BIRMINGHAM BUSINESS JOURNAL: Opportunity Alabama partners with national platform on OZ projects

Press Coverage: 12, July 2019

Birmingham and Alabama’s Opportunity Zone projects are about to go under another national magnifying glass.

Birmingham-based nonprofit initiative Opportunity Alabama is partnering with The Opportunity Exchange out of Cleveland, Ohio, to use an impact-tracking and investment pipeline management platform for projects in Alabama’s 158 Opportunity Zones. 


Opportunity Alabama’s efforts have served to turn Alabama into an epicenter for OZ-driven investment, underscored by the presence of Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti at the announcement of the American Life Building project, as well as a national summit on OZ impact tracking that was held in Birmingham this past week.

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