Benefits of Membership

Membership: A True Business Building Relationship

Your decision to become a stakeholder in our Chamber will provide you with the “growth ingredients” to successfully build your business in the years ahead. You will also be joining and adding to the collective clout of partners interested in pro-actively advancing the business environment and quality of place of greater Charleston. Below you will find clear, tangible reasons to make this important investment in the future of your business and the Lowcountry.


  • We will provide your business with resources and tools for you to sustain and grow your company
  • Offer owner training and leadership development programs
  • Facilitate peer-to-peer connecting opportunities
  • Provide training options for members’ employees
  • Seek continuous feedback from owners – offer owner centric programming


  • Our business advocacy team will actively lobby on behalf of your business locally, in Columbia, and in our nation’s capital
  • Create and implement a “game changing” business agenda that will address South Carolina’s state tax system , unemployment and workers’ compensation systems and other critical state objectives
  • Pursue critical local business environment enhancement opportunities: Port deepening, sufficient highway and road systems, advancement of Joint Command Charleston and SPAWAR


The quality of elected officials we can bring to bear will strengthen Charleston’s prospects for long term growth and your immediate business competitiveness. With that in mind, we will strive to:

  • Provide direct election and campaign support to local and state business candidates
  • Launch a candidate identification and orientation program featuring business and free enterprise principles
  • Analyze voting records and reward those who vote to adopt a business policy agenda


Over the next five years the Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce will be undertaking a $5 million plus program to strengthen and advance our region. It will focus on:

  • Innovating the Charleston regional economy
  • Strengthening our existing talent and attracting new talent
  • Advocating for a competitive 21st century business environment

Our job is to promote and advance businesses that build greater Charleston.


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As the oldest credit union in the tri-county, South Carolina Federal Credit Union has a deep investment in the Charleston region. We have more than 140,000 member-owners who belong to our not-for-profit financial cooperative and we’d love for you to join us! Anyone who lives, works, worships or attends school in Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester, Calhoun, Orangeburg or Georgetown counties, and most of the Columbia area, is eligible. Stop in one of our 17 branches throughout Charleston, Columbia and Georgetown or visit online and find out how South Carolina Federal is working to make your LifeSimplified™. It’s about time to ask yourself, are you in??

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