Savannah small business community hears experts at annual report


By Betty Darby / For Savannah Morning News Posted May 8, 2019 at 5:13 PM Small business owners and their supporters heard mostly glowing reports on the status of local small businesses as they gathered Wednesday morning for the seventh annual “State of Small Business in Chatham County” presentation. Experts representing various sectors of the local economy made their cases … Continue reading Savannah small business community hears experts at annual report

Treasury Department recertifies SBAC as Community Development Financial Institution


April 3, 2019 – The US Department of the Treasury recently recertified the Small Business Assistance Corporation (SBAC) as a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI). As a recertified CDFI, SBAC remains eligible to receive continuous support and grant opportunities from the Treasury Department CDFI Fund. On March 5, 2019, SBAC received a $950,000 grant from the … Continue reading Treasury Department recertifies SBAC as Community Development Financial Institution

Bank OZK Presents $10,000 Check to Small Business Assistance Corporation


Savannah, GA. March 1, 2019 – Bank OZK representatives Lisa Tolliver, Community Development Manager, and Kris Brinker, Vice President of Commercial Banking, presented a $10,000 contribution to the Small Business Assistance Corporation (SBAC) to be used towards small and micro business development programs in the Savannah area. SBAC President Tony O’Reilly, Controller Victoria Saxton, and … Continue reading Bank OZK Presents $10,000 Check to Small Business Assistance Corporation