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Held at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens, this was the eighth year for the event. Read more


Boiling N Bragging 2018

Photo by Mike Strawn.

College football fans can wear their favorite team colors and welcome the new season in style at Boiling N’ Bragging — an annual kick-off party, low country boil and fundraiser for Children’s of Alabama — at Otey’s Tavern in Crestline Village. 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, August 10 at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens from 7 to 10 p.m. Read more


The Shelby Humane organization is holding its 10th annual Bark and Wine fundraiser at the Grand Bohemian Hotel in Mountain Brook on Saturday, July 20. 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 Birmingham Museum of Art

On May 4, co-chairs Lindsey and John Lacey and Courtney and Bryson Stephens welcomed over 450 guests to the 63rd Annual Museum Ball: POP in the City. Read more


Highlands School (Highlands) announced it successfully completed its 60th anniversary capital campaign — raising more than $5 million. Read more

Private Schools


Photos courtesy of Amy Kerper

Two years ago, the Junior League of Birmingham (JLB) announced plans to celebrate and commemorate the JLB’s 100th Anniversary. Read more


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This time last year, students and staff at Mountain Brook High School had shifted away from their annual Relay for Life fundraiser and pursue a new course of action: Raise Mountain Brook, or Raise MB. Read more


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Courtesy of Heather Lebensburger

The fundraiser for Children's of Alabama will run from Feb. 1 through Feb. 28. Read more


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Lexi Coon.

After the one week of fundraising with local restaurants in October, Leah Harrigan and her team presented a check more than $17,000 to the United Methodist Committee on Relief. Read more



Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Many officers with the Mountain Brook Police Department may look a little more scraggly than normal this month, as the department waives its clean-shaven requirement in honor of No Shave November. Read more



Courtesy of Leah Harrigan.

La Paz, Mountain Brook Creamery, Mafiaoza's, Newk's Eatery, Taco Mama and Otey's will be participating starting Oct. 9. Read more



Photo courtesy of United Methodist Children’s Home.

April 22’s Steeple to Steeple supports United Methodist Children’s Home (UMCH), a nonprofit that provides homes, healing and hope to Alabama’s neglected and abused youth. Read more



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Many of the plants featured in the sale are raised at the gardens by volunteers who will be present to offer planting advice as well. Plants this year include herbs, perennials, roses, daylilies, trees, climbers, shrubs and bonsai. Read more



Photo courtesy of Village2Village.

In past years, the Village2Village race has started at the bottom of the hill in front of Lane Parke, which is difficult for experienced and novice runners, said race director Alex Morrow. Read more


Heart to HeART

Jesse Chambers

aTeam Ministries held its largest annual fundraiser, Heart2HeART, at the Bridge Street Gallery and Loft in Midtown on Saturday night, Feb. 11. Read more


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Photo courtesy of Lindsay Jones

The fundraiser supports Glendwood's programs and services for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Read more



Photo courtesy of Mary Evans.

Crestline Elementary School’s PTO Treasurer Meg Krawczyk continues to find ziplock bags stuffed with dollars and coins in her box at the school. Read more

Crestline Elementary


Photo courtesy of Hayley Young.

Since 2012, the Spartan Council, Mountain Brook Junior High School's student leadership group, has raised more than $100,000.00 to fight multiple sclerosis. Read more


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