Author Archives: Suncoast Community Capital

About Suncoast Community Capital

Suncoast Community Capital works with people of low-income to achieve financial stability in our community.

Go Oakland!

Two organizations transforming lives in Oakland, CA. Continue reading

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Free coffee for interested volunteers!

If you can use a computer, add and subtract, you can make a difference! Join SCC for free coffee to explore joining the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) team.   Each year, a team of volunteers help area individuals and … Continue reading

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Shop, support SCC with AmazonSmile. Continue reading

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SCC Graduates 13 from CareerEdge’s Bridges to Careers

13 people spent four weeks learning the specific skills it takes get a job – interviewing, resume building, computer skills, and professionalism. What they gained in the process was confidence, a positive attitude and a new support network. Continue reading

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Setting goals with students in Bridges to Careers, a program of CareerEdge

SCC’s session of Bridges to Careers, a program of CareerEdge kicked off today with guest speaker Danny Preston, Account Executive with Tempo News. A graduate of Wilberforce University, Mr. Preston has lived all over the country and held a number of high-level professional … Continue reading

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BUSINESS 9 – Total Performance Mobile Detailing

Every month, SCC will use 9 facts to tell the story of a small business that has been helped in some way by our services. We hope you will find it informative, but most of all consider the importance of … Continue reading

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Do small business owners support raising the minimum wage?

Saw this very interesting article: ————————– RAISING THE MINIMUM WAGE (with Business for a Fair Minimum Wage) The federal minimum wage was last increased five years ago, in July 2009, to $7.25 an hour. A striking 61% of small business … Continue reading

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