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Better Basics Presents: Birmingham Reads

To volunteer contact Debra Blaylock at community@faithchapel.net and/or 205-785-9673

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Hardest Hit Alabama (HHA)

Hardest Hit Alabama (HHA), a foreclosure prevention program, is available for eligible homeowners struggling to pay their mortgage payments.  HHA offers several different programs to meet the needs of Alabama homeowners facing financial hardships such as:

  1. Mortgage Payment Assistance

  2. Loan Modification Assistance

  3. Short Sale Assistance

HHA assistance is available statewide to qualified homeowners on a first-come, first-served basis. Click here to visit their website for more details.

Rock The Block to Rebuild Ensley

Rebuild Ensley and improve home values!

ATTENTION all residents who live in the Ensley Community! There will be a Community-wide Housing Meeting on August 15, 2019.

Place: First Baptist Church 1508 — 19th Street Ensley at 6:00 PM.

Light refreshments will be provided. For more information click here.

Road to Recovery®

The American Cancer Society Road To Recovery® program offers cancer patients free transportation to and from their cancer-related treatment. For those who cannot drive themselves or have no other means of getting to treatment, volunteers donate their spare time and the use of their personal vehicle to give cancer patients in their community a much-needed ride. Prospective volunteers may contact Heather Adams or visit www.cancer.org/drive and complete an online volunteer inquiry form. Click here to learn more. 

Jeremiah's Hope Academy

Jeremiah’s Hope Academy (JHA) is a low-cost job skills training program that equips individuals for entry-level healthcare positions. Jeremiah's Hope offers multiple health-related training programs that are 10, 12 or 24 weeks in length. Click here to learn more. 

Military Warriors Support Foundation

Military Warriors currently has 53 Homes available for our combat wounded heroes and GoldStar Spouses. They are spread across 24 of the 50 states, including Alabama.  Apply for the Homes4WoundedHeroes or Homes 4 Gold Stars today! Click here to learn more. 

Birmingham Promise Apprenticeship

The Birmingham Promise Apprenticeship Program is now accepting applications for the 2020 program.  The information below provides details about the program, which is only available to Birmingham City School students.

The FEED CARAVAN that is taking place on October 10, 2019, for residents of the City of Birmingham.  Up to 800 registrants will be able to receive 25lbs of food and 15lbs of essential items.  The flyer is attached and listed below.  In addition, a list of Food Pantries in the Jefferson County area is attached. 

For more details on the Feed Caravan, click here.

For more details on the food pantry list, click here.

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