SCACED membership benefits are designed to increase capacity, exclusive access to grant and funding opportunities, influence on statewide public policy, and increased exposure through our marketing and networking channels. A few other member benefits you could take advantage of include:

  • Complimentary specialized assistance with trained SCACED staff - up to 4 hours annually
  • Free or member pricing to CDI events & Opportunity SC Conference
  • Access to member only grant opportunities such as the Community Impact Fund
  • Invitations to member only events
  • Assistance with becoming a certified Community Development Corporation, giving you access to the CD Tax Credit Program and CED Fund
  • Marketing promotion through SCACED's weekly newsletter, social media channels, and website

Nonprofit Membership Levels are based on total revenue as stated on Form 990 (Line 12). Government Membership Levels are based on annual budget. SCACED's membership levels are:

  • LEVEL 1 : ANNUAL REVENUE < $200,000
  • LEVEL 2 : ANNUAL REVENUE $200,001 - $500,000
  • LEVEL 3 : ANNUAL REVENUE $500,001 - $1,000,000
  • LEVEL 4 : ANNUAL REVENUE > $1,000,000

For new member applications, scroll down this list to find the current month and your appropriate membership level and select "Apply".