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Be your best self: Distinguished Young Women Scholarship Program

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Shirley Justice is a Sirote & Permutt attorney and Distinguished Young Women Board member. “Be your best self.” The statement is simple, yet profound, and is used by Distinguished Young Women (DYW) to inspire thousands of high school girls each year to develop their full and individual potential. DYW, formerly known as America’s Junior Miss, is aRead More

Community initiative and Girls, Inc.: Why I love Birmingham

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Kelli Robinson is a Sirote & Permutt attorney and Chair of the Girls, Inc. Board of Directors. Recently, I was asked “Why I love Birmingham,” and immediately the community in which I live and Girls Inc. came to mind. I knew I was home when I moved to Crestwood, but I had no idea yetRead More

Legal ruling may affect faith-based organizations

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By Ronald Levitt, Sirote & Permutt attorney As most folks around Birmingham know, we at Sirote represent many civic, charitable, and faith-based organizations. We like that work and see it is a way to support the good work being done by these worthy organizations. We recognize and highly value the key role these organizations playRead More

Susan G. Komen’s Race for the Cure: Fighting to end breast cancer

By Kerry McInerney, Sirote & Permutt attorney and secretary/treasurer of the Board of Directors, North Central Alabama Affiliate of the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation  22 years. 15,000 annual participants. Millions of dollars raised for breast cancer research and awareness initiatives. The numbers say it all. The annual Susan G. Komen North Central Alabama RaceRead More

19th Parkinson’s Unity Walk in NYC

By Jeri Boyd, Sirote & Permutt paralegal and Alabama Parkinson’s Fighter Walk founder Many people have been asking how the Parkinson’s Unity Walk in New York City went.  With over 10,000 people attending the walk from all across the nation, it is truly something you just have to experience for yourself. The walk was heldRead More

Sirote Supports Kicks Off New Year With a “Bang”

By John Cooper, Sirote & Permutt CEO  Happy New Year to you all!  I’m pleased to report that Sirote & Permutt has started the New Year off with a “BANG” with two noteworthy achievements! First of all, the Sirote Supports initiative has been named a finalist in Birmingham Magazine’s inaugural Groundbreaker Awards.  The magazine’s editors askedRead More

VSA Alabama ArtPartners Auction Sets Fundraising Record

Thanks to all our friends and supporters, the 10th Annual VSA Alabama ArtPartners Live Auction and Showcase was a huge success! Fundraising topped $100,000 at this year’s event, which is an all-time record. Check out these photos of the event, and click here to learn more about the fantastic work VSA Alabama does with Alabama’sRead More

Chefs Cook Up Fundraiser Benefiting Susan G. Komen

If you love cuisine from the Birmingham area and want to help raise funds for the North Central Alabama affiliate of the Susan G. Komen Foundation, you won’t want to miss the Chefs Cook Up Fundraiser, June 21 at The Summit Club. The event will feature some of the top chefs in Birmingham together underRead More

Sirote Kicks up our Red Heels for Ronald McDonald House of Alabama

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Cheryl Howell Oswalt is a Sirote & Permutt attorney. Sirote & Permutt employees had fun for a great cause at the 4th annual Red Stiletto Party benefitting the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Alabama (RMHCA) on Feb. 23 at Saks 5th Avenue at the Summit. The event – which encouraged attendees to wear their favorite red heelsRead More