Ballard Food Bank receives funds from winemakers and local restaurants

Sozo Friends and local restaurants are raising money for the Ballard Food Bank through sales of glasses and bottles of Sozo’s wine. Participating restaurants are Aster Coffee Lounge, Bastille Cafe & Bar, Mondello, Queen Margherita Pizza, Ray’s Boathouse, and Volterra Restaurant. Sozo Friends partners with hunger-relief organizations, and every Sozo product consumed provides anywhere from 1-25 meals […]

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Neighborhood Matching Fund to host community workshops this week

The Seattle Neighborhood Matching fund is hosting two community workshops this week, with an emphasis on emergency preparedness. The workshops will also include information about how to apply for the Small and Simple Projects Fund. From the Seattle Department of Neighborhoods: Seattle Department of Neighborhoods will hold two workshops for community members interested in applying […]

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Mini-B Passive House tour on Saturday

On Saturday, June 11, the Sunset Hill Community Association and Phinney Neighborhood Association are co-sponsoring a two-hour presentation and tour of “Mini-B,” a passive energy bungalow from 10 a.m. to noon. Participants will receive a guided tour and power-point presentation with the architect and Ballardite, Joe Giampietro. Photo by Joe Giampietro From the Sunset Hill […]

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American Heart Association offers CPR/AED practice at Ballard Farmer’s Market

At Sunday’s Ballard Farmer’s Market, the American Heart Association and Sudden Cardiac Arrest Association (Seattle Chapter) set up a booth for people to get hands-only CPR and AED experience. Cherish Hart from the American Heart Association, demonstrating CPR Cherish Hart is the senior community health director for the American Heart Association. She said June 1-7 […]

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