We bring people, resources & ideas together to help grow the communities we serve

Since our founding in 2010, the Alabama Classic Foundation, through the Classic Soirée, our signature fundraising event has been involved in securing more than $500,000 to help students receive college degrees at Alabama A&M and Alabama State universities.

Who Are We

Alabama Classic Foundation’s mission is to serve as a catalyst for promoting charitable, educational and literacy advancements in the city of Birmingham and throughout the state of Alabama.

Our communities are our greatest asset. At the core of our efforts is a focus on cultivating and sustaining the areas where we live, work and play, which is critical to meeting the unique needs of our city.

Every step along the way, our work ensures our communities continue to thrive and grow.

What We Do

We empower our private and corporate communities to address the unmet needs of our communities. To do so, we encourage collaboration and partnership.

Our Platform

We’ve worked to identify the issues our communities in need face in order to improve their quality of life.

Our Efforts

Our programs and services depend on the generosity of our sponsors and supporters. The majority of funds raised help support college scholarships and community initiatives.

2012 / Classic Soirée

The Classic Soirée is the signature event during one of Birmingham’s premier social occasions, the Magic City Classic. Hosted by the Alabama Classic Foundation and sponsors from local corporations, its purpose is to involve those who support the vision of moving Birmingham and Alabama forward. This unique approach to fundraising provides an opportunity for the business community and individuals to support scholarships for students attending Alabama A&M and Alabama State universities.

2011 / Classic Soirée

The Classic Soirée is the signature event during one of Birmingham’s premier social occasions, the Magic City Classic. Hosted by the Alabama Classic Foundation and sponsors from local corporations, its purpose is to involve those who support the vision of moving Birmingham and Alabama forward. This unique approach to fundraising provides an opportunity for the business community and individuals to support scholarships for students attending Alabama A&M and Alabama State universities.

2010 / Classic Soirée

The Classic Soirée is the signature event during one of Birmingham’s premier social occasions, the Magic City Classic. Hosted by the Alabama Classic Foundation and sponsors from local corporations, its purpose is to involve those who support the vision of moving Birmingham and Alabama forward. This unique approach to fundraising provides an opportunity for the business community and individuals to support scholarships for students attending Alabama A&M and Alabama State universities.

Upcoming Events

Salute to Success Music Series

The Salute to Success Music Series marries the accomplishments of Birmingham’s most successful business professionals and hit-makers in the music industry in an effort to raise money for scholarships.

Classic Affair

It’s every football fan’s favorite time of the year and the Magic City Classic provides the perfect atmosphere for the tailgating experience. The Classic Affair combines some of Birmingham’s best food, entertainment and fundraising in a unique space of comfort and style.

The Magic Begins with Souled-Out
Post-Game- 5th Quarter

Partners

We wouldn’t be able to make this work without our wonderful partners.

  • Alabama Power
  • Birmingham Coca Cola Bottling Company
  • Birmingham, Alabama
  • Regions
  • Energen
  • Balch & Bingham LLP
  • Bruno Event Team
  • Renasant Bank
  • Wells Fargo
  • at&t
  • Trillion
  • BB&T
  • My Green Birmingham
  • A.G.Gaston Enterprises
  • Maynard Cooper & Gale PC
  • Birmingham Business Alliance
  • McGriff, Seibels & Williams, Inc.