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Photos courtesy of Cade Kuykendall and Zoe LaBreche.

Two Chelsea High School students are participating in a seven-week awareness and fundraising campaign for Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Alabama/Gulf Coast Chapter. Read more

Chelsea Schools

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Photo courtesy of Brian Williams/Chip Shots Photography.

The Folds of Honor Foundation will hold its fourth annual Patriot Shootout of Alabama golf tournament and dinner at Greystone Golf and Country Club on March 29-30. Read more

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Photo courtesy of John Milton.

The run has grown each year, and last year, $45,000 was raised for cancer research. All of the profits are donated to the O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center at UAB. Read more

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Wild About Chocolate was held Saturday, Feb. 8 at The Harbert Center in downtown Birmingham to raise money for the AWC and its programs. Read more

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Photo by Jon Anderson.

The Hoover Service Club’s biggest fundraiser of the year, the 2020 Hearts in Harmony Gala, will take place on Saturday, Feb. 29, at the Hoover Country Club. Read more

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Photo by Anne Dawson.

The 5K run will begin at 9 a.m. on Dec. 21 with the 1-mile fun run beginning at 10 a.m. Awards and prize drawings will follow the fun run around 10:30 a.m. Read more

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Photo by Jon Anderson.

People can purchase a Shop Save & Share discount card for $40 and receive a 20% discount on merchandise and food at more than 450 stores and restaurants in the Birmingham-Hoover metro area. Read more

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Photo by Erin Nelson.

The Mad Hatter Tea Party will combine all the classic enjoyments of a tea party with a competition among the participants to create and wear the most imaginative hat. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Hoover Area Chamber of Commerce.

The Hoover Area Chamber of Commerce this year moved its annual golf tournament from summer to fall and gave it a new name. Read more

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Photo by Erin Nelson.

The 2019 Hoover Cup Golf Tournament, which benefits the Hoover Parks and Recreation Foundation, is scheduled for Monday, Oct. 14, at Inverness Country Club. Read more

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Photo by Jon Anderson.

The ninth annual Remembrance 10K Ruck and 5K Race will be Oct. 5 at Oak Mountain State Park. Team Red, White and Blue will host the event and benefits from the proceeds. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Down Syndrome Alabama.

People who want to show support for those with Down syndrome are invited to participate in a walk and a run in October. Read more

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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

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The Shelby Chamber is making preparations for its Tee It Up Fore Education golf tournament. This will be the 30th year of the event, which raises money to help fund the chamber’s career readiness program along with student and teacher scholarships. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Dan Deem.

Mt Laurel Elementary is gearing up for its 15th Renaissance Faire. The event will be held at the school Tuesday, Sept. 27, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Read more

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Guests at the Taste of Shelby County can enjoy great food and support a great cause. This will be the 12th year for the event, which will be held at the Inverness Country Club on Sept. 12 from 6 to 8 p.m. Read more

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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 Nancy Harper, Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary

Members of the Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary are getting ready for their annual “Purses and Auction” Fundraiser on Wednesday, May 22 at an area country club.  Event chair is Donna Willis. Read more

People/Places

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Photo courtesy of Jacob Lindsey

The 2019 Denim & Dining fundraiser for the Hoover City Schools Foundation likely raised a record amount of money, organizers said. Read more

Hoover 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

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    Giggles & Grace is a twice-annual consignment sale at Asbury United Methodist Church, scheduled for Feb. 21-22.

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    Photo by Jon Anderson

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    Ebru Middlebrooks, at left, and Pam Smith were among about 250 people at the Denim & Dining fundraiser for the Hoover City Schools Foundation at Noah's Event Venue in Hoover, Alabama, on Friday, April 12, 2019.

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    Photo by Jon Anderson

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    Hoover High School students entertain the crowd at the Denim & Dining fundraiser for the Hoover City Schools Foundation at Noah's Event Venue in Hoover, Alabama, on Friday, April 12, 2019. From left are William Ayers, Dean Gaiser and John Bensinger.

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    Photo courtesy of Jacob Lindsey

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    Fitness expert and motivational speaker Noah Galloway points to someone bidding on an auction package that included a workout and lunch with him, during the Denim & Dining fundraiser for the Hoover City Schools Foundation at Noah's Event Venue in Hoover, Alabama, on Friday, April 12, 2019.

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    Members of the Hoover City Schools Foundation student board greet guests at the foundation's at Denim & Dining fundraiser at Noah's Event Venue in Hoover, Alabama, on Friday, April 12, 2019.

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    Photo by Jon Anderson

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    Hoover schools Superintendent Kathy Murphy, at left, State Rep. David Wheeler, R-Vestavia Hills, and Diane Wheeler were among about 250 people at the Denim & Dining fundraiser for the Hoover City Schools Foundation at Noah's Event Venue in Hoover, Alabama, on Friday, April 12, 2019.

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