Welcome to the Discover Burien Association Member Directory! The city of Burien Washington offers everything from casual and fine dining, small shops, cafes and wineries to brand name car dealers, banks and retail outlets. Use the drop-down menu below to select a category for more information on each of our many members.

Audiobook Ministries

Audiobook Ministries began in 1980 as Tape ministries NW when a group of volunteers led by Crystal Bullis from John Knox Presbyterian Church in Normandy Park WA. began recording Christian books for a friend who was blind. Over thirty years later, our staff and volunteers are still recording and producing books, now in digital format. We are in the process of converting our library to digital format that works with the National Library Service’s talking book player. Our ever growing number of digital books continues to grow.

Our office is open 3 days per week located near the SeaTac Airport.


Email: abm@audiobookministries.org

Website: audiobookministries.org


Awesome Kids Day Organization

Our Mission

We believe that kids were born not just to survive but to THRIVE!  We know that for kids to thrive we need to provide them with some basics.  They need outstanding nutrition, access to books, places to play as they build fine and gross motor skills, emotional nurturing, friendships, access to education, outstanding physical health, and strong community.

Awesome Kids Day is a day for us to celebrate the naturally healthy and joyful state of the children in our community and encourage them to live their lives with health, gratitude and joy.

Email: info@awesomekidsday.com

Website: awesomekidsday.com

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Name: Matt Wendland

The B-town BEAT Music & Art Walk celebrates creativity and community. The current vendor list reaches over 30 participating businesses who have hosted music, spoken word, dance performances and visual art. Please join in by participating and fostering this creative environment.

Address: 423 SW 152nd St. Burien, WA, 98166

Phone Number: 206-790-5906

Email: b-townbeat@buriendaily.com

Website: b-townbeat.com


B-Town D.O.G.

Name: Rob Johnson

Burien Dog Owners Group – we were started in the hopes of creating an off leash dog park in the City of Burien, WA. One of our activities in the interim is monthly “Park-N-Bark” Community Dog Walks to teach our dogs socialization and so their owners can interact with each other.

Address: 13422 6th Ave South Burien, WA, 98166

Phone Number: 206-708-3895

Email: btwndog@yahoo.com

Website: btwndog.webs.com


Burien Elks #2143

Elks Lodges bring so much more to their communities than just a building, golf course or pool. They are places where neighbors come together, families share meals, and children grow up.

Elks invest in their communities through programs that help children grow up healthy and drug-free, meet the needs of today’s veterans, and improve the quality of life.

Burien Elks lodge #2143 meets every second and fourth Thursday of the month at 7:30PM. Lodge Address: 14006 1st Ave. S., Burien, WA. 98166

Phone 206-243-2143


Email: burienelks@comcast.net

Website: elks.org

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Colectiva Legal Del Pueblo

Colectiva Legal del Pueblo is a non-hierarchal collective organization founded for and by undocumented and migrant communities working to provide legal support while building community power for migrant justice.

Phone: 206-931-1514

Email: victoria@colectivalegal.org

Website: colectivalegal.org


Daughters Of Norway-Solveig Lodge 31

Solveig Lodge #31

Founded: April 6, 1986, Burien, WA

Solveig lodge is active in many regional cultural programs throughout the Greater Seattle region, including the Syttende Mai (17th of May) parade held each year in the Scandinavian neighborhood of Ballard northwest of Seattle.

In November members hold their annual Bit of Norway Bazaar. At this bazaar they sell delicious Norwegian baked goods and craft items made by members throughout the year. They also display members’ Norwegian heritage items and demonstrate various Scandinavian arts, crafts and food preparation.


Kathy Skarbo-President

Email: kskarbo@comcast.net

Website: daughtersofnorway.org


Environmental Science Center

Name: Tara Luckie, Executive Director

The Environmental Science Center promotes environmental stewardship, sustainability, and academic achievement through science education in South King County The Environmental Science Center’s learning center is located on the north end of Seahurst Park in Burien.

Address: 126 SW 148th #C100-170 Burien, WA 98166

Phone Number: 206-248-4266

Email: tara@envsciencecenter.org

Website: environmentalsciencecenter.org

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Evergreen Community Aquatic Center

Name: Shauna Ousley

Evergreen Community Aquatics Center is a non-profit that provides the community with swimming lessons, water exercise classes, public & lap swimming.

Address: 606 SW 116th St Seattle, WA 98146

Phone Number: 206-588-2297

Email: ecacpool@gmail.com

Website: evergreenpool.org


Genesis Global Spiritual Center

Welcome to Genesis Global Spiritual Center, a transdenominational spiritual community powered by love.
At Genesis you will find a community that is alive with inspiration and impassioned with joy, espousing Spiritual Principles that create a world that works for everyone.
Our mission is: “Creating Community Founded in Unconditional Love”.

