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  • Address: 801 Bladen Street | Beaufort, SC

  • Phone: 843-986-1102

Working Together We Can Make A Difference

Welcome to the Beaufort County Black Chamber of Commerce

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    BCBCC writes resolution to President Obama in support of the Declaration [...]

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  • Netwerk: January 2017...

    Inaugural issue of Netwerk: The...

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  • First Friday Networking...

    Every 1st Friday of the...

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    Netwerk is The Official Members...

    Netwerk is The Official Members Newsletter of the Beaufort County Black Chamber of Commerce. In this quarters issue….   First [...]

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Business

Providing programs and workshops that deliver practical and useful education to strengthen and grow minorities and women in business. the

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Understanding the importance of culture by helping bridge the economic and societal gaps through outreach, diversity and inclusion.

History

Preserving and celebrating the Gullah Geechee Heritage of the Coastal Carolina’s. BCBCC is founder and publisher of Gullah Geechee Heritage and visitors and tourism guide.

39%

Minority business that don’t apply for loans out of fear

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8%

Federal contracts awarded to minority-owned firms

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65%

Percentage of people employed by small businesses

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We’re not your average chamber of commerce…

Beaufort County Black Chamber of Commerce offers more than just networking and business growth opportunities, we offer robust programming geared specifically to African-American and under-served demographics.

From workshops on financial literacy, micro-lending programs and community outreach services to help socioeconomically disadvantaged businesses; BCBCC helps foster real growth and development for the entire Beaufort, Bluffton, Port Royal region.

Sign-up for one of our free workshops today!

Budgeting and Getting Out of Debt

Learn the fundamentals of personal money management

Credit Recovery

Understanding and repairing personal credit scores

Like what you see? Join our mailing list and stay in the know for all our workshops and events!

Meet the BCBCC Team!

Our experienced and professional team at the Beaufort County Black Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to delivering outstanding service to the community. deliver our services and programs.

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Josie Maldonado

Administrative Services & ACA Navigator

Josie Maldonado is certified ACA Navigator [...]

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Linda Jenkins

Small Business Loan Officer

Linda is the Senior Small Business Loan Officer for BCBCC [...]

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Wilma Holman

Office Manager

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Moving the Needle on Economic Empowerment

15

years

Delivering programs and services to the Beaufort, SC region of Black and Minority Businesses.

2M

micro-loans

Creating access to capital for businesses that are denied in traditional lending markets.

20+

workshops

Workshops for home ownership, business marketing, lending, and government certifications.

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process

The focus is on providing real services, real courses to empower businesses to create and sustain wealth.