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Birmingham entrepreneur gives $100,000 to UAB’s Civitan-Sparks Clinic to support autism spectrum disorders program

Sheila Benson is a founder. She’s a CEO. An entrepreneur. A leader. The company she founded in 1994, Employment Screening Services (ESS), grew to become the third largest background screening company in the nation—right out of Birmingham, Ala.

From writing the UAB fight song to supporting the School of Dentistry, Joel Hearn, DMD, has given back to UAB in many ways

He is currently fundraising for a professorship for the Department of Endodontics.

Three years after initial gift, Rocky and Amelia Barnes add half a million to their endowment

The couple hopes the additional $500,000 will allow even more physical therapy students to graduate debt free.

An impeccable person

New scholarship honors Minal Hollowell, M.D., a beloved doctor, wife and mother.

Longtime orthodontist gives back to dental students hailing from specific Alabama counties

These four counties represent the life path of Dr. Grady Price.

Education is still the key to changing lives

Here’s how a group of donors banded together to support underrepresented students in engineering.