. Admission to this event will be free with optional donations to Seattle Children's Hospital.

    Date: Tuesday, May 31, 2022
    Location: University of Washington KANE 130 ( Kane Hall Auditorium, off of Red Square), Seattle, WA 98105
    Contact: christina.burmester@seattlechildrens.org

June 2022

  • Sat 11

    Calligraphy Against Cancer

    This event is a calligraphy and greeting card workshop fundraiser for teens and adults. We will be doing calligraphy on greeting cards and using watercolors to decorate them. It will be a guided workshop and assistance will be provided. I will be teaching how to do calligraphy on any canvas and then specifically apply it to watercolored greeting card patterns. Participants will get to keep their greeting cards for their use, or can choose to donate them and write a personalized note for a patient to read and enjoy. All artistic materials, including calligraphy pens, will be provided. This workshop fundraiser does not require payment for admission but we encourage donations that will go toward Seattle Children's Hospital.

    Drop in to Crossroads Community Center from 2-4 pm on Saturday, June 11th for a fun, creative time to support Seattle Children's!

    Date: Saturday, June 11, 2022 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    Location: Crossroads Community Center
    16000 NE 10th St
    Bellevue, WA 98008

    Contact: christina.burmester@seattlechildrens.org
    Cost: Free
  • Sat 18

    Fran Nordstrom Guild 2.0 - Sipping into Summer Event

    The Fran Nordstrom Guild 2.0 is pleased to announce our third annual fundraising event, Sipping into Summer. Join us for an evening of fun and philanthropy on Saturday, June 18, 2022 at 415 Westlake in Seattle. Don't miss out on games and prizes (including our famous wine pull!), silent auction, music & dancing, and more! All proceeds from the event go to Seattle Children's Uncompensated Care Fund. Register here.

    Date: Saturday, June 18, 2022 6:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
    Location: 415 Westlake Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109
    Contact: Co-Chairs Blakeley Holland (blakeleyholland@gmail.com) and Stephanie Rood (rood.stephanie@gmail.com)
  • Sat 25

    Bling and Swing Annual Auction and Golf Tournament

    Join us for our largest single fundraiser for ABC – “Bling and Swing” the annual Auction and Golf Tournament on June 25th & 26th. It’s going to be in-person after two years on Zoom. This fundraiser has helped ABC purchase the two vans we use for outings, our new elevator, music equipment and our disco ball!
    The Auction & Dinner will be on Saturday, June 25th at McMenamins in Bothell and the Golf Tournament will be on Sunday, June 26th at The Golf Club at Newcastle. All families and friends are welcome to join us for these events! Register or donate here: https://friendsofabcguild.ejoinme.org/2022

    Date: Saturday, June 25, 2022 - Sunday, June 26, 2022
  • Sat 25

    Safe Firearm Storage Education and Giveaway Event

    Learn about the importance of safe firearm storage, especially for homes with children and teens, and get a free lock box or trigger lock. Register to attend: https://cvent.me/d1brYR

    • Registration needed for an appointment.
    • Receive education on how to use a lock box or trigger lock.
    • One free lock box or trigger lock per person (max of two items per household).
    • Must be 18 or older and present to receive item.

    To learn more on firearm safety visit: seattlechildrens.org/firearmsafety

    Date: Saturday, June 25, 2022 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    Location: NE Hampe Way
    Chehalis, WA 98532

    Contact: 206-987-6197
    Cost: Free
  • Sun 26

    Champions of Change Celebrity Basketball Game

    Champions of Change founders Cliff Avril, Michael Bennett and Doug Baldwin host an all-star basketball game on Sunday, June 26 that will benefit Odessa Brown Children’s Clinic alongside other local nonprofits. To buy your tickets visit: bit.ly/cpacoctw.

