Southern Bancorp
Community Partners

Calling all entrepreneurs, dreamers, and trail blazers

 

 

The Learning Center

Foster a strong financial future in your community by using our free, ready-to-use toolkits.

Turning Tax Time into Savings Time

Read about our Split, Save, and Win! Program that encourages savings through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance

 

 

Latest Policy Points

Into the Light: A Survey of Arkansas Borrowers Seven Years after State Supreme Court Bans Usurious Payday Lending Rates

Lending

Lending that helps turn dreams into reality.

Asset Building

Credit and homebuyer counseling, budget classes, and much more.

Public Policy

Advocating for policies that support working families.

For thirty years, Southern Bancorp Community Partners has been working to provide entrepreneurs, homeowners, and individuals with the financial tools needed to achieve the American Dream – regardless of their zip code. From credit repair and financial education to lending and public policy advocacy, Southern Bancorp Community Partners has a long history of creating economic opportunity in communities that need it most.

View our Impact Map to learn some of their stories.

Thoughts on Emergency Savings …from the Shoulder of I-40

Thoughts on Emergency Savings …from the Shoulder of I-40

By James Owen, 2016-2017 Southern Bancorp Fellow For the past fifteen months, I have worked as a policy fellow at Southern Bancorp, learning about smart savings habits and benefits, statistics about individual and family savings, and Southern’s many savings services...

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