With the help of a core group of very devoted people and a lot of effort, Rick, Paul and Dale strove to develop the bank -- certainly never straying from their original goal. Currently, First Reliance Bank is ranked in the top 20 banks in South Carolina based on asset size. The bank provides services to the Florence, Lexington/Columbia and Charleston markets of South Carolina. The bank has been recognized for its excellence, consisting of being named to the Dave Thomas Foundation's List of "Best Adoption-Friendly Workplaces" and the only company ever to be classified to The Top 25 Fastest Growing Companies in South Carolina four times performing. The bank has also been recognized numerous times as one of the Best Places to Work in South Carolina.