Food donations being collected for Mayor’s Day of Concern

Federal Way residents are invited to fight hunger during the annual Mayor’s Day of Concern for the Hungry, Saturday, Sept. 16.

Volunteers will be stationed at four local grocery stores from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. accepting donations from shoppers.

Participating local grocery stores include:

• Fred Meyer, 33702 21st Ave. SW

• Grocery Outlet, 32945 Pacific Highway S.

• Both Walmart locations, 1900 S. 314th St. and 34520 16th Ave. S.

Last year, the Mayor’s Day of Concern for the Hungry collected 7,740 pounds of donated food.

For information about making donations to the Multi-Service Center Food Bank, contact Terri Turner at 253-838-6810.

More in News

This petroleum refinery in Anacortes is run by Shell, one of the defendants in the suit brought by King County. Photo by Walter Siegmund/Wikipedia Commons
Can King County win its lawsuit against Big Oil?

Legal experts think past lawsuits against the tobacco industry increase the odds of a favorable outcome.

Girl Scout Troop brings color to Federal Way with lending libraries

Small book houses were installed at six parks for Silver Award Project

Federal Way Police promote three officers, appoint three to corporal

Ceremony took pace at Tuesday’s City Council meeting

Governor and Secretary of State to fund statewide prepaid ballot postage

King County, however, won’t get any of that money.

Suspect stabs woman as she walks to Park 16 Apartments

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log: Correct distance:… Continue reading

Federal Way police announce arrests, pending charges in four 2016 homicides

Three men are in custody, with one as primary suspect in all four cases

State Rep. Reeves appointed to child care task force

State Rep. Kristine Reeves, D-Federal Way, was recognized in Olympia for spearheading… Continue reading

Federal Way students earn trip to WE Day Seattle

More than 400 scholars from Federal Way Public Schools (FWPS) were among… Continue reading

Erin Davenport, a preschool teacher at Brookelake Christian School, gets a hug from students Levi Golden, middle, and Konnor Crawford. Davenport is well-loved by her students. Courtesy photo
Thank you, teachers!

Federal Way shows appreciation for educators

Most Read