Event Details

Celebrate smart women and smart giving!

Join The Women’s Fund of Greater Birmingham on October 8 to celebrate the region’s smartest women, inspire women’s philanthropy, and help women and their families thrive.


Program Highlights

  • Valerie B. Jarrett in conversation with our President & CEO Melanie R. Bridgeforth about the influence and power of women and the critical role women’s political and civic participation plays in building an equitable society. Ms. Jarrett is a Senior Distinguished Fellow at the University of Chicago Law School, a senior advisor to the Obama Foundation, and former Senior Advisor to President Barack Obama.
  • A celebration of the 2020 Smart Honorees, a group of innovative women leading in their field and creating change in their communities
  • Jamie Golden, our humorous host with the most. Jamie is the co-host of The Popcast, a weekly pop culture podcast.

How do I attend?

  • Buy an Individual Ticket ($45)
  • Host a Smarty Pants Team (free) – Smarty Pants Teams are a fun way for you and your friends to make an even bigger impact for women. Team Hosts invite 9 – 19 people to join them at the party and help support The Women’s Fund’s mission by reaching their team’s fundraising goal. Learn more here.

Buy Tickets or Host a Team

Can’t join us live?

You can still support The Women’s Fund even if you can’t attend our virtual Smart Party:

  1. Make a gift today.
  2. Give in honor of a Smart Honoree.
  3. Register to create your free personal fundraising page and use your network to raise critical funds to accelerate change for women!


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