Agape of Central Alabama is proud to announce our 3rd Connecting Hearts Birmingham.
Due to the Covid19 crisis The Connecting Hearts event will now take place on Monday, August 17, 2020 as a livestream experience online. The Agape Kid's Art Auction and main event will begin at 7pm right here at https://connectingheartsbham.swell.gives/.
Agape of Central Alabama seeks to provide help and hope to vulnerable children and their families. Our goal is that every child find belonging in a safe, nurturing family. This event raises funds and friends to help Agape of Central Alabama meet the needs of vulnerable children.
We are pleased to announce our special guest for the event will be Elizabeth "Liz" Huntley. Liz is an accomplished litigation attorney, and dedicated child advocate, author and lecturer. She practices law at Lightfoot, Franklin & White, LLC in Birmingham, Alabama. In addition to handling large complex corporate litigation matters, Liz is regularly appointed by judges to represent the legal interests of children in civil cases. She is also frequently asked by governmental agencies to consult on issues that impact children including the development of legislation that protects children.
Liz is the President and Co-Founder of the Hope Institute which is an organization in Alabama that helps schools build a culture of character for their students. Liz is also a leader in the movement to expand access to high quality Pre-K to all four year olds in Alabama and has received several state and national awards for her work for children. She received the DRI National Lifetime of Service Achievement Award in 2016, was named to the “This is Alabama” 2017 class of “Women Who Shape The State” and named to the 2018 Yellowhammer News Top 20 “Women of Impact” in Alabama.
Come join us as we Connect Hearts to impact the lives of vulnerable children.