The City of Anderson Economic Development Division accomplishes successful programs by utilizing available resources with local industry partners. Some of these resources include:
Small Business Development Center whose mission is to advance economic development by helping entrepreneurs grow successful businesses. Consulting available, free of charge.
Anderson Area Chamber of Commerce whose mission is to create an environment for healthy economic growth and provide superior value for its members.
Electric City Angels are part of the South Carolina Angel Network, an alliance of angel investor groups and funds from across the state. These groups of more than 200 investors meet frequently to analyze the best early stage companies and support them with their financial and intellectual capital.
CommunityWorks Carolina is a non-profit financial organization committed to building a brighter future for undeserved families and communities through financial education, lending, and investing.
SCORE is a nonprofit association dedicated to helping small businesses get off the ground, grow and achieve their goals through education and mentorship.
Appalachian Development Corporation (ADC) is a technical assistance and lending partner to businesses located in Upstate South Carolina.