Charleston Business News

Renowned Financial Freedom Leader Set to Meet Area Pastors at Community Impact Luncheon

Increasing HOPE Financial Training Center will host its first Community Impact Luncheon at the Crowne Plaza Hotel Wednesday, August 22 at 11:00 am. DeForest Soaries Jr., author of founder of the national financial freedom movement dfree® and Pastor of First Baptist Church of Lincoln Gardens in New Jersey, will be the keynote speaker. “Dr. Soaries…

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Credit Union & Church Partnership Promises Mutual Benefits

  By Barney Blakeney Nationally the African Methodist Episcopal Church has entered a partnership with some 19 Black owned banking institutions around the country to begin an innovative economic collaboration. In Charleston where Community Owned Federal Credit Union is the premier such entity, that process is in its infancy. C.O. Federal Credit Union President and…

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Charleston County DSS deputy director Darrell Morris named Employee of the Month

The South Carolina Department of Social Services’ Employee of the Month programs recognizes staff whose work exemplifies our core principles: Competence, Courage and Compassion. Darrell Morris, deputy director of Charleston County DSS, was recently named a July Employee of the Month. “I was surprised and honored to be selected,” he said. According to his nomination,…

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Business Profile: Smallwood Care Removal Services, LLC

SMALLWOOD CARE REMOVAL SERVICES, LLC Owner: • Anthony Smallwood, Timberland High School – Class of 2006 Service Rendered & Available: • 24/7 Removal Services – Inclusive of holidays • Services provided in all geographical regions pick-ups • Removal from homes, medical facilities, nursing home & others     • North Charleston Business • License #LIC-12-16-159553 Mission Statement Our goal is to facilitate…

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