Statement of Support

     U. S. Congressional              Representative,          Terri  Sewell's

HB 4817 : Bill designating a National Civil Rights Park in Birmingham Alabama

Full Statement

 
 
 
 
 

 

 

 


 

              Tuesday Roll            A Weekly Community Ride

Community Healthy Living Programs  Innovative Project Award

Tuesday Roll – Weekly Ride

Beginning March 22nd, 6:00 pm

Across from Kelly Ingram Park

An EASY BREEEZY RIDE and ROUTE for all cycling abilities. This 32 week activity draws riders from across the city of Birmingham to cycle through urban neighborhoods. This is a ride that is designed for new, comfortable and experienced riders 18 years of age and older. Last year’s ridership averaged 20-35 riders each week and they tracked more than 10,000 miles.

 

 

 

Running Groups Hit The Streets Everyday 

Special Thank You To

The Caring Foundation of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama

for their generous support of our Healthier Community Programs.

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Our Faith in Fitness program and the Healthy Community Programs include diabetes education sessions, community gardening activities and our signature 12 Weeks of Change Program. Our program are to respond to the number of critical health disparities that impact urban and low to moderate income communities.


29 Red Rock Project 

Conducts programmatic and mapping process in seven Birmingham Communities linked to the TIGER Project of the Red Rock Trail Systems.


BPRBS Healthier Communities Initiative a partnership with the National Institute of Human Development has received major support from the National Corporation for National and Community Service

This project conducted the City of Fairfield CRATE 2014 - A Liveable Community Assessment

 


Our Leaving Diabetes Behind program funded by American Academy of Family Physicians through a Cities For Life grant reached over 120 individuals through a collaboration with Thirgood CME Church and the Fifth Episcopal District of the Christian Methodist Episcopal Church.

 

 

2015 Pilot Project Award

Walk To Smartphone Application

This opportunity will allow us expand our project to encorage and motivate walkers, runners, and cyclist to move more on a daily basis.

Community Health Innovation Awards  (CHIA)

We are excited to recieve a 2014 CHIA Innovation Award from the University of Alabama at Birmingham for the development of our Walk To smartphone app.

Patrick Packer, Jerri Haslem and Dr. Robert Kimberly, Director of the UAB Center for Clinical and Translational Science

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BPRBS joines with Cory Watson Attorneys. to give bike helmets to kids in the communities in Birmingham, Alabama.

4th Annual RideUnited Birmingham

Saturday, September 10th

 5TH ANNUAL 5K AT THE JUNCTION

Saturday, November 12th