SC Community Economic Development Conference

Opportunity SC

2017 Community Economic Development Conference

The annual Opportunity SC conference is the largest community development convention and forum in South Carolina. The conference introduces attendees to innovative and sustainable solutions for low-wealth communities in our state. Over the past 17 years, the Opportunity SC conference has welcomed more than 5,000 attendees, representing almost every county in the state.

Opportunity SC 2016 CED Conference

Wednesday, September 13-15th

 Conference session details coming soon!

2017 Keynote Speaker

andrea levre

Harris Pastides, USC President and Opportunity SC Keynote Speaker

Andrea Levere has led the Corporation for Enterprise Development (CFED) as its president since 2004. CFED is a private nonprofit organization with the mission of building assets and expanding economic opportunity for low-income people and disadvantaged communities through financial inclusion and capability, matched savings, entrepreneurship, and affordable housing.