Be on the lookout for these events!
What’s Your Worth?
Every year we do an unfiltered panel discussion! This year we are focused on an overlooked Birmingham staple– CREATIVES. Click here to learn more and RSVP!
We’ve been STRIPPED
This women’s month (March 2022) we decided to dive into the woman dominated, controversial world of pole dancing. We held interviews of women from a variety of backgrounds and even held a free pole session with a in-depth discussion at the end! Check out our YouTube Page to hear some of the interviews!
2021 is over which means it’s time to for our season launch! We have so much in store for you all! We hope you’re ready because we are!
In October of 2021, we welcomed our new members into the organization! These member make up the new Rookie class and they are in charge of bringing you Rookie Month!
UAB Focus Film Festival
We have partnered with UAB Student media to help promote a festival geared toward providing a platform for young Black independent film makers.
Take a look at some of our past projects!
In December of 2021, we spent the day with Chris Carr & The Homeless In Birmingham Collective for some Christmas Eve Service! We helped to distribute 350 Christmas Stockings full of necessities for people in need!
In November of 2021, we partnered with the Carlos Chaverst Foundation to pass out over 150 Thanksgiving dinners to member s of the community! Thanks to Ms. Jett and Carlos Chaverst, Jr. for letting us come serve!
In November of 2021 we served with the Community Care Development Network to help prepare 330 food boxes for their distribution day!
We started off November with service at the Christian Service Mission where we helped package 600 boxes of food that was given out for Thanksgiving!
In October of 2021 we worked with Friends of Shades Creek to collect 6 large bags of trash along the Brookwood Village community.
This year we were blessed to work with Alabama Power to present a member of UAB BMEN a scholarship in the amount of $1,500 at UAB Black Alumni Weekend
September of 2021, we were invited by Chris Carr and The Homeless in Birmingham to help distribute toiletries, food and clothes.
Late August 2021, our CEO was able to help paint the new mural on 4th Ave North and 17th Street commissioned by Urban Impact.
July 2021- We took our annual Purpose Retreat on the road! We spent the weekend bonding and learning about how we were “Created for Community” in Nashville, Tennessee.
July 2021- Our Rookies planned and hosted their first event! They partnered with The Flourish Alabama to showcase the many talents that Birmingham has to offer from all different mediums and genres!
For Juneteenth 2021, we served at the Parade and Festival put on by the National Juneteenth Observance Foundation of Alabama! We donated 160 water bottles to NJOF and passed them out.
May 2021- To end Women’s Month, we decided to have a bonding sleepover with the members of RS! We spent the night laughing, eating, and talking!
As part of our Gym Tour, for Women’s month there were two fitness classes put on by local female instructors. This included a heels class and gym workout class.
For the month of February, we went to 4 different fitness centers to start 2021 off right with our Gym Tour!
The last part of MLK Week included our members partnering with The Carlos Chaverst Foundation to provide free gas to over 200 people here in the local area neighborhood!
We ended January with a crowd-controlled, COVID safe entrepreneurship panel called “What’s Your Worth”. At this event, successful business leaders came to share their tips and journey.
To begin MLK Week, we joined 25 other volunteers to pick up over 1000 items of trash that spanned 10 blocks of the City of Center Point.
December 2020 we were invited to serve at Carlos Chaverst’s Toy Distribution. We served pizza, worked check-in, and facilitated pictures with Santa, all while seeing the joy on the children’s (and parent’s) faces.
November 2020- We joined 957Jamz, 987Kiss FM, Keep Birmingham Beautiful, and Jefferson County Community for Economic Opportunity in cleaning up the community at Hooper City Park & Recreational Center! We cleaned up 12 bags worth of trash!
One of our partners, Christian Service Mission, needed assistance in sorting and packing through goods from their warehouse to be distributed to the community later, so our members gave them a helping hand
April 2020 – We packed up 4 cars of food provided by Christian Service Mission to deliver to Pastor Johnathan Woods with All Nations Church! They have been serving food to 250-500 people everyday who have been impacted by local area school closings
All throughout February 2020, we hosted a Health & Fitness Challenge that focused on fostering an encouraging atmosphere for beginners to start their health journey. We worked out weekly as a group and had a virtual health challenge
December 2019, we packed up 4 cars of food provided by We partnered up with dancer Clean Cut Chris to collect food for the homeless through a dance workshop for his birthday!
March 2019- We collected donations to help E.P.I.C Elementary School keep their classrooms clean and their children healthy through this flu and allergy season. We also went in a disinfected the school
Feb 2019-We partnered up with UAB’s Blaze Radio, and NPHC for an album release party for CEO and Founder WESCAM, he decided that this would be a great opportunity to collect water for Flint, MI’s unsafe water crisis
August 2018-We had the opportunity to donate backpacks to the Early Learning Center of the First Church Birmingham at their back to school drive
2018&2019- We put on a program called the Black Excellence Awards, that allowed talented students to perform and be presented with student-voted and panel-voted awards
In April 2018, RS took a road trip to Jacksonville to help with the aftermath of a tornado that swept through the town. We even got a chance to help revamp some of the buildings
Feb 2018 RS had a Black History Month Book Drive to collect reading material for local elementary school students
We hosted an event called “What’s Your Worth” focusing on budding entrepreneurs and helping them learn how to “set their price” by networking with other local entrepreneurs
In November of 2017, RS conducted a toiletry, coat and blanket drive for the ladies at Pathways Women’s Shelter for Christmas
In September 2017, Hurricane Irma, Jose & Harvey heavily effected the South. RS threw a Hurricane Relief Party to collect donations & canned food to help hurting areas