The Park at Wood Station opens with Foundation Support

The Woodlawn Foundation spearheaded an initiative to build mixed income housing in the Woodlawn community.  64 townhouse style multifamily units are now available and 100% filled. Click here to read more on, or click here to read the Birmingham Times feature on Wood Station.

Community Vocabulary Building Inititiative

The PNC Foundation has provided a $500,000 grant to fund the “Words are our Worlds” bilingual vocabulary building initiative.  To administer the program, PNC has assembled a partnership with the McWane Science Center and UAB’s Alys Stephens Performing Arts Center as selected partners working in collaboration with the Woodlawn Foundation and Norwood Resource Center. Click here […]

Woodlawn High School and the Woodlawn Movie on recently wrote this piece to explore the history of Woodlawn High School based on the attention that the Woodlawn movie has brought to the community.  The article also explores some of the current initiatives to revitalize the community for Woodlawn’s current residents, and they highlight several Woodlawn Foundation initiatives. Click here to read more.