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The Intersection of Business, Philanthropy and Community

Penny Foundation hosts luncheon to celebrate Black Business and Black Philanthropy Month BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (August 22, 2022) – The Penny Foundation will host The Intersection – a luncheon that [...]

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Ensley Renaissance Festival Returns with R&B Recording Artist Vivian Green

Birmingham, Ala. – Pneuma Gallery with support from Renew Birmingham is proud to announce the 4th annual Ensley Renaissance Festival on Saturday, August 20. This community-driven, family-friendly festival will [...]

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CITY OF BIRMINGHAM WILL HOST THE 2023 INTERNATIONAL PEACE CONFERENCE

The two-day immersive experience will take place May 4-6, 2023, and will commemorate the anniversary of the 1963 Birmingham Children’s Crusade. Birmingham, Ala. (6/1/2022) – Rotary International District 6860 [...]

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Prosper Announces Plans to Launch Black Ecosystem Report in Birmingham

The report will be part of Prosper’s Black-Owned Business Acceleration Initiative. Birmingham, AL (1/31/2022) – Transforming Birmingham by creating a more prosperous and equitable future is the motto that serves [...]

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v94.9FM stands with Vulcan

Vulcan Park Foundation has announced a new specialty license plate that is now available to residents of Alabama who want to show their support of Vulcan Park & Museum. [...]

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MOREHOUSE TUSKEGEE CLASSIC PRESENTED BY THE CITY OF BIRMINGHAM AND ALABAMA POWER IS SET TO KICK-OFF SATURDAY, OCTOBER 9, 2021, AT 7:00 PM

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – (10/4/2021) — Known as the longest-running NCAA Division II classic in the nation, the Morehouse Tuskegee Classic will take place Saturday, Oct. 9 at Legion Field. [...]

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Issues at the Forefront of Fair Housing, Today.

Presented by: Fair Housing Center of Northern Alabama The Fair Housing Center of Northern Alabama has an exciting day of information planned for you. Our presenters are well known [...]

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Good to see Mama B getting national attention.

What do a megastar singer, Britney Spears, and an elderly Alabama philanthropist, Joann Bashinsky, have in common? A whole lot more than you think.  One of the most extreme [...]

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“Is there any good that can come out of Birmingham City Schools?”

The answer to the question is yes! Birmingham City schools has produced some of the most prominent and very influential millennials! They are the new movers and shakers and [...]

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BIRMINGHAM NEGRO SOUTHERN LEAGUE MUSEUM TO HOST VIRTUAL CELEBRATION OF THE NEGRO LEAGUES 100TH ANNIVERSARY

The Birmingham Negro Southern League Museum will be celebratingthe 100 th anniversary of The Negro Leagues on Sunday, January 17, 2021 beginning at 6:00 pm. Due to the current [...]

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