Get Style Tips from New York Designer Amanda Nisbet at Antiques at The Gardens Red Diamond Lecture Series Oct.6

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Money Raised through ‘Antiques at The Gardens’ Provides Educational Opportunities for Children

It’s that time again, time for one of the most exciting events held in the Birmingham area every year, ‘Antiques at The Gardens’ at Birmingham Botanical Gardens.   This annual event Oct. 5-7 is the largest annual fundraiser for Friends of Birmingham Botanical Gardens. Continue reading “Get Style Tips from New York Designer Amanda Nisbet at Antiques at The Gardens Red Diamond Lecture Series Oct.6”

United Way Young Philanthropists Society Hosts FUNdraising Event

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United Way Young Philanthropists at Elyton Hotel’s Moonshine rooftop bar – photo by United Way of Central Alabama

United Way of Central Alabama’s Young Philanthropists’ Society met for an update on this year’s campaign this Monday, September 18th. Held at the Elyton Hotel’s Moonshine rooftop bar, this gathering of young professionals featured fun and fellowship to promote membership and donations.

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Huff Post “Listen to America” road trip arrives in Birmingham today

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LITTLE ROCK, AR – SEPTEMBER 13: The HuffPost bus sits in front of the Arkansas State Capitol during a visit to Little Rock, Arkansas, on Sept. 13, 2017, as part of “Listen To America: A HuffPost Road Trip.” The outlet will visit more than 20 cities on its tour across the country. (Photo by Damon Dahlen/HuffPost)

The Huff Post, one of the largest digital news organizations in the nation, is visiting Birmingham today and tomorrow for its Listen to America Road Trip.  The Magic City is the 5th community slated for a stopover on 25 city cross country tour.

Their first event is tonight at the 16th Street Baptist Church starting at 6:00.

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Tonight: YPBirmingham’s September Social with a DJ, open bar, and very special guests

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YPBirmingham’s monthly social is coming up TOMORROW. Know the what, when, where, and learn a little about the YP’s monthly outreach organization and their new partnership with UAB Football. Plus, we’ll be there.

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“Swiftnado” – a downtown Birmingham natural phenomenon

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Chimney Swifts in Downtown Birmingham – photo courtesy of Greg Harber

Everyone has heard of the campy summertime television series Sharknado Week on the SYFY Network.

Well, downtown Birmingham has got those Hollywood science fiction folks beat with it’s own natural “reality show” – the Swiftnado!

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United Way challenges community to join the fight to meet more needs

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The 2017 Loaned Executives and UWCA staff pose for a picture at the luncheon’s close. – Photo courtesy of United Way of Central Alabama

Drew Langloh, President and CEO, United Way of Central Alabama  challenged more than 400 UW volunteers and donors attending United Way’s annual fundraising kickoff to help raise $38 million to meet the increasing community needs.

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Tomorrow! Sept. 21st. Forge’s first Business Breakthrough Session

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“Easy” and “smooth” aren’t exactly words that are commonly used to describe startups, or business in general. This is why Forge – Birmingham’s newest (and only) co-working space – is hosting their first event as part of a new series dedicated to those who take the plunge into the ever-changing world of business in Birmingham.

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