• MBCBF Is Officially Back

    Save the Date:  October 16, 2021 We are ecstatic to announce the return of the Metro Birmingham Children’s Business Fair to be held on October 16, 2021 at Stephen Smith Gallery, ​5104 Gary Avenue, ​Fairfield, AL 35064 from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. COVID-19 may have held the fair at bay but many of our more

  • COVID-19, MBCBF Meet and Greet and April Fair

    Our Response to COVID-19 We want to bring you up to speed on the following:  COVID-19, MBCBF Meet & Greet and April 18 Fair COVID-19 First things first.  Above all things we care about your health and safety.  Our position at all times, regarding COVID-19, is to follow the lead, recommendations, and directives of the more

  • March 21 Meet and Greet

    The Pre-fair Meet and Greet is March 21 at the Downtown YMCA Youth Center, 2400 7th Avenue N.  Please take a moment to complete the form below to let us know if you will be attending so that we can gauge how many to expect.  We will be discussing the logistics for the day of more

  • What’s New for the April 2020 Fair

    Earn Points Win Money   This year we are doing something new.  In conjunction with the Southeastern Federation of Credit Unions (SFCU) BizKids Showcase, we will be awarding  cash prizes at the April 18, 2020 Metro Birmingham Children’s Business Fair.  SFCU possible cash prizes are:  $500,$100, $50.  The MBCBF will award cash prizes valued at $250 more

  • BBRC Workshop and Innovation Depot Tour

    Protecting Your Small Business from Fraud   REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED. Kids are pretty sharp with technology and the internet.  However, as more identity thieves target children, kid entrepreneurs should know how to protect their business from fraud.  The Birmingham Business Resource Center and their community partner, Regions Bank, are committed to providing the education more

  • Win Big Bucks at the April 2020 Fair

    How Would You Like $500, $250, $100, $50? That’s right.  We’re giving away the big bucks at the April 18, 2020 Children’s Business Fair.  Kids can do a lot with $500, $250, $100 or even $50, right?  In the past, we’ve given $50 to 1 business in each of four age group categories.  For our more

  • Daniel Foundation of Alabama

    Youth Entrepreneurship Training & Development A very special thanks to the Daniel Foundation of Alabama and its Board of Trustees for having faith in and recognizing our vision for the Youth Entrepreneurship Training & Development Program. Their $5000 contribution will be used to guide youth in their entrepreneurial quest and provide them with the insight more

  • Free BizKids Showcase and Workshop

            Please note that the one day workshop has ended.  However, by participating in the April 18, 2020 Children’s Business Fair, you will automatically be signed up to participate in  the remaining activities of the MBCFB Youth Entrepreneur Development & Training Program (YETDP) and the Southeastern Credit Union Foundation BizKids Showcase. Between more