Victoria Saxton Graduates from Leadership Savannah


On November 17, SBAC’s CFO Victoria Saxton was among the 41 Graduates of Leadership Savannah. Leadership Savannah was begun in 1961 for the purpose of informing future leaders in the Savannah area of issues confronting the community on a variety of subjects. This unique program, led by the Savannah Area Chamber of Commerce, provides the … Continue reading Victoria Saxton Graduates from Leadership Savannah

Brett Goodwin named Chairman of the Board for the Small Business Assistance Corporation


Brett Goodwin, Vice President of Commercial Lines at Bernard Williams & Company, has been named Chairman of the Board for the Small Business Assistance Corporation (SBAC). He has been a SBAC volunteer since 2013.  Goodwin’s previous volunteer efforts with SBAC have included leading the organization’s Loan Committee. “I strongly believe in SBAC’s mission to provide … Continue reading Brett Goodwin named Chairman of the Board for the Small Business Assistance Corporation

SBAC Receives a $7,500 Grant from Wells Fargo Community Foundation for COVID-19 Relief Efforts


Grant funds to SBAC help strengthen the local small business community Savannah, 7/23/2020 – Small Business Assistance Corporation (SBAC) announced it received a $7,500 grant from Wells Fargo Community Foundation to help local small businesses survive and recover from the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.   The grant is part of the financial services company’s … Continue reading SBAC Receives a $7,500 Grant from Wells Fargo Community Foundation for COVID-19 Relief Efforts

SBAC receives $100,000 grant to help small businesses


Savannah, 7/9/2020 – Small Business Assistance Corporation (SBAC) announced it received a $100,000 grant from Truist Financial Corporation to help local small businesses survive and recover from the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.   The grant is part of the financial services company’s Truist Cares initiative*, a $50 million philanthropic pledge to help rebuild communities … Continue reading SBAC receives $100,000 grant to help small businesses

CDFI Week of Action


This week, June 8-14 2020, is the CDFI Week of Action. The purpose of this week is to raise awareness and resources for CDFIs in upcoming COVID-19 related federal legislation. The House-passed Health and Economic Recovery Omnibus Emergency Solutions, or HEROES Act (H.R. 6800), proposes $1 billion in funding for the CDFI Fund. We want the … Continue reading CDFI Week of Action