Woodlawn is about finding out where you fit in. Whether you have an established business or are looking for your start. The heart of the Woodlawn Business District offers a support system in your own backyard. that aims to lower barriers and speed up the pathway for women and minority entrepreneurs. As it continues to grow, Woodlawn remains focused on keeping the flavor that’s distinctive to the historic community.




Woodlawn Urban Main – a community partnership of Woodlawn Business Association, neighborhood groups and nonprofits REV Birmingham and Woodlawn Foundation with planning support from Main Street Alabama and Main Street America – is actively applying Main Street’s Four Point Approach with strategies focused around Equitable Entrepreneurship in Woodlawn’s historic business district. From Woodlawn Porch Parties to Woodlawn Street Market, this group of partners is constantly looking for ways to support local entrepreneurs into realizing their dreams and adding to Woodlawn’s vibrancy.