Urban Impact

Established in 1980, Urban Impact aims to foster asset building, economic opportunity, and the revitalization of Birmingham’s Historic 4th Avenue Business District and the Civil Rights District.  To do so, the nonprofit provides a range of services geared to helping existing businesses grow, encouraging entrepreneurs to locate in the Districts, and recruiting developers and retailers to the area.  Services include business promotion, business counseling, and the identification of available space and financial incentives.