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FSC First Engaging with the Town of Brentwood!

26 May 2016 | Under News | Posted by | 0 Comments

A great morning engagement with the Town of Brentwood in Maryland!  FSC First Business Development manager, J. Steward Smith and Prince George’s County EDC Manager of Small Business Services, Kisha Logan making things happen with the Mayor Rocio Treminio-Lopez, Town Administrator, C. Reginald Bagley, Council Member, Regina M. Morlan, and Maryland State Delegate, Diana M. […]

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Gift Basket to Support The Lofton Scholarship Fund!

3 May 2016 | Under News | Posted by | 0 Comments

FSC First committed to donating a gift basket for the silent auction filled with gratuities representative of Prince George’s County and FSC First.  The basket was on display at the MEDA conference; 100% of the proceeds from the auction support the Lofton Scholarship Fund (LSF).  The LSF can be accessed throughout the year by any MEDA […]

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Strayhorn’s Gentle Care Open House!

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Strayhorn’s Gentle Care LLC (SGC) was organized in 2013 by Bernice Strayhorn, CEO, as a small, 3-bed private room assisted living facility in Capitol Heights, Prince George’s County, MD. The goal of the facility is to provide those in need with housing while at the same time creating an environment that fosters love and respect, gives […]

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President Obama increases funding for SBA loan programs

19 Feb 2016 | Under News | Posted by | 0 Comments

SBA Administrator, Maria Contreras-Sweet announced that “. . . the President signed the FY16 Omnibus Bill . . . coming out of one of the most successful and record breaking years for the SBA, I am encouraged by the FY16 Omnibus Bill and the opportunities it provide SBA moving forward.  This FY16 budget authorizes $26.5 […]

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CPA firm selected for The Accounting Clinic

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FSC First is pleased to announce that it has selected Gonzalez & Hawkins (“G&H”) – a small minority-owned CPA firm based in Upper Marlboro, MD to provide financial consulting and training to small businesses selected through the FSC First Accounting Clinic. About the Partners Alejandro Gonzalez, MBA, CPA Founder, Senior Partner Mr. Gonzalez is a […]

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RANKED #1 SBA COMMUNITY ADVANTAGE LENDER in the Washington Metropolitan Area

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FSC First was selected to participate in the SBA Community Advantage Pilot Program and landed the coveted #1 ranking in 2015.  The Pilot Program was designed to increase SBA-guaranteed loans to small businesses in underserved areas and is currently set to expire March 15, 2017.  On December 28, 2015, SBA was authorized to extend the term of […]

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POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT

20 Nov 2015 | Under News | Posted by | 0 Comments

FSC First is seeking to fill its Commercial Loan Underwriter position. The successful candidate should possess current and relevant knowledge and credit analysis skills of SBA and other non- traditional loan products. This is a full time, salaried position, with fringe benefits.

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FSC First Celebrates Success with the Wealth Syndicate VIP Boot Camp Awards Ceremony

10 Jun 2014 | Under Events, News | Posted by | 0 Comments

Shelly M. Gross-Wade, President & CEO of FSC First announced five business owners were among the 18 graduates from the FSC First Wealth Syndicate VIP Boot Camp who received $945,000 in new loan commitments at an awards presentation held on Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at the Newton White Mansion.  An additional $1,055,000 in loan requests […]

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Pr. George’s council approves deal to revitalize University Town Center in Hyattsville

12 Nov 2013 | Under News | Posted by | 0 Comments

Prince George’s County and Hyattsville has granted developer Echo Realty a $3.5 million subsidy package which it will use to revitalize University Town Center, and on Tuesday, the county approved a $1.1 million tax deal for the development project, The Washington Post reported. University Town Center is an entertainment, office and housing community, and has […]

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FSC First Funds $15,150,000 for Economic Development Project in Camp Springs, MD

13 Feb 2013 | Under News | Posted by | 0 Comments

FSC First recently approved a 117 room hotel to be built in Camp Springs, MD, the Hampton Inn Suites. This was a great partnership between FSC First and its resource partners. Monies for the project were sourced from FSC First, a traditional bank partner CDC, the Economic Development Incentive Fund, and the Maryland Neighborhood Business […]

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