United Community Bank, Inc. Raises The Roof On Attainable Housing With $2,500 Donation

From left to right: Mikell Richards, VP Mortgage Originator and Sales/Regional Manager, United Community Bank, Inc., Wendy Bauerschmidt, Director of Development, Housing For All - Mount Pleasant, Melissa Moore, Director of Operations, Housing For All - Mount Pleasant, Chris Brooks, Vice Chair, Board of Directors, Housing For All - Mount Pleasant and Scott Garcia, Senior VP and Regional Banking Manager, United Community Bank, Inc.


MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (April 12, 2019) – Housing For All – Mount Pleasant (HFAMP) a 501(c)(3) nonprofit committed to fostering attainable housing in South Carolina’s fourth largest municipality, continues to build momentum with a generous $2,500 donation from United Community Bank, Inc.

“We are grateful for this new commitment from such an important community partner,” said Melissa Moore, director of operations for HFAMP. “This donation is the start of a larger partnership and validates the need for attainable workforce housing in Mount Pleasant.”

The donation makes United Community Bank, Inc. a “Roof Level” sponsor and highlights the important work being done to make attainable housing a reality for first responders, teachers, senior citizens and all of those affected by the ongoing regional housing crisis.

“As a community bank built on providing excellent service, we understand the issues affecting our friends and neighbors,” said Scott Garcia, senior vice president and regional banking manager for United Community Bank, Inc. “We are excited to partner with Housing for All – Mount Pleasant to develop important resources and solutions to this issue that affects everyone in this community.”

More than seven in ten workers in Mount Pleasant are forced to live elsewhere, often due to a lack of attainable housing options. Housing For All – Mount Pleasant is committed to bringing real solutions to address this crisis and create a closer, stronger community for all.

Through fundraising, advocacy and awareness building, Housing For All – Mount Pleasant, a registered 501(c)(3) organization, seeks to create, encourage and support the development of attainable housing for those who work, live, or hope to live, in Mount Pleasant. For more information, visit www.housingforallmtp.com.