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Birmingham is one of the most philanthropic cities in the country. The Negro Southern League Museum values its contributors. Their investment in our community enables the museum to educate and foster an appreciation for the historical development of the Negro League, its impact on America’s favorite pastime, and the Civil Rights Movement.

The Negro Southern League Museum would like to show appreciation and say thank you to its contributors.

City of Birmingham

“We are excited to have another addition to our downtown city center. We are looking forward to the positive impact the Negro Southern League Museum is going to have on the City. This museum will give the players of the Negro League something to be proud of as well as inform our citizens and the next generation of their very important contributions to baseball.”- Mayor William A. Bell, Sr.

Blue Cross & Blue Shield of AL Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama is pleased to sponsor the Negro Southern League Museum. This unique museum celebrates the history of the Birmingham Black Barons and other Negro Leagues’ players in our country, and most importantly, teaches our school children about the significant role black baseball had in the history of Birmingham.
alabama-power-foundation We look forward to seeing the great impact that the Negro Southern League Museum has on tourism for Birmingham and the rest of the state. The Negro Southern League Museum represents a fascinating and important part of Birmingham’s history, and it does so in a way that is current, multi-faceted and extremely thorough. We are proud to support this amazing new educational experience that Alabamians and visitors alike will enjoy for years to come.
HealthSouth The evolution of African-American baseball in America is such an important narrative and one showcased by the Negro Southern League Museum in Birmingham, Alabama, through the largest collection of original Negro League artifacts in the country. Headquartered in Birmingham, HealthSouth Corporation is honored to support a local museum that highlights a monumental piece of history and provides a unique experience to visitors. We proudly support the Negro Southern League Museum.
Protective-Web Protective Life Corporation is a proud supporter of the Negro Southern League Museum.
Regions Financial Corporation is a proud supporter of the Negro Southern League Museum.

 

Support Comes in Various Forms

The Negro Southern League Museum is grateful to its community supporters. Their gifting of time, talent and expertise supports the museum and provide the means to fulfill its mission. The Negro Southern League Museum would like to show gratitude to its community supporters.

 

Tan Crowder Photography

Lynsey Weatherspoon Photography

Larry O. Gay Photography

Stewart Knox

 

Demetrius Paschel

Center for Negro League
Baseball Research

Ben Breland

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We understand that each sponsor has different goals when pledging their support. The Negro Southern League Museum will work diligently to develop a creative opportunity that will meet your marketing objectives.

Why invest in the largest African-American sports museum in country? The Negro Southern League Museum will give you an opportunity to increase your brand visibility, support new, dynamic, educational and cultural programming, and preserve and protect the history of America’s favorite pastime.

If you are interested in learning more about sponsorship opportunities or are working with the Negro Southern League Museum please contact Ms. Natasha L. Rogers, Director at 205-581-3045