With help from a core group of extremely devoted people and a lot of elbow grease, Rick, Paul and Dale worked hard to shape the bank-- never straying from their original vision. Today, First Reliance Bank is ranked in the top 20 banks in South Carolina based on asset size. The bank serves the Florence, Lexington/Columbia and Charleston markets of South Carolina. The bank has been recognized for its success, including being named to the Dave Thomas Foundation's List of "Best Adoption-Friendly Workplaces" and the only company ever to be named to The Top 25 Fastest Growing Companies in South Carolina four times running. The bank has also been recognized many times as one of the Best Places to Work in South Carolina.