South Carolina Federal Credit Union Sponsors East Cooper Entrepreneurial Women
29 Dec 2011

(CHARLESTON, S.C.) December 29, 2011 – South Carolina Federal Credit Union is the platinum corporate sponsor for East Cooper Entrepreneurial Women through August 31, 2012.

“We strongly believe in the small businesses and the entrepreneurs who lead them in our region,” said South Carolina Federal President and CEO Scott Woods. “Providing financial support along with financial education to these professionals is a win-win.”

This is the first year that South Carolina Federal has partnered with East Cooper Entrepreneurial Women.

East Cooper Entrepreneurial Women’s goal is “to create wealth, give back to the community and promote well-being by strengthening the business capabilities and leadership skills of women entrepreneurs.” Their membership consists of local businesswomen who represent a variety of fields including advertising, public relations, media, construction, real estate, education, government, finance, healthcare, insurance, nonprofit administration and more.

South Carolina Federal Sponsors ECEW

Photo Caption: South Carolina Federal Credit Union employees join East Cooper Entrepreneurial Women board members at a recent ECEW program. Pictured from left to right: (back row) Phyllis Sheffer, Amy Lovette, Jessica Jackson, Robin Giangrande, Laura Camacho, Linda Witte, Pat Eardley and Carol Williams (front row) Jeannette Coxe, Stacey Snipe, Paula Richnafsky, Stephanie Ownby.

About South Carolina Federal
South Carolina Federal Credit Union is headquartered in North Charleston. More than 138,000 members own and belong to the not-for-profit financial cooperative, which has over $1.3 billion in assets. South Carolina Federal is a community-chartered credit union. Anyone who lives, works, worships or attends school in Charleston, Berkeley, Dorchester, Calhoun, Orangeburg or Georgetown counties, and most of Lexington and Richland counties, is eligible to join. South Carolina Federal has 17 branches, and more than 74 ATMs throughout Charleston, Columbia and Georgetown. In 2008, South Carolina Federal, for the second consecutive year, was voted one of the Best Places to Work in the state. More information about South Carolina Federal can be found at or on the SiMPLE CENTS blog at


Jessica Jackson
VP-Corporate Communications
South Carolina Federal Credit Union
843-569-4359 (office)