• Tristan C. Hill Accidental Entrepreneur

    The Accidental 8-Year-Old Entrepreneur This is Tristan Hill.  When Tristan was 8 years old, he and his little sister were tinkering around with paint.  The results were 2 very creative works of art. He jokingly asked his Mom if she wanted to buy them and she said yes (no surprise there).  So what happened next? more

  • Now Accepting Applications for April 2019 Fair

    Shoppers enjoying the experience

    Thank You Boys and Girls Club – Hueytown We’re all set. The date for the spring Metro Birmingham Children’s Business Fair is Saturday, April 20, 2019 at the Boys and Girls Club of Central Alabama, Hueytown Branch, 3821 John Williamson Drive.  We can hardly wait.  Our event spaces just keep getting better and better and more

  • Another Successful Fair October 2018

    Presenting our Fall 2018 Participants

    Another Successful Fair We don’t mean to boast, but the October 6, 2018 Metro Birmingham Children’s Business Fair was amazing.  We had a  total of 30 business (our target #) to register to participate in the fair.  Just like the April 2018 fair, our expectations were spectacularly exceeded.  The energy in the place was magnetic, more

  • Kids: Business Begins With An Idea

    The Light Bulb Will Come On You hear people say that a light bulb went off in their heads.  What that means is that all of a sudden something became clear to them.  That’s kind of what happens sometimes when you try to think of a business that you can start and you think until more

  • Youth and Entrepreurship: A Perfect Combination

    Inventions Thought to be Impossible We only have to look around us to fathom what people thought when these inventors pitched their ideas. Ideas such as the very thing that many of us can’t live without:  cellular phones.  How about online shopping? That’ll never work, right?  Don’t tell Jeff Bezos. Although Bezos didn’t invent online more

  • Extraordinarily, Unforgettable Treat

    Testimonial by D. Green Joseph On Saturday, April 21, 2018 the first, of hopefully many Metro Birmingham  Children’s Business Fair(s) was held at the Fairfield Civic Center. As a volunteer, I had no idea I would be so inspired! A room filled with authors, chefs, bakers, artist, designers and inventors all under the age 16 more

  • Children’s Business Fair: October 2018

    Fall Fair October 6, 2018 Location:  District 9 Event Center, 1927 4th Avenue N, Bessemer, AL 35020    

  • About That Fair

    Dr. Dilhani Uswatte Dr. Dhilhani Uswatte of Rocky Ridge Elementary School came out to support one of her students that participated in the Metro Birmingham Children’s Business Fair on April 21, 2018.  We really appreciated that she supports her students in this way and the positive feedback she gave about the fair. Listen to what Dr. more