About Us

One Sumter represents a community-wide initiative to support and enhance economic activity in Sumter County. Dedicated to being a catalyst for change, One Sumter leverages the investment of its donors to build community collaboratives to tackle systemic challenges related to growth, economic development and workforce development. Bringing the business community, educators, public officials, faith-based organizations and non-profits together to focus on strategic initiatives and priorities that impact the entire community, the One Sumter Economic Development Foundation serves a unique role in supporting economic vitality of all of Sumter County and its five municipalities – Americus, Andersonville, DeSoto, Leslie and Plains.

“It’s time for us to come together as a community family and unwrap our future.”

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