What Do You Need To Succeed?

Small Business Owners, Take Advantage of Big Opportunities

Fill out the form to submit your business for the Celebrate Small Business program, obtain more information on BHMUP programs. Sign up for our BHMUP mailing list!

By completing this form, you will be included in our database of vendors that the City of Birmingham shares with business partners and other organizations seeking bids from minority businesses.


The Office of Business Diversity and Opportunity (OBDO) leads the City’s efforts to become a destination for women and minority entrepreneurs to launch their business. OBDO engages in place-based development to grow small businesses and spur neighborhood investment to ensure inclusive growth in Birmingham and champion small business involvement in the City’s economic development landscape.

Small Business Big Opportunities

Day 1
REV Birmingham

Ideation Workshop: Innovating your business for future growth

Day 2
Birmingham Biz Hub (BlackLSTD)

Circle Maker: How to build meaningful collaboration & engagement amongst entrepreneurs

Day 3
Black Girl Ventures & Birmingham Improv Theatre

So, you think you can pitch? How to effectively present and share your business utilizing improv techniques.

Day 4
Tate & Associates LLC & iSeek Solution

How to Scale: Build teams, system and processes for success.

Day 5
Alchemy Apparel & Footwear

Building Community x Culture x Customer Service for customer growth