Thank you for being my neighbor

Thank you for being my neighbor

November 26th, 2015 Thanksgiving seems like a natural time to reflect on the golden rule: to love thy neighbor as thyself. I grew up in Pittsburgh during the 70s, and Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood was my favorite show. Fred Rogers lived in Pittsburgh too, and it felt...
2015 College Application Week

2015 College Application Week

November 18th, 2015 Applying to college can be intimidating, particularly for low-income, minority, and first-generation college students. Alabama’s College Application Week, which was held November 2-6, 2015, jump-started the process. Schools all over the state of...
What it means to be an Alabamian

What it means to be an Alabamian

November 16th, 2015 On October 27, Alabama Possible held its 5th annual benefit dinner at The Florentine building in downtown Birmingham. The event gathered 140 of the organization’s supporters to take part in a conversation on “What does it mean to be an Alabamian?”...