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Benedict College Women’s Business Center Receives a $100,000 Grant from the Truist Foundation to Reach Socially and Economically Disadvantaged Women Business Owners in

On Friday, December 3, 2021, the Benedict College Women’s Business Center (WBC) announced it received a $100,000 grant from the Truist Foundation. The purpose of this grant is to aid the WBC’s mission to support economic prosperity for minority women and strengthen communities through entrepreneurial and financial education services by…

Biotech company IMCS expanding in Columbia region

Irmo-based Integrated Micro-Chromatography Systems, Inc. (IMCS), a biotech startup grown out of research at the University of South Carolina, is expanding in the Columbia area. Their investment of $4.1M is expected to create 31 new high-wage jobs as the company expands its capacity to supply its primary customers – clinical…