Small & Microbusiness Loans

CommunityWorks offers small business and startup loans to help companies build sustained success. We provide equitable financing to small business owners throughout South Carolina.

Community Development Lending

Our community development loans support low-income communities across South Carolina. As a community development lender, we are committed to building people and places.

Financial Wellness Coaching

We provide financial coaching to help you achieve success. Our coaching team provides one-on-one support to help you reach your goals.

Down Payment Assistance

We offer down payment assistance to home buyers across South Carolina. If you are pre-approved and working with a lender, you may qualify to receive assistance for down payment and/or closing costs to help you purchase the perfect home for you.

Women’s Business Center

Our SBA-funded WBC empowers entrepreneurs through advocacy, outreach, education, and support. We offer innovative training and counseling services to foster business skills for small business owners.

Our Clients

We’re helping the people who need it most. We’re proud to serve:

African American or Black
Low Wealth
Underserved by Traditional Banks

We’re making an impact across South Carolina.

These numbers represent activity since our founding in 2008.

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in Home Sales


in Micro and Small Business Loans

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in Affordable Housing/ Community Lending Loans


Homes or Units

financial coaching

Financial Wellness Coaching Sessions

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Micro and Small Businesses Helped

The Community Vault Podcast

Learn how to build financial equity in your business. In this podcast, we share insights and resources for creative solutions surrounding financial equity in your community.

From the Blog

More About Us

CommunityWorks Learning Center at JudHub

The CommunityWorks Learning Center is open at JudHub in Judson Mill @ 701 Easley Bridge Road, Ste. 6070, Bldg. 6000 Greenville, SC 29611. JudHub is a social innovation center with shared workspace for nonprofits, entrepreneurs and more! Many of our CommunityWorks and Women’s Business Center in person events and trainings will be held in our new space at JudHub. For directions, and more visit


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In need of financial assistance, coaching, or advice? CommunityWorks is a non-profit organization who would love to help.