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Meet Teretia Jones

February 1, 2023

Teretia Jones | Woodlawn Resident  Meet Teretia Jones, a proud resident of Woodlawn for over 38 years.  Ms. Jones is now a retiree from Otis...

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In Woodlawn, Change Is Happening Together

December 15, 2022

   We believe community is a partnership — one defined by a commitment to build meaningful and enduring relationships between residents, community partners and...

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WE Lead Fellowship Program Set to Launch Second Cohort

October 11, 2022

Since Woodlawn United's founding in 2010, its mission has been to serve as a catalyst and facilitator for the transformation and revitalization of the Woodlawn...

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Woodlawn United Hires Deputy Director

September 22, 2022

Birmingham, Ala. – Woodlawn United  (WU), formerly Woodlawn Foundation, a community quarterback that leads an alliance of partners committed to breaking the cycle of poverty...

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Woodlawn United Community Input Meeting

September 6, 2022

September 20, 2022 – Drop in anytime between 3 PM to 7 PM  The cities of Birmingham and Trussville are working with Norfolk Southern to...

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Atlanta Based Slutty Vegan Joins Momentum in Woodlawn

August 22, 2022

A crowd from across Birmingham lined up on 55th Place South in Woodlawn to support Slutty Vegan’s sixth restaurant opening, the first location outside of Georgia....

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The Power of WE: Valencia King

July 29, 2022

Who is Valencia King? I’m a Woodlawn Native and I’ve lived here for over 30 years and I’ve seen Woodlawn through all of it’s iterations....

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