Date: September 10-11, 2013
Location: The Raleigh Convention Center
Date: June 26, 2013
Time: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Charleston County Library Auditorium
Date: July 11, 2013
Time: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Beaufort City Hall
Date: July 20, 2013
Time: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Location: Port Royal Town Hall
Date: June 22, 2013
Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location: Georgetown County Library
From the long-parched "food desert" in North Charleston to the West Ashley neighborhoods where a Food Lion will soon close,
SCBT made a $300,000 program-related investment in the Lowcountry Housing Trust (LHT) earlier this month. This marks their second investment for community development projects throughout the Lowcountry. In 2010, SCBT invested $100,000 in LHT.
Wednesday, June 13th - Heritage Trust Federal Credit Union President & CEO, Jim McDaniel, and EVP, Steve Wichmann, met with Lowcountry Housing Trust’s Executive Director, Michelle Mapp and LHT Board and staff members to present a $100,000 program related investment. In 2009, Heritage Trust also invested $100,000 in the organization and has actively participated in volunteering with the organization since that time.
Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) today announced the closing of a $250,000 equity equivalent investment (EQ2) to The Lowcountry Housing Trust (LHT) in Charleston, S.C. The EQ2 proceeds will be used to fund the organization’s lending program which provides financing for affordable housing development.
It is no secret that development is a sore subject for some James Islanders. Tension has swelled over the years between preservation-minded residents and outside authorities pushing to outfit the area with shopping centers and subdivisions.