Faith Skate Supply

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Faith Skate Supply in October 2008

Faith Skate Supply is a retailer of skateboarding supplies and clothing at 1305 2nd Avenue North

Peter Karvonen first opened the store in 1995 at the intersection of 24th Street South and Magnolia Avenue. It later moved to 2000 16th Avenue South, then to 2328 2nd Avenue North in the 2nd Row development before moving 10 blocks west to its present location.

The shop is also the headquarters of the A.Skate Foundation, which connects kids with autism to the activity of skateboarding.

References

  • "Faith finds a home." (July 31, 2008) Birmingham Weekly

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