Tag Archives: nonprofits

Celebrating 50 Years Forward

By Jack Neal,  Sirote & Permutt attorney Birmingham has embarked on a yearlong commemoration of the 50th anniversary of 1963 – a pivotal year in the Civil Rights era and in our city’s history.  The celebration – named 50 Years … Continue reading

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Gumbo, anyone?

By Cynthia Ransburg-Brown, Sirote & Permutt attorney What do you do with a dynamo gumbo recipe, a couple of Duck Dynasty costumes and a group of attorneys who want to help others? You enter the 3rd annual Girls, Inc., Cajun … Continue reading

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Encouraging, Inspiring Others to Volunteer at the Heart of Sirote Supports

By Cheryl Oswalt, Sirote & Permutt attorney Since the firm began in the 1940s, one of the main pillars of Sirote & Permutt has been volunteer work and charity. The firm’s founders emphasized the importance of each attorney finding a … Continue reading

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YWCA Purse & Passion: 14 Years of Empowering Women

By Liz Hutchins, Sirote & Permutt attorney I’m always amazed when I hear the stories shared by women who have faced – and overcome – seemingly insurmountable adversity. That’s why I’m so happy to be a part of the 14th … Continue reading

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First Ever Parkinson’s Fighter Walk a Huge Success!

By Jeri Boyd, Sirote & Permutt paralegal and Alabama Parkinson’s Fighter Walk founder It’s amazing the difference we can make when we work together! I am truly humbled by the turnout at our first ever Parkinson’s Fighter Walk, which raised … Continue reading

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Congratulations to Joel Rotenstreich, Recipient of the NCCJ James Head Award

By Karl Friedman, Sirote & Permutt attorney Impacting one person’s life can go a long way. Joel Rotenstreich recently received the James Head Award Lifetime Award from the Alabama Chapter of the National Conference for Community and Justice (NCCJ). I’m … Continue reading

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Nonprofits Make Our City Go Round

By Emily Bates, Sirote & Permutt’s director of marketing & business development Birmingham is regularly ranked as one of the nation’s most philanthropic communities. More specifically speaking, it was ranked No. 3 among the nation’s 50 largest metros in August 2012 when … Continue reading

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The Birmingham Business Journal Unveils Nonprofit Awards’ Finalists

Recently, the Birmingham Business Journal (BBJ) announced the finalists for this year’s second annual Nonprofit Awards. Sirote & Permutt was honored to be recognized as a finalist in the Corporate Citizen category for our Sirote Supports initiative. This category honors … Continue reading

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Sirote Attorneys Support Pancake Breakfast

Sirote’s Stephen Porterfield, Barry Ragsdale and Justice Tom Woodall lent their support and their hearty appetites to The Kiwanis Club of Vestavia – Hoover Pancake Breakfast held Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013 at the Mountain Chapel Methodist Church.  More than 220 … Continue reading

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Offering Kids a Rey of Hope

By John Cooper, Sirote & Permutt CEO and member of Holy Family Cristo Rey Board of Directors All young people deserve an opportunity to receive a solid education and strong foundation on which to build their lives. However, for some, … Continue reading

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