Vestavia Hills community meets local florist struggling to stay open

ALABAMA. NOW DOSTORIA SEE ONLY NWVTM 13 WHEN A SMALL BUSINESS IN VESTAVIA HILLS WAS IN DANGER OF Dying, THE COMMUNITY SHADED THE LIGHT TO KEEP IT ALIVE. I WENT BY EARLIER TODAY. DECIDED TO TAKE A TIME OUT OF OUR DAY TODAY TO STOP AND SMELL THE ROSES HERE AT FLOWER BETTY IN VESTAVIA HILLS, ARE THEY NOT BEAUTIFUL? THE COMMUNITY AROUND HERE AGREES AND REALLY WANTS TO KEEP THE SMALL BUSINESS ALIVE AND GROWING. SO HERE’S WHAT HAPPENED LAST WEEK THE OWNER OF BRADLEY GILBERT HERE POSTED SOMETHING ON FACEBOOK. THEY REQUESTED FLOWER ORDERS IN ORDER TO KEEP THIS SMALL BUSINESS AFLOAT. WHAT EXACTLY HAPPENED HERE? WELL WE TRIED TO DO OUR OWN ACCOUNTING AND BEFORE WE HAD AN ACCOUNTANT AND WASTE IT FOR TWO YEARS AND SO WE CALLED OUR NEIGHBORS IN Vestavia AND SAID HEY WE ARE REALLY FLOWER ORDERS THIS IS THE SUMMER. WE ARE USUALLY REALLY REALLY SLOW. SO OUR NEIGHBORS HAVE REALLY PASSED THE NEXT DAY. OUR PHONE RINGED FOR 10 HOURS OF STOP. WOW, AND WE’VE TAKEN HUNDREDS OF FLOWER ORDERS SO WE’VE BEEN GOING DAY AND NIGHT SINCE THIS MUST MAKE YOU FEEL SO GOOD EVEN THE COMMUNITY LOVES YOU SO MUCH THEY WANT TO SUPPORT YOU THROUGH THIS TIME. BETTER. DAVEY HILLS IS A BIG COMMUNITY EVERY TIME WE NEVER ASKED ANYTHING. YOU KNOW, THEY ALWAYS COME FOR US THEY NEED ANYTHING FOR MOSTLY WE COME IN FOR THEM TOO. AND IT’S JUST A BIG LITTLE BIG COMMUNITY. IT’S TRUE. AND I FIRST KNOW THAT FLOWER BETTY AND AND YOU ALL WALKED IN A CIRCLE BECAUSE YOU DO SO MUCH TO HELP THE COMMUNITY SO THIS IS TRULY A TEAM EFFORT HERE AND YOU HAVE BEEN JUST HONORED WITH RECOGNITION. YES, UM FOR OUR SECOND YEAR IN A ROW WE WON BEST OF VESTAVIA HILLS AND IN THE FLOWER SHOP CATEGORY, THIS MADE SUPER SPECIAL TO US AND ALL OF OUR CUSTOMERS AND WE ARE JUST HAPPY TO BE IN THIS COMMUNITY. WE APPRECIATE THAT YOU HAVE US HERE TODAY. YEAH THEY THOUGHT THEY SHOULD COMPLETELY SHUT DOWN THEIR SHOP COMPLETELY LAST WEEK. SO LITTLE COMMUNITY REWARD FOR KEEPING SMALL BUSINESS OPEN. IT BECOMES DIFFICULT TO KEEP DOORS OPEN FOR EVERYTHING IN GENERAL. YES OF COURSE. THEY SAID THEY MENTION AT THE PRICE OF FLOWERS

Vestavia Hills community meets local florist struggling to stay open

When a flower shop in Vestavia Hills, Alabama called Flower Betty was about to close for good, the community rallied together to help keep the small business going. After a big bill nearly caused the closure of the Rocky Ridge Road florist, owner Bradley Gilbert took to social media in search of potential customers. “The next day our phones rang for 10 hours straight and we took hundreds of flower orders, so we’ve been going there day and night ever since,” Gilbert said. Gilbert said the “big, small, big community” answered the call just as they always do. And Gilbert said he wouldn’t hesitate to return the favor. “This Vestavia Hills is a great community. Anytime we asked for something, you know, they always come for us,” he said. second year in a row, Flower Betty has been voted “Best Florist” by the community. “It made us feel super special, and we love all of our customers and we’re just happy to be in this community,” Gilbert said. If you are looking for beautiful smelling flowers, you can give Flower Betty your business too. Here’s how to find them:flowerbettybham.com205-694-92292531 Rocky Ridge Rd Ste 101, Vestavia Hills, AL 35243Flower Betty on Facebook

When a flower shop in Vestavia Hills, Alabama called Flower Betty was about to close for good, the community rallied together to help keep the small business going. After a big bill nearly caused the closure of the Rocky Ridge Road florist, owner Bradley Gilbert took to social media in search of potential customers.

“The next day our phones rang for 10 hours straight and we took hundreds of flower orders, so we’ve been going there day and night ever since,” Gilbert said.

Gilbert said the “big, small, big community” answered the call as they always do. And Gilbert said he wouldn’t hesitate to return the favor.

“This Vestavia Hills is a great community. Anytime we asked for anything, you know, they always come for us,” he said.

Another budding information: for the second year in a row, Flower Betty has been voted “Best Florist” by the community.

“It made us feel super special, and we love all of our customers and we’re just happy to be in this community,” Gilbert said.

If you are looking for beautiful smelling flowers, you can also entrust your business to Flower Betty. Here’s how to find them:

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