5 unique ways you can help homeless people in Birmingham

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Volunteers serving a meal at Linn Park during Be a Blessing Day. Photo via Be a Blessing Birmingham’s Facebook page

If you’re looking for a volunteer activity, why not consider these unique ways to help the homeless in Birmingham? Some take a few minutes to drop off donations and others are more involved. There’s also a large event providing free services for 500+ people at Boutwell Saturday, Feb. 29, from 7AM-4PM that could use some volunteers. Keep reading for all the details.

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Who’s hiring in Birmingham? 37 new jobs with companies like Somerby, Children’s of Alabama and Bessemer Housing Authority

New jobs are on the horizon for you. Photo via @bhamnow on Instagram

Lots of new opportunities just popped up in the job market. Let’s take a look at who’s hiring in Birmingham with jobs all around town this week.  Continue reading “Who’s hiring in Birmingham? 37 new jobs with companies like Somerby, Children’s of Alabama and Bessemer Housing Authority”

Small Business Monday – Spotlight on City Meats

 

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Randy Newell (photo via Kristina O’Quinn)

If you’ve been in Woodlawn in the past, let’s say fifty years or so, you’ve seen our small business of the week, City Meats and Vegetables.  Thousands of people every day pass the store at the corner of 1st AVE N and 55th Place.  Current owner, Randy Newell, shared the ins and outs of this small business with Bham Now. Continue reading “Small Business Monday – Spotlight on City Meats”