The Byerly Foundation serves as a catalyst for positive change in the Hartsville community by working with public and private interests to improve educational, economic and social outcomes for all citizens.
The Byerly Foundation strives to demonstrate the following values in our work and our funding decisions:
We value the trust of the community and believe that operating with integrity contributes to the Foundation’s credibility.
The Board strives to leverage the assets of the Foundation to achieve our mission, while working to preserve the corpus of funds to ensure the sustainability of the Foundation and its ability to continue meeting needs within the Hartsville community.
In all that we do, the focus is making a positive impact and benefit for Hartsville, South Carolina.
The Byerly Foundation will demonstrate both empathy and understanding in dealing with the unique and challenging needs facing the citizens of Hartsville.
We value the opinions and insights of all stakeholders. We will seek feedback from our stakeholders to help inform our policies, positions and decisions.
We will be the conduit that facilitates the development and strengthening of mutually beneficial organizational relationships helping groups and individuals work together on behalf of Hartsville’s citizens.
The Byerly Foundation has been active in supporting the city of Hartsville as it improves the surrounding recreation areas. Several years ago The Foundation took the lead in making grants to fund a major soccer and ball complex. Over the years the Foundation contributed $650,000 to help jumpstart the funding for what is now called Byerly Park,
Released March 27, 2019 THE BYERLY FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES 2019/2020 GRANT CYCLE Hartsville, SC – The Byerly Foundation will open the 2019/2020 grant cycle...READ MORE
Hartsville, SC – The Byerly Foundation will open the 2018/2019 grant cycle on May 1, 2018. The Foundation will accept grants through June 15. The Board...READ MORE