Since 1958, Business Development Corporation (BDC) has been financing small businesses in South Carolina, ultimately creating new jobs for the citizens of the Palmetto State. BDC and its associate company, Certified Development Corporation (CDC), which was founded in 1994, have approved more than 2,745 loans on projects in excess of $1.7 billion, making us leaders in economic development lending and job creation in South Carolina. Now that BDC has been approved by the state and SBA to operate in seven (7) Southeastern states, we are able to bring these benefits to a much larger market area.
Business Development Corporation of SC (BDC) became a US Treasury Certified CDFI in August 2015 and a SC Certified CDFI in December 2015.
BDC provides individuals and businesses with opportunities to access funds for local growth, job creation and economic development, with a priority focus on low to moderate income and underserved areas.