The South Carolina Association for Community Economic Development provides members a platform for collaborative advocacy. We support institutional and system changes that will positively impact low wealth communities and the non-profits that serve them. Learn more about our 2017 Public Policy Agenda below.

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2017 Public Policy Agenda

  1. Pass new Community Development Tax Credit legislation.

    • 100% tax credit

    • $5 million annually in perpetuity

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  2. Secure $100,000 in the State Budget to fund the SC CED Act.

  3. Secure $250,000 appropriation in the State Budget to fund the Microenterprise Development Act.

  4. Request that the SC State Housing Authority restore the Homeownership Program funded through the State Housing Trust Fund.