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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

  • Reconstruction Era Monuments...

    BCBCC writes resolution to President...

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

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    Reconstruction Era Monuments
  • Netwerk: January 2017...

    Inaugural issue of Netwerk: The...

    Inaugural issue of Netwerk: The Official Newsletter of the BCBCC [...]

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    Netwerk: January 2017
  • First Friday Networking...

    Every 1st Friday of the...

    Every 1st Friday of the month, join members of the Beaufort County Black Chamber of Commerce for networking and professional [...]

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    First Friday Networking
  • New Member Welcome...

      Welcome to Our Newest...

      Welcome to Our Newest Members March 2017   February 2017 Matt Green, Matt’s Painting & Pressure Washing Service 40 [...]

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    New Member Welcome
  • Netwerk: April 2017...

    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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    Netwerk: April 2017
  • Penn Center Spring 2017...

    Join Penn Center for these...

    Join Penn Center for these upcoing events and programs at the YWBM – York W. Bailey Museum at Penn Center. [...]

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    Penn Center Spring 2017
  • 31 Annual Original Gullah...

    The 2017 festival is May...

    The 2017 festival is May 26-28 at the Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park located at 1010 Bay Street in Beaufort, [...]

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    31 Annual Original Gullah Festival
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Providing programs and workshops that deliver practical and useful education to strengthen and grow minorities and women in business. the


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


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.


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



Federal contracts awarded to minority-owned firms



Percentage of people employed by small businesses


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!

SCORE Small Business Workshops

Education to help entrepreneurs start and run successful businesses

Financial Management

Understand the basics of financial products, credit, saving and budgeting

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.


Josie Maldonado

Administrative Services & ACA Navigator

Josie Maldonado is certified ACA Navigator [...]


Linda Jenkins

VP of Business Lending



Wilma Holman

Office Manager


Moving the Needle on Economic Empowerment



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



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



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



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