Email: info@genesis-global.org

Website: genesis-gloabl.org

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Greater Highline/Tukwila Young Life

GHT Young Life is an organization of Christian adults who care about teenagers. Trained volunteer adult leaders reach out to kids wherever they are: school campus, athletic fields and in local hangouts. Leaders build mentor relationships with teens and walk with them through the ups and downs of adolescence. Leaders also offer kids a weekly event which provides a safe place to have fun, games and serious life talks. In the summer leaders take teens to Young Life camps where they have ridiculous amounts of fun, high adventure and the opportunity to consider God’s role in their lives. Young Life also provides kids with personal growth, leadership and service opportunities. GHT Young Life currently has leaders volunteering with students from Mt. Ranier, Highline and Foster high schools, Sylvester and Pacific middle schools and with teenage moms from throughout the area.


GHT Younglife is a non-profit.

Website: ght.younglife.org


Highline Historical Society

Name: Cyndi Upthegrove

We are a museum preparing to happen. We produce public programs & exhibits, and carefully tend threatened collections as though our facility is already built. Our community is all of Highline. We cover 4 cities and unincorporated King County.

Address: P.O. Box 317 Seahurst, WA 98062

Phone Number: 206-246-6354

Email: cyndiu@comcast.net

Website: highlinehistory.org


Highline Medical Center Foundation

Name: Sue Bean

Highline Medical Center Foundation is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization governed by a volunteer Board of Trustees. Funds raised will go toward direct support for the growing demand from progress and state-of-the-art medical equipment. Funds also provide the Foundation with the opportunity to assist the community in many ways.

Address: 16259 Sylvester Rd SW, Ste 101 Burien, WA 98166

Phone Number: 206-901-8508

Email: jcolgan@highlinemedical.org

Website: supporthighline.com


Highline Schools Foundation

Since 1999, the Highline Schools Foundation has been supporting innovation and excellence in the Highline Public Schools.  Our funding priorities focus on college and careers, grants to teachers for engaging classroom projects, programs to improve academic achievement, the arts, sports and programs that keep students in school and productive. Our Foundation is the only 501(c)(3) non-profit that serves the entire Highline School District. We believe that by helping to enrich the classroom and school experience, we can engage students to reach a higher level of learning, and the entire community will benefit.

Executive Director: Anne Baunach


Address: 15675 Ambaum Blvd SW Burien, WA, 98166

Phone Number: 206-631-3120

Email: info@highlineschoolsfoundation.org

Website: highlineschoolsfoundation.org


Hospitality House Women’s Shelter

Name: Natalie Reber

Hospitality House is a 9 bed shelter serving single homeless women.

The Hospitality House shelter program includes an intense 90 day program plan that allows our clients to have a home while they work to overcome the circumstances around their temporary homelessness. Basic services include immediate shelter, meals, and case management to assess needs, remove barriers, and assist in securing stable housing. Residents may have need for a number of services including health care, day services, employment preparation and support, treatment for mental health or substance abuse, counseling, assistance with acquiring clothing and furnishings, and other services specific to each individual case plan.

Address: 1419 SW 150th St Burien, WA 98166

Phone Number: 206-242-1860

Email: natalie.hospitalityhouse@gmail.com

Website: hospitalityhousesouthking.org

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Kent Chamber of Commerce

Kent is the sixth largest city in Washington with a population of 119,100. A culturally rich destination, Kent features captivating neighborhoods, award-winning parks, exceptional school districts and nationally accredited police and fire departments. In recent years, Kent has experienced impressive economic growth, and is nationally known as a prime location for manufacturing.

At the Kent Chamber of Commerce, we bring the business community together in dynamic, profitable ways. Whether members are networking with one another, learning marketing tips, immersing themselves in issues that impact business, or tapping into an array of educational services, we give local business owners the tools to help them thrive. When members of the community have a problem and don’t know what to do, they call their local chamber, and the Kent Chamber receives thousands of those calls each year.


524 W Meeker Street

Kent WA 98032

Website: kentchamber.com


Para Los Ninos

Name: Lupita Ayon

Para Los Nino’s is a small grassroots community organization committed to it’s mission of fostering academic success for every Latino student through parent and community involvement.

Address: 425 SW 144th St Burien, WA, 98166

Phone Number: 206-241-7900

Email: lupita@plnwa.org

Website: plnwa.org


Seattle Open Door Church

Welcome to Seattle Open Door Church

Loving God, Loving People, Loving Life

Seattle Open Door Church is a multi-ethnic, cross-cultural church committed to sharing the Gospel to all people groups.

