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Jan 15
2013

JEDA's 2012 Annual Report - Helping Enterprises in SC Grow and Expand

Both large industrial firms and smaller entrepreneurs are expanding their operations or relocating to South Carolina. This activity not only reflects the growing economic recovery, it also means significant job growth in the Palmetto State. Read more »
Dec 18
2012

JEDA 2012 Bond Summit Held in Charleston

Dec 11
2012

JEDA Bond Funding Used to Refinance Winthrop Housing

Nov 27
2012

Park Pointe Village Refinances With $25.8 Million JEDA Bond Issue

ROCK HILL, S.C. — Park Pointe Village has used $25.8 million in tax-exempt economic development revenue bonds issued through the South Carolina Jobs-Economic Development Authority (JEDA) to refinance debt it has incurred building, renovating and expanding its continuing care retirement community in Rock Hill. Read more »
Nov 13
2012

Regional Medical Center Leverages $25 Million in JEDA Bonds to expand Cancer Center

Orangeburg, S.C. - The Regional Medical Center of Orangeburg & Calhoun Counties is expanding its ability to treat cancer and kidney patients with the help of $25 million in hospital revenue bonds through the South Carolina Jobs-Economic Development Authority (JEDA). Read more »
Oct 30
2012

Woodlands at Furman Completes Restructuring using JEDA Bonds

GREENVILLE, SC — The Woodlands at Furman, a Life Care Community adjacent to Furman University, has utilized $45.4 million in tax-exempt bond financing through the South Carolina Jobs-Economic Development Authority (JEDA) to restructure its original bonds which were issued in 2007. Read more »
Sep 11
2012

USC Upstate Foundation Uses $17.6 Million in JEDA Bonds for Business School Refinancing

Sep 25
2012

Greenville's Rolling Green Village Uses JEDA Bond Funding to Expand, Refinance

GREENVILLE, SC — Rolling Green Village will expand its services to the elderly and retire higher-cost debt through bond funding facilitated by the S.C. Jobs-Economic Development Authority (JEDA). Read more »
Jun 12
2012

Roper St. Francis Healthcare Refinances through JEDA

Jul 24
2012

JEDA Bond Funding Key to Converse College Renovation

Aug 07
2012

JEDA Helps Conway Medical Center Refinance $19.5 Million

Aug 21
2012

Presbyterian College School of Pharmacy

Oct 16
2012

SC JEDA Bond Funding Helps Covenant Place of Sumter Refinance Long-Term Debt

Feb 21
2012

JEDA's 2011 Annual Report: New Opportunities for Financing, New Jobs for South Carolina

Oct 23
2012

S.C. JEDA Announces Second Round of Funding to Spur More than $59 Million in Lending to SC Small Business

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEOctober 23, 2012 Read more »
Dec 13
2011

JEDA Helps Palmetto Health Refinance Major Expansions

Nov 29
2011

Upper Palmetto YMCA Refinances Through JEDA

ROCK HILL, SC - The Upper Palmetto YMCA has refinanced several loans and bond issues, saving money with lower interest rates through the S.C. Jobs-Economic Development Authority (JEDA). Read more »
Nov 15
2011

JEDA Bond Funding Helps Coker College Finance Expansion

Nov 08
2011

JEDA Bond Funding Helps Charleston Collegiate School Focus on Finances

CHARLESTON, SC — Bond financing facilitated by the South Carolina Jobs-Economic Development Authority (JEDA) is helping Charleston Collegiate School focus its finances on education. Read more »
Nov 01
2011

Upper Pee Dee YMCA Refinances, Builds With JEDA

HARTSVILLE, SC – The YMCA of the Upper Pee Dee will be refinancing earlier loans and building a new gymnasium in Chesterfield with bond funding facilitated through the S.C. Jobs-Economic Development Authority (JEDA). Read more »
Oct 18
2011

JEDA Bond Funding Helps Roper St. Francis Expand Critical Services

CHARLESTON, SC - Bond financing facilitated by the South Carolina Jobs-Economic Development Authority (JEDA) is helping Roper St. Francis Healthcare better meet the growing medical needs of the Charleston area. Read more »
Oct 12
2011

S.C. State Museum Creating "Windows to New Worlds" with JEDA Bond Funding

COLUMBIA, SC – Bond financing facilitated by the South Carolina Jobs-Economic Development Authority (JEDA) will help the South Carolina State Museum build a state-of-the-art expansion that will reinvent the museum when the expansion opens in late 2012. Read more »
Sep 28
2011

Legacy Charter School in Greenville Leverages JEDA Bond Funding

GREENVILLE, SC - The Legacy Charter School will use $5.7 million in bond funding through the S.C. Jobs-Economic Development Authority (JEDA) to help accommodate the school’s rapid growth on Greenville’s revitalizing west side. Read more »
Sep 07
2011

