Birmingham native April Benetollo named CEO of Momentum

April Benetollo, Momentum
April Benetollo, newly named CEO of Momentum.

After Momentum founder Barbara Royal’s retirement in August, the Momentum Board of Directors has selected April Benetollo as the new CEO after a two-month search.

A Birmingham native and Momentum graduate, April Benetollo has the necessary skills, passion, and vision to drive Momentum forward.

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S-Town podcast character John B. McLemore’s friends work to raise suicide awareness

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via S-Town podcast.

In the aftermath of John B. McLemore’s death, Cheryl Dodson and friends work to raise suicide awareness. The popular S-Town podcast documents John’s story, a troubled man from Woodstock, Alabama who committed suicide in 2015.

Today, Cheryl walks for John in the Out of the Darkness Community Walk in Birmingham.

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A happy ending for two Children’s of Alabama cancer patients

Hannah Acton and Logan Whitehead
Hannah & Logan via Children’s of Alabama.
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For these two Children’s of Alabama patients, Hannah Acton and Logan Whitehead, a story of disease turned into a story of love. After meeting at Smile-A-Mile as children, these two are now engaged. Read more about their story below.

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Innovation Depot hosting e.Builders Forum to build support for entrepreneurs

 

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On September 27-28, Innovation Depot will host the International Association of Business Innovation (InBIA)’s annual Ecosystem Builders Forum. e.Builders Forum will celebrate Birmingham’s successes in building support for entrepreneurs.

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