    Date: Sunday, June 26, 2022 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
    Location: Climate Pledge Arena
    334 1st Ave N
    Seattle, WA 98109

    Contact: jane.stiehl@seattlechildrens.org
    Cost: $10–$1000

July 2022

  • Sun 3

    Sedro-Woolley Grand Log Drive

    Sedro-Woolley is bringing back a long-standing tradition referred to as a "Log Drive" (first done in 1940's). On July 3, a red, white and blue log (8' long with a 14" diameter) will be dropped into the Skagit River at the Marblemount Bridge. Tickets are $5. Ticket buyers will guesstimate the time that the log takes to float to Clear Lake Bridge. 25% of proceeds will go to the person with the closest guess (hours, minutes, and seconds). In the event of a tie, the 25% is split evenly. The other 75% will be donated to Seattle Children's Hospital for cancer treatment. The winning time and ticket holder will be announced at the Loggerodeo Grand Parade on July 4 at 11 a.m.

    Date: Sunday, July 3, 2022 5:00 a.m. - 5:30 a.m.
    Location: Skagit River Marblemount Bridge
    Marblemount, WA 98267

    Contact: christina.burmester@seattlechildrens.org
    Cost: $5

August 2022

  • Mon 1

    2022 HS4H Charity Golf Classic: Home is Where the Heart Heals

    Housing Solutions for Hope is the first of its kind guild benefiting Seattle Children’s. Our guild's mission and focus is on family housing. In addition to Children's ensuring that every child receives excellent care to live the healthiest and most fulfilling life possible, HS4H provides financial support for patient families to have a safe, clean home for healing, Golf Tournament Details – Save the Date Monday August 1, 2022 Registration at 8:30 am Shotgun start at 11:00 am Awards Ceremony: 5:15 pm Newly Redesigned Sand Point Country Club – Northeast Seattle To join us as a Sponsor Contact: Scott Bingham/425-280-9379 or Sarah Thomas/206-226-1122.

    Date: Monday, Aug. 1, 2022 11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
    Location: Sand Point Country Club 8333 55th Ave NE
    Seattle, WA 98115
    Contact: Scott Bingham/425-280-9379 or Sarah Thomas/206-226-1122

October 2022

  • Sat 8

    Good Karma 5K

    We all need some good karma in our lives, right? We are so excited to be one of the beneficiaries of @GoodKarma5K, taking place on October 8 at Seattle's Seward Park. Not only do you get to choose your own nonprofit to support, but you also get to choose your registration price. www.goodkarma5k.com for more info

    Seattle's only choose your own charity fun run, where you decide where your portion of the proceeds benefits from a list of 5 local nonprofits. Please visit https://runsignup.com/Race/WA/Seattle/GoodKarma, click register, and you will be able to choose Seattle Children's Hospital as your nonprofit to support

    Need some extra good karma?

    Participate in our Good Karma Stations on race day, each station you participate in will earn you more raffle tickets toward awesome prizes:
    Bring your gently used shoes for the shoe donation to Redeeming Soles
    Bring a canned food donation for Northwest Harvest
    Sign up for fun upcoming volunteer opportunities
    Donate cash to your favorite nonprofit

    Trees not Tees option - when you sign up you can choose to plant a tree instead of taking a tee. You will be sent a picture of your tree, a certificate, and exact GPS coordinates of your tree.

    Date: Saturday, Oct. 8, 2022 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    Location: Seward Park, 5895 Lake Washington Blvd S, Seattle, WA 98118
    Contact: ilana@runforgoodracingcompany.com
  • Sun 16

    I Can and I Will Run

    The I Can and I Will Guild's in-person run will take place on Sunday, October 16th, 2022. For those that can't make it in-person, the guild will also host a virtual race that will kick off on that same Sunday, concluding on Sunday, October 23rd. The in-person event on 10/16 will start and finish near the Green Lake Community Center and the baseball fields. This 3.1 mile course utilizes a section of the inner path of the trail as well as the roads around Green Lake. The 10K route will include Lower Woodland Park and the roads circling the Woodland Park Zoo and then reconnect with the 5K course. Remember that every step you take will make a difference in the lives of families who are facing difficult diagnoses and financial hardship. Register today at: https://runsignup.com/Race/Info/WA/Seattle/ICanAndIWillRun

    Date: Sunday, Oct. 16, 2022 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    Location: 7201 East Green Lake Drive N, Seattle, WA 98115