The Housing and Community Development Department Coordinates the provision of various housing, community and economic development programs in partnership with a number of organizations that include non-profit and for-profit developers.
Charleston Area Urban League Promotes diversity and racial inclusion and provides multifaceted programs that assist African Americans and all other underserved groups to achieve social equality and economic self-sufficiency.
Palmetto Community Action Partnership The mission of Palmetto Community Action Partnership is to serve economically underserved residents of Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester Counties by promoting economic independence through programs and partnerships.
Humanities Foundation To develop the highest quality affordable and workforce housing possible, to serve the communities in which we work through affordability, education, and assistance, and to advocate for healthy neighborhoods everywhere.
Through the Bank On Charleston Coalition, we provide Charleston residents with financial literacy workshops and support that will help them take control of their finances and become economically empowered. Working with the partners listed above, we connect residents to safe affordable bank accounts, various community resources, and services with the goal of helping Charlestonians achieve the financial freedom to actively pursue their lives dreams, and goals.
Check out upcoming financial education events: https://bankoncharleston.org/events/