Cherokee County Administrative Building First Project for JEDA FAS

GAFFNEY, SC - With the guidance of JEDA’s Financial Advisory Services (FAS), Cherokee County secured a low cost of funds for their new administration building, financed in large part by $9 million in privately placed general obligation bonds. Read more »
Jul 26
2011

JEDA Program to Spur More than $180 Million in Lending

COLUMBIA, SC – The South Carolina Jobs-Economic Development Authority (JEDA) will be leveraging $18 million in federal funds to spur more than $180 million in job-creating lending activity to small businesses. Read more »
Jul 06
2011

JEDA Helps Palmetto Health Build New Irmo Hospital

COLUMBIA, SC – Bond financing facilitated by the South Carolina Jobs-Economic Development Authority (JEDA) will help Palmetto Health build a new Palmetto Health Baptist Parkridge campus, a full-service, 76-bed hospital in the Irmo area. Read more »
Jun 21
2011

New Upstate Medical School funded by Innovative JEDA Bond Financing

SPARTANBURG, SC –A new medical school in the Upstate is being funded by innovative bond financing facilitated by the South Carolina Jobs-Economic Development Authority (JEDA). Read more »
Jun 02
2011

Innovative JEDA Bond Funding to Help Wofford College Renovate, Expand

Innovative bond financing facilitated by the South Carolina Jobs-Economic Development Authority (JEDA) will help Wofford College, one of South Carolina’s landmark institutions of higher education, to renovate and expand. Read more »
Apr 12
2011

JEDA Bond Funding Helps Spartanburg Get a New YMCA

SPARTANBURG, SC – Bond financing facilitated by the South Carolina Jobs-Economic Development Authority (JEDA) is helping the YMCA of Greater Spartanburg build a new home on its current Pine Street property.    The $10 million in tax-free economic development revenue bonds will be used to help pay for the demolition of the existing building on the 10-acre site and replacing it with a new facility designed to better serve the wellness needs of the Spartanburg community. Read more »
Apr 05
2011

JEDA Hosts National Facilities Financing Conference in Charleston

COLUMBIA, SC – The S.C. Jobs-Economic Development Authority (JEDA) is hosting a national conference of health and educational facilities financing officials in Charleston in April. Read more »
Mar 15
2011

JEDA Bond Funding Helps Porter-Gaud School Re-Finance, Expand

CHARLESTON, SC – Bond financing facilitated by the South Carolina Jobs-Economic Development Authority (JEDA) will help Porter-Gaud School in Charleston re-finance and expand. Read more »
Mar 01
2011

JEDA Bond Funding Helps Finance Goodwill Growth in Rock Hill

ROCK HILL, SC - Bond financing facilitated by the South Carolina Jobs-Economic Development Authority (JEDA) is helping Goodwill Industries of the Southern Piedmont relocate to a new retail store and donation center in Rock Hill. Read more »
Feb 01
2011

JEDA Bond Funding Helps YMCA of Sumter Refinance, Expand

SUMTER, SC – Bond financing facilitated by the South Carolina Jobs-Economic Development Authority (JEDA) is helping the YMCA of Sumter mark the 100th anniversary of being in its own home.The $1.35 million in tax-free economic development revenue bonds will help to refinance prior loans on new property and facilities on Patriot Parkway and the existing Sumter Family YMCA on Miller Road, and to pay for construction and building improvements to accommodate expanded wellness and recreational programs that serve individuals and families in an expanded area of Sumter County.After meeting in downtown space for 20 years, the YMCA of Sumter built... Read more »
Jan 04
2011

Charleston Day School Renovates and Expands using JEDA Bond Financing

CHARLESTON, S.C. — Bond financing facilitated by the South Carolina Jobs-Economic Development Authority (JEDA) will help Charleston Day School expand its facilities in historic downtown Charleston. Read more »
Dec 14
2010

JEDA Bond Funding Helps Testing-Materials Company Expand

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC – Bond financing facilitated by the South Carolina Jobs-Economic Development Authority (JEDA) will help a scientific testing supplies manufacturer expand its operations. Read more »
Dec 07
2010

York County opens New Metal Fabrication Plant financed by JEDA Bonds

ROCK HILL, SC – Bond financing facilitated by the South Carolina Jobs-Economic Development Authority (JEDA) will help a Canadian company establish its first manufacturing plant in the United States. Read more »
Nov 03
2010

New Goodwill Facility in Aiken financed by JEDA Bond Funding

Bond financing facilitated by the South Carolina Jobs-Economic Development Authority (JEDA) will help Goodwill Industries of Middle Georgia and the CSRA expand its operations and services with a new career campus in Aiken, SC. Read more »
Oct 27
2010