Our church doors are open to all races, nationalities, languages, cultures, socioeconomic levels, and those from various Christian backgrounds. Our church doors are open to individuals with a variety of challenges in regards to sin issues.
Seattle Open Door Church is a safe place to learn more about the love of Jesus Christ.

We encourage you to come as you are. No masks are required. We all fall short of God’s glory. We all need a Savior. We will help you to come to the Savior and teach you how to allow Him to ultimately be the Lord of your life.

Already know Jesus as your Lord & your Savior? Then how about joining with us to grow stronger in your relationship with Jesus or to be used by God in your giftings.

Our motto is Loving God, Loving People, and Loving Life. We believe if you love God you will love people. As you love God and people, you will find what it means to love life.

How about worshiping with us as we all learn about Loving God, Loving People, and Loving Life.


625 SW 149th St Burien WA 98166

Email: info@sodc.tv

Website: sodc.tv

Seattle Open Door Church

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce

Name: Andrea Reay

The mission of the Seattle Southside Chamber is to be a leader in the business world and the communities it serves – Burien, Des Moines, SeaTac and Tukwila. In this Business Directory you will meet those business leaders who guide our communities and Chamber.

Address: 14220 Interurban Ave. S., Suite 134 Tukwila, WA 98168

Phone Number: 206-575-1633

Email: andrea@seattlesouthsidechamber.com

Website: seattlesouthsidechamber.com

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Seattle’s Union Gospel Mission

Seattle’s Union Gospel Mission provides emergency care and long-term recovery services to hurting and homeless people in the greater Seattle area. We’re dedicated to serving, rescuing and transforming those in greatest need through the grace of Jesus Christ.

God’s calling us to dream big as the gap widens between human need and public resources. We’re expanding our efforts like never before — beyond Seattle to the rest of King County.

We started serving soup to thousands of homeless and unemployed people during the Great Depression. More than 80 years later, we’re still caring for our neighbors — but in more ways than ever!


3020 S. 128th St. Burien WA 98168

Website: ugm.org

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Soroptimist International of Seattle South

Name: Grace Maier

Soroptimist is a global women’s organization whose members volunteer to improve the lives of women and girls through programs leading to social and economic empowerment. Approximately 80,000 Soroptimists in 130 countries and territories support community–based and global projects benefiting women and girls. The organization is particularly concerned with providing women and girls access to education, as this is the most effective path to self-determination.

The name, Soroptimist, means “best for women,” and that’s what the organization strives to achieve. Soroptimists are women at their best, working to help other women to be their best.

Address: PO Box 66464 Burien, WA 98168

Phone Number: 206-228-3741

Email: gracemaier@live.com

Website: siseattlesouth.org


South Sound Nature School

Naturalist Educator & Wilderness Skills Instructor

As a child Porcupine spent countless hours exploring, observing, swimming, and fishing on the lands and waters of Lake Erie.  Curious and thankful for the generations that came before us Porcupine received a degree in Cultural Anthropology from the University of Toledo.  Noticing a connection with his childhood and the next generation of kids, Porcupine became a Resident Naturalist teaching hands-on inquiry-based science for the Juneau School District.  Wanting to deepen his naturalist training he completed the rigorous, nine-month residential Anake Naturalist Training Program at the Wilderness Awareness School in Duvall, WA. During that time he also completed the certification through Kamana Four, a self directed three-year nature study program.  From there he has served as a freelance naturalist in various settings on the West coast ultimately becoming the In-School Programs Specialist at Seward Park Audubon.   Porcupine throughly enjoys free imaginative play and you might find him at a local park building fairy houses.


Email: omalley23@gmail.com

Website: southsoundnatureschool.org

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Weed Warriors-Nature Stewards Program

Name: Grace Stiller

Weed Warriors work with cities and communities to reduce the negative impact of invasive, noxious weeds in public places, like parks, trails, and open spaces. We produce projects, workshops, events, and advocate for communities. The program offers education about invasive weeds, methods for control or eradication, and provides opportunities where volunteers participate in “hands-on” restoration projects, improving the environmental health, and aesthetic and recreational qualities of our public places.

Address: Grace Stiller PO Box 3455 Renton, WA 98056

Phone Number: 425-228-7927

Email: gracestiller@comcast.net

Website: weedwarriors.us


White Center Food Bank

Name: Rick Jump

Food bank serving low income residents of Burien, White Center, Boulevard Park and South West Seattle.

Address: 10829 8th Ave SW Seattle, WA 98146

Phone Number: 206-762-2848

Email: rick@whitecenterfoodbank.org

Website: whitecenterfoodbank.org