Chamber March 2016 Newsletter

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Chamber September 2016 Newsletter

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National Development Council (NDC) Economic Development Finance Professional Certification Series sponsored by BB&T

Build Capacity with NDC’s Four-Course Economic Development Finance Professional Certification The National Development Council’s 4-course Economic Development Finance Professional (EDFP) Certification Program is a rigorous and comprehensive training series designed solely for economic development practitioners. Participants learn the tools and techniques of the trade to build the capacity they need to successfully create jobs and translate economic development opportunities into results for their communities. Topics include business credit and real … Read More

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Training Opportunities

Community Development Institute: The MicroBusiness Development Workshop: A Guide for New and Existing Entrepreneurs     So you want to start or expand a small business?  In today’s competitive and globalized business climate, the idea of becoming an entrepreneur can be daunting and the process very involved and complex. Join TD Bank, the Local Development Corporation and Increasing HOPE for a one day training for non profits and entrepreneurs alike.  Every … Read More

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College Scholarship Application now available from Beaufort County Black Chamber of Commerce

Beaufort County Black Chamber of Commerce (BCBCC) Scholarship Process DEADLINE FOR SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION IS FRIDAY, MAY 13, 2016 [NO EXCEPTIONS] Mail completed application to BCBCC, P. O. Box 754, Beaufort, SC 29901 or email to or bring by the office at 801 Bladen Street, Beaufort, SC 29902 before the deadline.    Refer to criteria below for eligibility requirements.  Refer to the application process below for a list of supporting documents needed. Incomplete applications will not be considered.  If any question does not apply to you in this application, please put N/A in the space provided.  Type or print legibly. Illegible applications will not be considered.  Award recipients will be notified by email or postal mail by Friday, June 3, 2016. If you have any questions about the application, please call us at (843) 986‐1102 or email us at   Scholarship funds will be disbursed directly to the school upon evidence of registration in an accredited post‐secondary institution.   Purpose:  To  provide  one‐time  scholarship  aid  to  reward  applicants  for  their  academic,  service,  and leadership excellence.   Award Components: $500 scholarship stipend to two (2) high school seniors who are college bound and residents of Beaufort County, SC.   SCHOLARSHIP CRITERIA:  Applicant must be planning to enroll or has been accepted for enrollment in an undergraduate program of study at an accredited institution of higher learning.  Applicant must be a senior in high school in the Beaufort County School District.  Applicant must be a resident of Beaufort County, SC.  Applicant must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher on a 4.0 grade scale.  Applicant must show a proven record of academic and/or community service.  Applicant must write and submit an essay on one of the following topics in 400 words or fewer: o Share how winning this scholarship will help you attain your educational and career goals? o Describe an experience about a time when “hard work” paid off. o Describe  your  experience  with  community  service  and  volunteering  and  how  … Read More

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SC College and University Guide  recently updated the South Carolina College and University Guide for 2016. Many public and private not-for-profit colleges and universities in South Carolina are incorporating online degree programs. Knowing that students and families are faced with trying to figure out the best educational route to take, has refocused the site and its resources to provide an investigative review of the online education landscape and critically evaluate the best program available, … Read More

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