Animal League of Birmingham

Photo by Erin Nelson.

The Animal League provides funding for vaccinations, heartworm treatments, surgeries, spaying, neutering and food, among other items. Fund recipients include shelters and rescues from a wide swath of central Alabama. Read more


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Photo by Erin Nelson.

Mountain Brook Firefighters Local 1295 and Homewood Firefighters Local 1288 are joining with Tonya Jones SalonSpa and Cahaba Brewery for the 2019 version of Shave-A-Firefighter, which culminates with an event Dec. 6 at Tonya Jones SalonSpa. Read more



Photo courtesy of The Lollar Group.

The Junior League of Birmingham’s 14th annual Shop Save & Share fundraiser this year is scheduled for Oct. 2-13. Read more



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Walk for Williams organizer and Homewood resident Sheetal Cordry said the walk, despite being only a year old, is already growing in community support. Read more



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The seventh annual Homewood Witches Ride, set for Sunday, Oct. 27, has a new theme of “Follow the Call of the Disco Ball” and will feature the Disco Amigos. Read more



Photo courtesy of Community Grief Support.

The third annual Magic City Mac N’ Cheese Festival will return to Brookwood Village with local teams’ inventive takes on the classic dish. Read more



Photo courtesy of Liz McGuire.

Vestavia Hills Mayor Ashley Curry will be the keynote speaker at this year’s Harvest of Hope luncheon, a fundraiser for Oak Mountain Mission Ministries. Read more


Big crowd

Photo by Jesse Chambers.

The Bell Center in Homewood hosted its annual football season kickoff celebration on Saturday, August 24. Read more


Taste of Bham 2018

Photo courtesy of Birmingham Boys Choir.

The Birmingham Boys Choir, which draws boys from all over the Birmingham-Hoover metro area, is holding its ninth annual Taste of Birmingham fundraiser on Aug. 20. Read more


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Photo courtesy of The Bell Center.

Alabama knows how to tailgate. Although houses may be divided by rivalries with seven days until kickoff, it is time to unite for a good cause at the 11th Annual Tailgate Challenge. Read more


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Staff photo.

The Homewood Chamber of Commerce has a new date and a new location for its annual Chamber Golf Classic. Read more


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Photo courtesy of Alabama Wildlife Center.

The Alabama Wildlife Center will present the eighth annual Chips & Chirps fundraiser event on Saturday, Aug. 10, at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens from 7 to 10 p.m. Read more


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Photo courtesy of Holy Family Cristo Rey Catholic High School.

On April 26, Holy Family Cristo Rey Catholic High School hosted its sixth annual Rey of Hope Gala at The Club. Read more


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Photo courtesy of Creative Montessori School

On March 9, Creative Montessori School hosted its annual spring fundraiser, Battle of the Brains: Trivia Night & Silent Auction. Read more

Private Schools

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Submitted by American Cancer Society South Region

The American Cancer Society will be celebrating February and Valentine’s Day with its Real Men Wear Pink fundraiser. Read more


The American Baseball Foundation, a Birmingham nonprofit, will host its 18th annual Lead Off Dinner fundraiser at The Club on Friday, Jan. 18, at 6:30 p.m. Read more



Photo courtesy of John Lowry.

Shades Cahaba Elementary School will host its annual Winter Festival at the school Saturday, Feb. 24, from noon to 4 p.m. Read more

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Alyx Chandler

On Tuesday, Nov. 28, the fourth annual Bell Art Party brought a one-night art exhibit to Trim Tab Brewing Company from 5-8 p.m. Read more


The fourth annual Blazer Bolt for Brain Cancer 5K and 1-mile Fun Run/Walk was held on Oct. 21. This year brought together 32 teams and 577 registrants – the run’s highest participation to date. Read more


Rick Baguley's freshman Career Prep classes at Homewood High headed up a fundraiser for Hurricane Harvey relief efforts. Read more


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