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AUGUST / 2016

William A. Bell, Sr., Mayor Cedric D. Sparks, Sr., Executive Director 1608 7TH AVENUE N | BIRMINGHAM, AL 35203 | PH: (205) 320-0879 | FAX: (205) 297-8139 | www.bhamyouthfirst.org

UPCOMING EVENTS August 5—7, 2016

August 8, 2016

August 13, 2016

August 21, 2016

August 26—28, 2016

ALABAMA TAX FREE WEEKEND

BIRMINGHAM CITY SCHOOLS’ FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL

PARENT UNIVERSITY

PNC BACK-TO-SCHOOL BASH

18TH ANNUAL SIDEWALK FILM FESTIVAL

Retailers within the Birmingham City Limits For more info: Revenue.alabama.gov

For more info: Bhamcityschools.org

The City of Birmingham Mayor’s Office Division of Youth Services (DYS) proudly awarded certificates of completion along with paychecks in July to the hundreds of young people who participated in the program this summer. Birmingham youth received the opportunity to work with several city companies such as the Bolling Law Firm, WBRC/FOX 6, D1 Sports Birmingham, Buffalo Rock Company and HOT107.7 FM. Others experienced shadow opportunities with some of Birmingham’s seasoned professionals

9:00am—3:00pm Forty-Fifth Street Baptist Church For more info: (205) 836-6559

in finance, marketing, legal services, medical, education and nonprofit services fields. Kids & Jobs is designed to help cultivate the professional development necessary for youth and young adults to become an integral part of the workforce In addition to the professional experience obtained, participants also were able to build professional relationships with leaders and team members throughout the city of Birmingham. DYS congratulates all of our Kids and Jobs participants on a job well done! Be sure to get those resumes ready for next year!

1:00pm—3:00pm McWane Science Center For more info: www.mcwane.org

Downtown Birmingham Theatre District For more info: sidewalkfest.com

Spotlight on Youth - August 2016  

Greetings friend of Birmingham youth! Attached is the August 2016 issue of DYS’ Spotlight on Youth e-Newsletter and the Youth First Event Ca...

Spotlight on Youth - August 2016  

Greetings friend of Birmingham youth! Attached is the August 2016 issue of DYS’ Spotlight on Youth e-Newsletter and the Youth First Event Ca...

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