Like you, at the South Carolina Association for Community Economic Development (SCACED), we envision a state with social and economic conditions that allow all of its residents to flourish. With your commitment, you make South Carolina a place where all communities thrive.
SCACED and its members work tirelessly to decrease poverty, increase prosperity, and improve the lives of our neighbors. Over the past 10 years, SCACED members have attracted more than $15 million dollars for our communities to increase access to jobs and job readiness, develop safe and affordable housing, start new businesses and provide access to healthy food.
SCACED members are an integral part of a coalition of more than 100 individuals and organizations dedicated to providing innovative and sustainable solutions for low-wealth communities in South Carolina.
Nonprofit and Government Membership Benefits
By becoming a SCACED Member, your organization can increase capacity, gain access to exclusive funding opportunities, and advocate more effectively for your community. Membership entitles you to the following:
Receive up to four hours of complimentary personalized training designed to optimize your organization’s goals and outcomes:
Program evaluation and assessment
Board development and training
Strategic planning facilitation
Grant writing assistance
Take advantage of complimentary and member pricing for Community Development Institute workshops throughout the year
Help shape the Community Development Institute curriculum
Receive discounted admission to the annual Opportunity SC conference
Qualify for scholarships to attend NeighborWorks Training Institutes
Gain access to member-only granting opportunities like the Community Impact Fund
Influence statewide public policy that affects our neighbors and communities
Gain exposure for your organization through our online Membership Directory
Participate in exclusive member only events