SOUTH CAROLINA CHAPTER
An Autonomous and Independent Chapter of the
AMERICAN PAYROLL ASSOCIATION
Post Office Box 8152
Columbia, South Carolina 29202-8152
The South Carolina Chapter of the American Payroll Associations - SCAPA -was founded in November, 1987 and has enjoyed a continually growing membership since that time. The chapter and several individual members have won awards and been recognized by the American Payroll Association for involvement in National Payroll Week, National Congress Activities, Speaker Bureaus, National Hotline, Donald Sharper Award, Meritorious Service Award, CHAMPS and Board of Advisors.
Members of SCAPA administer payrolls ranging in size from 20 to over 20,000 employees, representing many types of private businesses and governmental organizations. Chapter meetings are scheduled at various locations around the state on the third Thursday of every even month. Meetings focus on a variety of payroll related topics. Networking and round table discussions are an intricate part of the meetings. Personal and Professional development is also emphasized.
The chapter offers an annual CPP training course that qualifies for RCH credits. Each year the chapter honors a Payroll Professional of the Year. The South Carolina Chapter co-sponsors with the North Carolina, Charlotte, Triad, Upstate South Carolina and the Western Piedmont Chapters the Carolina Payroll Conference held in November each year in Myrtle Beach SC.