Three South Carolina Credit Unions Awarded $50,000 Collaboration Grant
16 Apr 2013

(CHARLESTON, S.C.) – April 16, 2013 – Three South Carolina credit unions, Health Facilities Federal Credit Union, Greenwood Municipal Federal Credit Union and Spartan Federal Credit Union, were awarded a $50,000 collaboration grant provided by the National Credit Union Administration's (NCUA) Office of Small Credit Union Initiatives (OSCUI).


The collaboration grant will allow these credit unions to work together in developing a talent management system. Optimal Talent Solutions™ was selected to provide services to the three credit unions, including: Succession Planning, Corporate Culture, Human Resource Strategy and Performance and Development resources.


Optimal Talent Solutions™ supports the enhancement and implementation of strategies designed to improve the processes of acquiring, developing, aligning, assessing and retaining a diverse workforce with the required skills and aptitude to meet an organization’s current and future needs. The consulting group also provides employee regulations support to include, but not limited to, AAP Outsourcing, Training, EEO-1 Reporting and Diversity and Inclusion programs. For more information about the services provided, visit


Optimal Talent Solutions™ is part of the South Carolina Financial Solutions™, LLC family.



About South Carolina Financial Solutions, LLC
South Carolina Financial Solutions (SCFS) is a credit union service organization that is a member of the South Carolina Federal Credit Union family of service organizations. SCFS provides credit unions of all sizes with affordable, business enhancing services. With the credit union philosophy of “people helping people” in mind, SCFS and its associated service organizations offer industry professionals with extensive experience to enhance a credit union’s functionality, agility and business processes. More information about South Carolina Financial Solutions can be found at                                      



Contact: Meredith Siemens VP-Corporate Communications

South Carolina Federal Credit Union

843-569-4359 (office)