JEDA Funded IBHS Research Lab Featured in National News

Bond financing facilitated by JEDA helped with the construction of the Chester County facility, one which helps home and business owners everywhere weather the storm. The $9 million in tax-exempt bond funding secured by the Florida-based Institute for Business & Home Safety (IBHS) was used to help finance a state-of-the-art, multi-peril applied research and training laboratory on a 90-acre site near Richburg in Chester County. The multi-peril research and training laboratory includes full-scale testing of buildings against wind, rain, hail and fire. Read more information on how JEDA helped facilitate bond financing for this facility. Read more »
Sep 21
2010

Oconee Medical Center Secures Financial Future with JEDA Bond Refunding

SENECA, S.C. – Bond financing facilitated by the South Carolina Jobs-Economic Development Authority (JEDA) will help Oconee Medical Center improve its financial health by taking advantage of reduced interest rates and lower associated fees and costs. Read more »
Aug 26
2010

JEDA Helps Refinance Roper St. Francis Healthcare Revenue Bonds

Bond financing facilitated by the South Carolina Jobs-Economic Development Authority (JEDA) has helped Roper St. Francis Healthcare in Charleston restructure a portion of its outstanding debt. Read more »
Jul 27
2010

JEDA Announces Completion of Bond Financing for Clemson-SCRA Innovation Center

ANDERSON, SC and COLUMBIA, SC – The South Carolina Jobs-Economic Development Authority (JEDA), Anderson County and SCRA announce this week that bond financing for SCRA’s portion of the Clemson-SCRA Innovation Center in Anderson has been closed and completed. JEDA issued the tax-exempt bonds and facilitated the financing to assist SCRA in carrying out its public mission to deploy the Center, in compliance with the South Carolina Innovation Centers Act of 2005. Slated to open in the spring of 2011, this unique new facility is now under construction in the Clemson University Advanced Materials Center next to the Clemson University Advanced... Read more »
Jun 15
2010

JEDA Bond Funding Helps Re-Finance AnMed Health's Expansion

ANDERSON, S.C. – Bond financing facilitated by the South Carolina Jobs-Economic Development Authority (JEDA) has helped AnMed Health better ensure its financial well being as it moves into its second century of service to the Upstate. Read more »
May 26
2010

Stimulus Money from JEDA Helps Mast General Store Move to Columbia

COLUMBIA, S.C. – New stimulus money and an old-time general store concept have come together in a project that developers and city leaders are optimistic will be a key to the retail revival of downtown Columbia. Read more »
May 12
2010

Coastal Carolina Expands Student Housing through JEDA Bond Funding

CONWAY, SC – Bond financing facilitated by the South Carolina Jobs-Economic Development Authority (JEDA) has helped Coastal Carolina University (CCU) expand its housing options for students at the growing institution. Read more »
Apr 27
2010

Goodwill Grows in Sumter, Conway and Summerville with JEDA Bond Funding.

CHARLESTON, S.C. - Bond financing facilitated by the South Carolina Jobs-Economic Development Authority (JEDA) has helped spread Goodwill further across the state. Read more »
Apr 14
2010

Lander University Launches Unique Projects in Greenwood using a JEDA Bond

GREENWOOD, SC - Bond financing facilitated by the South Carolina Jobs-Economic Development Authority (JEDA) has helped Lander University launch two very different projects that each will contribute significantly to quality of life in the Greenwood area. Read more »
Mar 23
2010

MUSC Expansion Made Possible by JEDA Bond Funding

CHARLESTON, S.C. – Bond financing facilitated by the South Carolina Jobs-Economic Development Authority (JEDA) has helped the Medical University of South Carolina expand its facilities. Read more »
Feb 15
2010

IBHS Multi-Peril Research Lab Land in Chester funded through JEDA

CHESTER, S.C. – Bond financing facilitated by the South Carolina Jobs-Economic Development Authority (JEDA) has helped with the construction of a Chester County facility that plans to help home and business owners everywhere weather the storm. Read more »
Dec 08
2009

Harry A. Huntley, CPA, Named Executive Director at JEDA

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Harry A. Huntley, CPA, has been named Executive Director of the South Carolina Jobs-Economic Development Authority (JEDA). "Perhaps now more than ever, helping entrepreneurs gain access to capital is crucial to the economic development and financial well being of the State of South Carolina," Huntley said. Read more »
Nov 17
2009

Palmetto Health Finances its Future through a JEDA Bond

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Bond financing facilitated by the South Carolina Jobs-Economic Development Authority (JEDA) will help Palmetto Health pay off previous financing for major projects in Columbia and Easley and help pay for others. Read more »
Nov 10
2009

East Cooper Montessori Charter School Building Funded through JEDA

CHARLESTON, S.C. – Bond financing facilitated by the South Carolina Jobs-Economic Development Authority (JEDA) has helped secure the financial future of a fast-growing charter school in Mount Pleasant. Read more »