PROMOTING SMART GROWTH AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT IN DOWNTOWN ANNISTON, ALABAMA

EDUCATION ~PLANNING ~RESOURCES

EDUCATION

Educating leaders through  the CAPZO scholorship program.



PLANNING

What do you need to do to start your business Downtown? Connect with our Main Street director to find the perfect building match for in Anniston's Historic District.

Need an old Factory in the Manufacturing district near the proposed Chief Ladiga Trail? Connect with the Anniston Department of Economic Development. 

RESOURCES

how to get things done!

  • Where to go
  • who to talk to
  • agents to close the deal
  • Community minded lawyers for the details
  •  JSU resources for small businesses

Why Annniston?

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Community Involvement

Shop or participate in our Farmer's Market.

 Visit our Gardens and Museums and volunteer.

Join or farm at St. Michael's Community Garden.

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Business Opportunities

Downtown is full of opportunities for you to take advantage of...Use our Resources to easily navigate the system.

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Trails!!!

What Spirit Supports

AnniCon

Annicon is Sponsored by The Spirit of Anniston fo 2018, an Annual Event, time and place to be announced

MAP Anniston Chalk the Walk

Providing funding and resources for Chalk the Walk a chalk arts festival in Downtown Anniston

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Small Business Incubator

Providing reduced rent to the tenants of the Spirit of Anniston's Storefront. Currently The Music Box!

Current Spirit Projects

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Banners for Noble Street Anniston

Providing matching funding for Banners to be hung on Noble Street.

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Historical Building Plaques

Funding Historical and Historic Plaque program in the Historic Downtown Business district in conjunction with the Anniston Historical Society.

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Downtown Anniston Brochure

In the works! 

About Us

OUR BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Dedicated volunteers providing initatives and tools to make a difference in Anniston


Our history

Founded in 1991  Spirit of Anniston, was  createad to support physical and economic renewal in Downtown Anniston and came to administer the Main Street Alabama Program in Anniston. The city of Anniston now houses Main Street and Spirit has returned to it's original purpose with a new mission.

Our mission

The new mission of The Spirit of Annistion is to promote smart growth and sustainable development in Downtown Anniston, Alabama through EDUCATION~RESOURCES~PLANNING 

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Contact Us

We are here to help make Anniston a great place to live and work! If you have ideas you would like to share, please feel free to email us at thespiritofanniston@gmail.com 

Spirit of Anniston

P.O. Drawer 37, Anniston, Alabama 36202 United States

(256) 236-0996